A versatile and accomplished Programme, Solutions and Technical Director with almost 30 years of experience leading portfolios and cross functional teams in sectors including ICT, Security, Defence, Intelligence, Counter Terrorism, Blue Light Services, Construction and Commercial.
Skilled in identifying, defining, architecting, bidding, and implementing major programmes together with skills in recovery of major programmes from both a solution and business perspective combined with international experience in managing internal and external relationships. An ethical, impartial and open-minded individual who focuses on identifying initiatives and acquiring effective technologies and solutions, to ensure that global enterprises meet their corporate objectives.
Achievements: Set the cryptographic strategy for the UK Government via MOD with GCHQ, assessing changing technology and introducing techniques to protect information, saving £4bn on a 30 year programme. Transformed HMRC’s detection techniques to deter the illicit importation of radiological and nuclear materials without affecting UK’s normal traffic flow, resulting in 97% of incoming traffic now being routinely screened
Experience: A vastly experienced Programme/Technical Director who has developed radical and innovative technical strategies for Lockheed Martin, Thales, Serco and on behalf of government agencies.