Originally from the West coast of Scotland - where Alistairs' Grand Parents ran a successful fish and chip shop. Alistair gained work experience with IBM both in the call centre handling technical calls and fitting PC hardware on a production line.
Alistair has also worked as a Shop Assistant, and Volunteer. In his spare time he likes to play golf to an amateur level and keep up to date with technology news and trends.
In 2009 after studying Computing Science and Information Technology at the University of Highlands and Islands Alistair moved to central Scotland and began to trade as a Web Design freelancer for 3 years. This gave Alistair an overall good experience and allowed him to deliver services to small businesses.
During the time since, Alistair has worked on-site for a number of companies helping them develop successful public and private facing web applications, and now Studio Crafted has been created as a freelance-type-agency available for those who want to invest in web driven projects.
In the past Alistair has been recognised as a well-rounded industry professional, commissed to Author learning manuals and write articles for the sector. He has also won awards for both design and sales.
Alistair is a supporter for mental health who participates in charity and voluntary areas when possible. He likes what Aiden Hatfield is doing for mental health by donating 50% of profits through In Music We Trust clothing to mental health in England and Wales. Alistairs' chosen Scottish charity is SAMH for the work they do in giving those affected with mental health issues tools for living and support.