Consultant, Mentor & Ambassador
Simon is a professionally qualified (PRINCE2 & APM) Senior Technical Project Manager with over 27 years of Information Technology (IT) and business change management experience. He has delivered commercial value via challenging and multidisciplinary end-to-end system projects with budgets up to £12 million from concept to conclusion. He has strong experience as a Business Change / Transformation Manager in the Public & Private Sectors in Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT) IT-enabled business changes.
He is commercially astute with a customer-focused state of mind; a self-directed and self-motivated consultant with proven leadership and experience developed across a broad range of business-driven projects.
Providing a safe pair of hands in challenging times, he is often parachuted into kick-start or re-energise failing projects. A get it done mindset but not to the detriment of governance best practices.
He is extremely energetic, a former non-commissioned officer with current CTC clearance focused on the delivery of business transformation, mandatory, regulatory and compliance projects within the Critical National Infrastructure arena (CNI).
Simon is comfortable with multiple working lifecycle frameworks including Agile (Scrum), Lean Six Sigma, PMP, PRINCE2 and PRINCE2Agile methodologies.
He has a strong proven delivery track record within transportation, logistics, aviation, government and defence sector projects.
• Qualified PRINCE2 & PRINCE2 Agile Project Management
• Certified PMI PMBOK 5 & 6 Project Management
• ITIL V3 Fundamentals (Change | Incident | Problem Management )
• Experience of automated integration and quality assurance testing
• Risk Management & Quality Assurance (ISO9001 Guidelines)
• Expertise in SDLC, agile methodologies and continuous improvement.
• Transportation & Logistics
• Airlines & Aviation
• Government & Defence
• Defence & Military
He has delivered Projects like UAV Drone solutions/CCTV and VMS ( Video Management Systems/ Permiter Intrusion Detection systems / Unified Communications/Airport Infrastructure etc.