Meet the 2020 Friends of Redgate

The Friends of Redgate program is an exclusive group of influential and active community members, such as popular blog writers, speakers, consultants, as well as Microsoft Data Platform MVPs.

Find out more about the Friends of Redgate.

Aaron Nelson

Power BI Architect, Consultant, MVP


Alessandro Alpi

DataOps, DBA and Team Leader, MVP

Engage IT Services

Andrew Clarke

Database Developer


Andy Yun

Field Solutions Architect

Pure Storage

Ben Brown

Data Technical Lead

Miller Insurance

Bjoern Peters

Senior Consultant - Microsoft Data Platform & Azure

Kramer & Crew GmbH

Brian Killen

Engineering Manager -DBA and Systems Reliability

Regional Finance (Regional Management Corp.)

Bob Walker

VP of Customer Success

Octopus Deploy

Brent McCracken

MCM, Database Administrator

Kiwibank Limited

Brian Randell

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP, Partner

MCW Technologies

Chris Voss

Database Engineer

Fresenius Medical Care North Carolina

Chris Yates

Senior Vice President, Managing Director of Data and Architecture

Republic Bank

Chris Hyde

Owner and Principal Consultant

Hydrate Consulting LLC

Daniel Mate

Senior Software Developer

Allan Gray Proprietary Limited

Kellyn Pot’Vin-Gorman

Customer Success Engineer


Deepthi Goguri

Database Administrator

Intone Networks Inc;

Demetrio Inacio da Silva

Data Analyst

Lanlink Informática Ltda

Ed Leighton-Dick

Consultant, Trainer, Database Administrator

Kingfisher Technologies

Eduardo Piairo

Operations Engineer, Speaker

Skim Technologies

Elizabeth Baron


Frank Geisler

Lead/Manager, Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP

GDS Business Intelligence GmbH

Hamish Watson

Microsoft Data Platform MVP and DevOps Alchemist at morph iT

Morph iT

Hendrik Wentzel

Independent Consultant


Hugo Kornelis

Database Consultant, Contractor, MVP

JuTi Holding BV

Ike Ellis

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP

Crafting Bytes

James McGillivray

Director: Content Creation and Customer Delivery

Cobalt Analytics

Jeff Taylor

Principal Data Consultant

Fulton Analytics

Ken Muse

Director of Consulting, MVP


Mads Fog



Mark Gould


Spindlemedia, Inc

Matt Slocum

Speaker, Database Administrator

SNL Financial LLC

Matt Gordon

Director of Data and Infrastructure

Mitchel Sellers

Trainer, Contractor, MVP, Consultant

IowaComputerGurus, Inc.

Monica Rathbun

Consultant, MVP

Denny Cherry and Associates Consulting

Neil Hambly


Beacon Intelligence Limited

Ola Hallengren

MVP, Technical Architect

Saxo Bank

Pamela Mooney

Senior Database Administrator, Trainer

NISA Investment Advisors, LLC

Paul Hunter

Database Developer


Paulo Morgado

Senior Premier Field Engineer


Peter Shore

Database Administrator

Chipotle Mexican Grill

Rob Richardson

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP, .NET Developer

Richardson & Sons, LLC

Rodney Kidd

Contractor, Database Developer

K-R-Squared Limited

Scott Sauber

Technical Architect

Lean TECHniques Inc.

Thailo Van Ree

Lead/Manager, Trainer, Consultant


Tim Radney

Consultant, MVP, Database Administrator


Torsten Strauß


Troy Hunt

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP, Technical Architect


Uwe Ricken

Managing Director. MVP

db Berater GmbH