John Taylor joined Bentley Systems in 2011 and is the Senior Director for Reality Modelling.
John has over 30 years of experience in the Federal, State and Local Government, Defence & Emergency Services, Utilities, Transportation and Geospatial markets, holding various senior management and consulting positions. His role focuses on the portfolio development of Bentley's Reality Modelling Solutions across all Infrastructure Sectors in Asia Pacific, and is Bentley's Global Defence Business lead.
Prior to joining Bentley, John held positions as: a corporate director with an Abu Dhabi based geospatial data services company; a senior consultant with PA Consulting’s information solutions division in UK and UAE; and was the lead GIS subject matter expert with the UK Ministry of Defence. He has lectured in GIS, spatial analysis and data management up to MSc level and is a qualified Chartered Surveyor (RICS.
Educated at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and the University of Edinburgh, John has an MSc in GIS and a Diploma in Defence Geospatial Information Management. John is based in the Gold Coast, Australia.