Jake has been in and out of boats for over forty years, starting way back on the Lane Cove river as a Dinghy sailor.
Since then he been sailing on different boats around Australia. Then one day went on 45ft Tri in Maui in the Eighties and become a multihull fan. Now been sailing a Seawind 1250 on the east coast of Australia with his Family.
Jake founded Oriel Technologies in 1995 and grew the company to a nationwide business supplying and developing software products, consulting and cloud services. In 2014 Jake facilitated the successful sale of Oriel. He joined the board of the Company in 2016.