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Beveryley HeadBeverley Head began writing about the business of technology in London in 1983. After moving to Australia in 1987 she became the IT editor of the Australian Financial Review, taking the once weekly section daily, before becoming the newspaper's features editor. Now a freelance writer she continues to focus on business and technology, and is a senior enterprise writer for iTWire based in Sydney. She has written for a wide range of publications including The Age, BRW, Boss, Campus Review, Education Review, Information Age, iTWire, The Sheet and The Sydney Morning Herald. In 2004 she was awarded the Kester Cranswick lifetime achievement award for her work as an IT journalist.

Beverley, who was born in the North of England , holds a Bachelor of Arts in Metallurgy and the Science of Materials from Oxford University and a deep affection for things which are shaken not stirred..

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