Iain Hardcastle

Senior Consultant

Iain has over 20 year’s experience working with all sizes of enterprise either as a consultant or internal IT. He is a versatile and skilled technologist with excellent hands-on experience producing complex IT services and systems. Well-rounded in all aspects of information technology, he provides a balanced view and approach to resolving problems and achieving long-term results.

Most recently, Iain was employed as a Senior Manager at Deloitte where he was responsible for all aspects of IT infrastructure for the Bermuda and Caribbean region. In addition Iain performed client consulting work to several large financial institutions based in Bermuda.

  • CISSP, CISSO
  • Design and Implementation of highly secure and available disaster proof IT infrastructure using variety of technologies from best of breed vendors including Cisco, CheckPoint, Stonesoft, Tegile, VMware, Riverbed etc.
  • Design and Implementation of large and small scale VPN deployments using products and technologies from Cisco, CheckPoint, Stonesoft and Nokia.
  • Budgeting and TCO prediction, determine CAP and OP/EX of existing or proposed solutions, streamline IT balance sheets and achieve general TCO savings by applying best practices and creative, common sense solutions.
  • Wireless backhaul design and implementation using technology from various manufacturers including Cisco, Redline and Dragonwave.
  • Broad understanding of Cisco core infrastructure, wireless, voice, perimeter and security products including design, deployment and troubleshooting.
  • Experienced working within ISO27001:2013 and NIST frameworks
"We work each day, safe in the knowledge that our technology environment and systems will run smoothly, and are being looked after by the best firm in Bermuda”
Scott Barnett President at Life & Annuity Services
"Oxygen’s attention to detail is impressive, regular communication and management reporting keeps us informed of progress allowing us to make strategic decisions with confidence"
Chris Morris Partner at Arthur Morris & Company
"Their response time is excellent and their customer service is first rate. Our staff love them all, we love them and I continue to sing their praises to everyone I can.”
K M Durham Director at Amicus Law Chambers