Neil Illsley

IT Strategy & Services Manager

Villa Maria Estate

Neil Illsley is the IT Strategy and Services Manager for Villa Maria Estate, New Zealand’s most awarded winery. With over 20 years’ experience working in IT in the UK and New Zealand, and having worked for other household names like Tegel Foods. Neil has a real passion for transforming businesses and enabling improvement through the use of technology and systems. In his current role he is forging a strategy to modernise the companies systems and provide a platform to ensure the continued growth of the business. Neil’s strength lies not only in identifying deficient systems and processes, he will then go on to build and lead expert teams to address these shortfalls through successful project delivery.