Brad Coughlan

National Government Industry Manager, Microsoft Australia

​Brad has 25 years’ experience in information and communications technology (ICT) and related industries, and has worked extensively in both the private and public sectors.

Coughlan is currently National Government Industry Manager for Microsoft in Australia, after serving as Victorian State Government Account Manager for his first seven years at Microsoft.

His past roles include sales, ICT management, CIO, corporate strategy, corporate services, ICT Consulting, business group management, ICT training and support, business analysis, and project and program management.

During his career in ICT, he has lived in Melbourne and London, and has worked on a range of eGovernment consulting assignments in Australia, England, and Ireland.

Brad lives in Melbourne and loves golf, tennis, red wine, and travel (particularly when they’re all combined in some way), and enjoys the season-to-season roller-coaster ride of being a Hawthorn supporter (Austalian rules football).