Ed Garvin is a Partner of Garvin Morgan & Co., Consulting Surveyors & Planners. He was Managing Director of OMNILINK Pty Limited, an information systems consulting company specialising in spatial information, to become Executive Chairman. He holds tertiary qualifications in Surveying and Urban Studies, an MBA and he is a Registered Surveyor in NSW and ACT.
His experience is 40 years in the Surveying, Spatial and Engineering professions including service with National Mapping, Lands, Land Titles, Landcom, building sites in London and a number of private practices covering surveying, mapping, engineering design, construction supervision, project management, application design and consulting and he has established and run 2 businesses in these disciplines for over 20 years.
He is a current Board Member of NSW Board of Surveying & Spatial Information, Past Chairman of Consulting Surveyors NSW, a Director of the Australian Spatial Information Business Association and part-time lecturer to final year Surveying and Spatial Systems students at the University of NSW in Business Management.
Ed is a former Chairman of the Cumberland Group, a former Chairman of the Institution of Surveyors CPD Sub-Committee, a Past President of his Rotary Club and is passionate about his family, his profession, business, the Wallabies, skiing and the environment. He has a special interest in Information Management and has delivered a number of papers on this subject.