Interview with Rob Wirszycz

Robert (Rob) Wirszycz joined the IT industry at the relatively late age of 31 having worked in teaching and copy-writing abroad. By 38 he was director general of the UK’s Computing Services and Software Association. He doubled the membership in two years and restarted relations with government.

He went on to work for EDS for three years. He developed a career as an angel investor, mentor and NED, working with a collection of companies that give him an unparalleled view of issues in and prospects for the tech industry. He is to become the next head of the Worshipful Company of Information Technologists and shares with the Archive his aims for his tenure.