Bob Cole had a wide range of professional, management and executive experience with IBM, both in Australia and in several overseas locations including New York, Tokyo and Hong Kong. He has postgraduate qualifications in business administration, adult education and training, information technology and corporate governance.

He now operates his own business, CMS Consulting and Training, which specialises in business, management and employee training for organisations of all sizes. The range of services offered includes:


  • executive coaching
  • management and leadership training
  • strategic planning workshop
  • communications skills
  • team building
  • managing change
  • project management
  • presentation skills
  • training and assessment services

Training can be provided in-house or externally. Diagnostic tools such as MBTI, DISC and EQ are used as appropriate and the training may form part of a accredited AQF qualification as required by the client.

Bob Cole, our Education Adviser and Principal Consultant.


Krishan Anand

Cloud Technology and Security Education

The current series of 1 Day courses are run at the Westin Sydney and are conducted by Dr. Krishan Anand and Mr. Graham Carruthers. Dr. Anand  is an ex IBM Senior Instructor and is widely known in ICT in the world of Computer Networks Systems, Security and Applications. He has been an Enterprise Architect, Program Manager, CIO, Technical Account Manager, and  a Public Speaker at Industry Forums such as for CIOs. He has authored several books on Strategy, Project Management  Security and Cloud Solutions. 


Mr. Carruthers is an ICT veteran who has been the CEO and at the helm of ICT organisations. He has wide delivery experience in Satellite Education with IBM Australia and has operational experience in running large business teams in Australia. He has travelled extensively in the USA and South East Asia and is also an expert in business and technology innovation. 


Dr. Anand has conducted Training and Consultancies at IBM, SUN Microsystems, CBA, Westpac, Telstra, Optus, ANZ, Optus, IGA, Vodafone, CSC, and Sydney Universities: UTS, Macquarie and Sydney. He has conducted training seminars in New York and San Francisco and at New Delhi, Mumbai and in Taipei, Singapore, Jakarta and Bangkok. 


The latest series of courses include: (click on links below for course each outline)

- BMC001: Enterprise ICT  Strategy and Solutions 

- BMC002: Digital System Performance Enhancement 


- BMC003: Enterprise Security Formation Planning and Controls 


- BMC004: Cloud Strategy Solutions and Implications 

- BMC005 Enterprise ICT Strategy and Best Practices 

After each course a Scoping Project can be launched based on situational requirements. The project will detail further a road map of projects with time frames. 


The course venue is The Westin @ 1 Martin Place Sydney NSW 2000 
Each course is a One Day event and costs $599 and Starts at 9AM and lasts till 4PM. 
Site courses for up to TEN students will draw a fee of $5000 plus GST. 
Costs include all study material and is inclusive of lunch, morning and afternoon Tea and Coffee 
Please phone M 0414 725 876 to book and to make a choice on a convenient date 
The course content, pre requisites, audience are available via email on request