PROFILE

SUMMARY

I am a highly successful international Product Director with extensive senior level experience and a reputation for strong leadership and achievement; delivering growth, expanding markets and driving performance improvement and transformational change. I have particular skills in the creation and implementation of winning international product development strategies within the high-technology sectors. I am recognised as a natural communicator with the ability to influence at the very highest level, and motivate people to deliver exceptional results.
->Specialties:
- International Product and Business Management
- Agile Delivery Manager
- Agile Coach, Product Owner, Scrum master
- Agile Project Manager
- Corporate Innovation, Service Design, UX, Usability
- International Business and E-commerce Consulting - UK, EU and China Specialist

EXPERIENCE

Sky

2015 May - Present

E-commerce Product Manager

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Okomp

2013 April - Present

International Business and E-commerce Consultant - UK and China Specialist

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Okomp is a cross cultural UK – China marketing agency based in London and Shanghai. We help to grow and expand our clients' business, sales and operations in the United Kingdom and China.

UVIC

2014 October - 2015 May

CPO - Chief Product Officer (Interim)

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Product strategy, innovation and development

Cognizant Technology Solutions

2011 November - 2012 June

Sr. Manager / Scrum Master

O2, Slough , UNITED KINGDOM

Sr. Online Manager

Gumtree.com

2013 March - 2014 October

Product manager

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Internet Exchange Training Centre Ltd

2006 March - 2006 December

Learning and Development Manager

UNITED KINGDOM

Internet Exchange Training Center Ltd. is one of the UK's leading training providers. It operates a national network of training centres and e-learning services into businesses, both supported by tutors and assessors.

VisualDNA

2012 July - 2013 February

Product Manager

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Product Management

Slando - Now OLX

2007 January - 2011 November

E-commerce Project and Quality Manager

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Web Project and Quality Management

Slando - Now OLX

2009 February - 2011 November

E-commerce Product and Project Manager ( Lean Agile Scrum )

London , UNITED KINGDOM

Slando is an internet classifieds website network, part of Ebay's Kijiji project, successfully operating in Eastern European countries (Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary) as well as Portugal and Brazil.

j simons ltd

2004 August - 2006 February

Operations Manager

UNITED KINGDOM

PROJECTS

Skills

  • E-commerce
  • CRM
  • CSM
  • Web Development
  • Digital Marketing
  • Digital Strategy
  • User Experience
  • Leadership
  • Team Leadership
  • Management
  • Project Management
  • Marketing
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Program Management
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Risk Management
  • Online Marketing
  • PPC
  • Product Management
  • Scrum
  • SEO
  • SEM
  • Strategy
  • Start-ups
  • Training
  • User Interface Design
  • Change Management
  • E-commerce
  • Digital Strategy
  • Leadership
  • Strategy
  • Start-ups
  • Online Advertising
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Agile Project Management
  • Analytics
  • Google Analytics
  • Web Analytics
  • Web Applications
  • Mobile Applications
  • Business Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Change Management
  • CMS

EDUCATION

  • Imperial College Business School

    2014-2015

    Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), MBA - International Business Strategy

  • Kingston University

    2008-2010

    BSc, Computer Science

  • Kingston College

    2006-2008

    Higher National Diplom in Software Engineering, Software Engineering

CERTIFICATION

  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Prince2 Foundation