PROFILE

SUMMARY

• A successful, user focused senior IT executive and Digital and Technology Leader
• Over 15 years of programme and project management and 25 years of technology experience
• Over 10 years of Agile hands-on delivery
• Experience in the central government, financial information, gaming, media and retail sectors
• SC level security clearance
• Significant expertise with suppliers both onsite, offsite and offshore
• Strong business, communication and technical skills with extensive senior stakeholder management
• Proven ability to deliver solutions that support business objectives using creative problem solving

EXPERIENCE

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

2014 November - Present

Group CTO

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Paarcs Limited

2007 June - Present

Director

London , UNITED KINGDOM

HM Revenue & Customs

2014 November - 2014 November

Agile Coach

Southend on Sea , UNITED KINGDOM

Salmon

2012 November - 2013 September

Senior Programme Manager

Watford , UNITED KINGDOM

Ladbrokes

2010 November - 2011 April

Programme Manager - LBE

Rayners Lane , UNITED KINGDOM

Standard & Poor's

2008 March - 2009 February

Agile Project Consultant

UNITED KINGDOM

Specsavers Retail Systems

2007 June - 2008 February

Senior Project Manager

UNITED KINGDOM

The Home Office

2014 January - 2014 October

Digital Lead

Westminster , UNITED KINGDOM

Ladbrokes

2010 August - 2010 October

Programme Manager - France

Rayners Lane , UNITED KINGDOM

Hemscott

2005 August - 2007 June

Head of Development

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Ladbrokes

2011 April - 2012 September

Programme Manager - International

Rayners Lane , UNITED KINGDOM

Specsavers

2009 April - 2010 July

Agile Programme Manager

UNITED KINGDOM

PROJECTS

Skills

  • Integration
  • IT Strategy
  • IT Service Management
  • ITIL
  • Team Leadership
  • PMO
  • Project Portfolio Management
  • Pre-sales
  • SDLC
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Business Analysis
  • Requirements Analysis
  • E-commerce
  • Software Development
  • Project Management
  • Program Management
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • Business Process
  • Change Management
  • CRM
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Agile Project Management

EDUCATION

  • Southend High School for Boys

    1979-1986

CERTIFICATION

  • Certified Scrum Master