Our People

Our Management Team

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Grant Margison

Director and Strategy Lead

Grant co-founded Information Leadership, combining his experience in corporate management roles with his passion to help organisations get the most from technology and information.

Grant heads up the strategic direction and innovation at Information Leadership, working closely with clients and consultants.

He particularly enjoys making complex concepts easily understandable and make sure that business results are always kept top of mind.

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Sarah Heal

Director and Operations Manager

Sarah co-founded Information Leadership and is an enthusiastic advocate for the power of information. 

Her energy & commitment to delivering great outcomes supports Information Leadership’s team and customers in getting the results that they need and want.

Her deep recordkeeping, change management and information management background has helped set IL apart. She actively participates in the executive level governance and change management for many projects.

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David Seel

Major Implementations & Technical Services Manager

David is an outstanding technical and project leader who has been delivering successful projects at Information Leadership for the past 15 years.

He is unique in possessing a deep technical and systems knowledge while also understanding what it takes to deliver projects in complex and changing organisations.

David’s experience includes major implementations and migrations in the commercial, health, science, utility and local authority sectors. 


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Chrissie Curtis

Wellington Consulting Manager

Chrissie brings a relentless focus on customer satisfaction to everything she does.

With over 10 years experience at Information Leadership Chrissie’s in-depth knowledge of solutions helps Information Leadership’s customers quickly get the results that they need.

She is particularly adept at running projects with technical complexity and ensuring that all pieces of the technical solution align and work well together.

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Mark Watson

365 Implementation & Usability Design

Mark is an experienced technical solutions consultant with a  focus on the design and deployment of modern digital workplaces, intranets, extranets, mobility and workflow solutions.

He is an exceptional workshop leader and enjoys engaging stakeholders and end users to bring everyone on a digital journey. 

Mark’s strengths include combining cutting edge usability design and best practices in business analysis, infrastructure and information architecture into his solutions.


Katherine Deacon

365 Implementation Lead 

Katherine leads a wide range of Office 365 projects including intranet, data analysis and governance as well as business process review & improvement.

She has an aptitude for translating business requirements into technical solutions & coming up with well thought through solutions to complex problems.

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Ian Morrish

Technical Director – Infrastructure and Cloud Platforms

Ian is one of New Zealand’s most experienced experts in Microsoft technologies with a deep knowledge of all matters SharePoint and Office 365. 

Prior to joining Information Leadership, Ian was a consultant at Microsoft for 10 years where he focused on collaboration and knowledge management systems implementation. 

Ian has developed Information Leadership’s Wellington based technical centre of excellence and continues to be hands on in the development and mentoring of Information Leadership and customer staff.

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Jos Auker-Woor

Technical Director – Development

Jos is a talented developer who has been the lead architect for Information Leadership’s iWorkplace product line. 

Jos’ experience spans more than 20 years and he is adept at adopting new technology and ways of working to ensure that Information Leadership customers are always getting the best solutions and approaches at any point in time.  

His trouble-shooting experience is second to none and he is often able to quickly resolve problems that have others stumped.