Vice President of Operations
Aran Walker serves as Vice President of Operations at SBT Partners bringing over 17 years of experience in both technical and managerial roles. He attended the University of Vermont where he majored in Microbiology & Molecular Genetics. He began his career in IT as a network administrator for a nationwide customs brokerage firm. He then moved into a consultative role at a Vermont-based VAR where he implemented business solutions utilizing Citrix and Microsoft Server technologies. Aran achieved numerous Microsoft and Citrix certifications and was promoted to Senior System Architect for the project team. He subsequently joined a leading Boston-based VAR as a senior systems engineer where he implemented enterprise level solutions. He later joined the company’s managed services team to serve as their top technical resource to support enterprise level clients. Aran soon took on a management role within the managed services practice where he helped create the company’s network operations center (NOC) with responsibility for recruiting outstanding technical talent and developing quality of service best practices.
At SBT Partners, Aran ensures that daily operations run smoothly across all areas of the business. He directly coordinates the activities of the technical team with involvement in HR, accounting, contract administration, internal systems, sales, and marketing. He also serves as the senior technical resource for server and storage technologies.
Aran’s enterprise-level technical background, his thorough understanding of operating a managed services business, and his solid commitment to quality of service make him ideally suited for this role. Aran ensures the delivery of the right services, in the right way, by the right people to ensure that SBT Partners exceeds its client satisfaction goals.