Brian Reid is a consultant, instructor and author specialising in Azure, Office 365 and Microsoft Exchange Server as well the UK director of Microsoft Gold Partner, NB Consult. With 20 years of experience in Microsoft and related technologies as well as many years of experience in helping customers to design and integrate Microsoft Exchange Server, Active Directory and Office 365. Additionally, Brian is skilled at migrating from earlier versions of Exchange to the latest versions and to Office 365 as well as from other email server products that are available. Brian specialises in Exchange Server design and architecture, problem remediation and ensuring your IT department are fully able to support your chosen email server solution.
Brian has passed both the Microsoft Certified Master and Microsoft Certified Solutions Master in Exchange Server, placing him amongst a handful of Exchange Server experts in the United Kingdom and equally small number worldwide who have both the MCM certification and MVP award. Brian also was one of the instructors on this program, and only one of two Exchange Server experts from outside Microsoft to teach the Exchange Server masters program.
Brian is a speaker at events such as Ignite and the Microsoft Exchange Conference and is used frequently by Microsoft UK to provide Executive Briefings on Exchange Server and Office 365 to industry leading companies in his role as a virtual Technical Solutions Provider (vTSP).
Brian lives in the UK and is married with three children.