Craig is responsible for the WebSphere portfolio. He leads a worldwide team of over 6,000 employees across 25 locations. Craig assumed this position in January 2007.
Previously, Craig was Vice President of Development and Technical Support for Lotus where he oversaw the reinvention of the collaboration portfolio of products including WebSphere Portal, Lotus Sametime, Lotus Notes, Lotus Quickr and Lotus Connections.
From 2003-2005 Craig was Vice President, Worldwide Solutions Development, responsible for delivering IBM's Industry Solutions, RFID, Client Technology and Voice products. In 2002 he was named Vice President of Strategy, IBM Software Group, with responsibility for software strategy across the WebSphere, Lotus, Tivoli, DB2 and Rational product lines.
In January 2000 Craig was named Director WebSphere development where he led the product development and support of the WebSphere Application Server driving increases in customer satisfaction and standards adoption while achieving double-digit marketplace growth.
Mr. Hayman joined IBM in 1997 as program director for meta-data management where he worked to create the XML standard needed to represent objects in transactional systems. In 1999 he formed part of the core three-person team which initiated the major revamp of the IBM development tools product line. The resulting WebSphere Studio line of products were launched in 2001 together with the underlying open source development environment eclipse.org.
Prior to joining IBM, Mr. Hayman co-founded an enterprise tools vendor after holding IT positions at British Telecom and Credit Suisse First Boston. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Electronics from the University of London.