A highly experienced and customer-focused Senior Global IT Professional with a proven track record of managing Global IT and Network programmes in demanding stakeholder environments across a wide range of industries, including banking, finance, consultancy, retail and public sector.
Outstanding ability to balance the delivery of programmes against the realities of budget, problem solving, project management, and creative resourcefulness.
C+ level Strategic Vision, an individual that thinks strategically, anticipates future consequences and trends, and incorporates them into the organisational plan for its global customers.
I have led and directed a number of Global IT Transformation Programmes including:
Programme Lead for global exchange to build and migrate primary and secondary data centres
Global Branch Network & Telco Infrastructure transformation programme covering 600 locations
Global deployment and migration of Telco services across 150+ locations, focus on Middle East, Asia and South America
Global Data Centres – across 24 sites globally, managed the network refresh including Global WAN, MAN and network service migrations
Outsourced 20 Global Data Centres – Senior consultant lead managing all commercials, SLA’s and over 3000 staff in the transition to Outsource Vendor
Managed & implemented the first ‘one stop shop’ African MPLS network across 40 countries (Based in Ghana)
Managed the convergence of 14 Data Centres into 1 EMEA Data Centre (Based in Germany)