Bloggers Bios

Meet the team of K3 professionals who will be posting to provide their views, tips and insight.

 Alexey Makarenko
Alexey is an AX developer, who has been working on K3 projects for almost 2 years, most of which were spent on Retail, Sales Ledger and Call Centre modules. In his spare time Alexey likes to study psychology and master decision-making skills.


Andrew Harding
Andy is a warehousing consultant with over 15 years experience in various industries from automotive to retail. As an AX Consultant for K3 Retail he has previously worked within warehouses of all shapes and sizes.


Awni Al Sadeq
I’m a Senior AX Consultant/Developer with over six years in AX delivering projects to various sectors such as car manufacturing and food distribution. Prior to that I was a .Net developer. I always strive to be up to date with technologies. I like gadgets and cars and aim not to miss any grand prix!


Ed Phillips
Ed started working with AX at a large global IT consultancy and has now been working with the product for over 6 years. As Business Analyst, Ed actually enjoys documentation and capturing best practices as part of AX implementations. Through this blog he aims to share these findings with you.


Ian Feetenby
Ian is an AX Consultant/Developer with over 14 years’ experience in the AX world. Through his posts he will be sharing with you what he learns about AX Retail in particular technical/development knowledge that is key to getting the best from AX.


Jason Howell
Jason is a Buying and Merchandising professional who confounds the other K3 AX team members by asking annoying questions. Maybe he has asked some of the same ones you have? Since this photo was taken Jason’s AX knowledge has got larger and his waist has got smaller. The two are not connected.


John Burke
John is a Dynamics AX 2012 developer and designer. Having started out in training and support, he enjoys making systems work, and understands the challenges that customers face when working with complex ERP software.


Julie Gower
As a Senior AX Retail Consultant, Julie is part of the Multi-Channel team at K3 and has over 25 years’ experience in the Retail industry, with many large ERP implementations under her belt. She is passionate about all things Retail and spends her weekends indulging in Retail therapy…all in the pursuit of knowledge of course!


Kalle SõberKalle Sõber
Kalle is a software architect and developer with a finance and manufacturing background. Kalle has worked on various AX versions for the last 15 years (gradually moving from XAL to AX) but likes to occasionally jump into the worlds of .NET, SQL Server, BI, and web technologies. Over the years, Kalle has gathered experience integrating AX with various 3rd party systems.


Malcolm Burtt
Malcolm is a propeller head who has embraced the Dynamics AX platform for more than 16 years. Malcolm loves pushing the platform to its limits; finding the right solution and maximising its performance. When not messing about in AX, Malcolm loves reading and sailing…but his two boys generally have other ideas about what he should be doing which is okay given that both boys are fun to be with.


Neil BryceNeil Bryce
Neil has spent 16 years delivering ERP and CRM implementations. A qualified Management Accountant with 9 years’ experience in Finance in the manufacturing sector, he has worked in a variety of roles, including solution architecture, product management and consulting. However his most challenging role is being owned by Dylan, his neurotic Welsh Springer Spaniel.


Nick_PriceNick Price
Nick has over 15 years experience in the Retail ERP sector following 12 years working in the Retail fashion sector in various Merchandising roles. Recent  work includes QA, UAT Support and Implementation consultancy.


Rosie Jones
Rosie is a Dynamics AX 2012 Developer Consultant, with several years experience in implementing AX. Although she loves having her head stuck in code all day and designing solutions for K3, her life wouldn’t be complete without her motorbike and Japanese Chin… oh and of course the lovely husband!


Srinivasa Nerukonda
Srini is an AX developer with over 5 years of development experience in various implementation projects. Through this blog he intends to share his past/future experiences customizing dynamics AX.


Simon Williams
While he hopes you find some value in his postings on Dynamics, architecture and the retail industry, his proudest work is done in his backyard building tree forts and sandpits.


Steve Snowden
Steve is a Dynamics AX2012 Trade and Logistics consultant at K3, with 15 year’s experience of Operations Management and Business Transformation. Even with the demands of family life and occasional attempts at maintaining fitness, he finds time to be passionate about AX2012 and business transformation through ERP.


Steven GalvinSteven Galvin
Steven is a Senior .NET Developer with many years of experience in all areas of the software development lifecycle of multi-tiered web-based and desktop applications, from analysis, design, development, testing, through to implementation and support. A self-motivated creative and adaptable team leader and team player, working to corporate standards, achieving challenging timescales.


Steven WestwickSteven Westwick
Steven is a Retail Consultant with 7 years of retail system implementation experience working with many tier 1/2 customers. Previously he has 7 years experience on the shop floor and warehouse. Steven has recently moved into AX providing his knowledge of Retail to the team.


Stuart Honour
Stuart is a technology guru, with over a decade of experience implementing and supporting Microsoft Dynamics and IT Infrastructures solutions: if it has a plug attached somewhere, and you have a problem, he’s your man.


Tom Jaep
Tom lives in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire and has been developing in Dynamics AX for more than 9 years. Tom plays piano in his spare time and used to be a Piano teacher. He also likes to spend time fishing, shooting, gun dog training and taking photographs. His claim to fame is that his Great Great Uncle was Sir Edward Elgar.


Vasiliy Kovalenko
Vasiliy is a Senior AX developer with more than 12 years of experience in different areas including warehouse management, financials and integrations with 3rd party systems. He likes doing web development which opens new horizons with D365. In his spare time Vasiliy likes to play with DIY electronics.


Volodymyr ZhelyazkoVolodymyr Zhelyazko
Volodymyr is an AX developer with 12 years of experience during which time he has worked with many different AX modules including a big warehouse implementation project. Has lots of experience integrating AX with different 3rd party systems and can turn his hand to .NET and T-SQL development when needed.