Specialized in data science and analytics for financial risk, customer and business for the financial industry.
As an executive at RBC, I’m part of a team transforming to a technology and analytics-driven culture. It’s a great time to be at the bank. Superb team to work with.
As a vendor, I have been a CTO in several organizations as well as being honoured as an IBM Fellow. Software I have worked on has won many industry awards. Author and conference speaker. Strong pre-sales and client focus.
Experienced in leading teams of up to 350 direct staff, 1800 indirect staff in multi-geography, cross-functional software development. Very hands on with deep business, technical expertise and leadership skills. Strong strategic focus and ability to bridge between business and technology objectives. Experience leading all phases of the software development life cycle. Very strong people management and team-building abilities. Excellent skills in process improvement delivering efficient, cost-effective software development and delivery. Experience working with and improving technical teams of varying sizes and process maturities. Cloud, on-prem, and hybrid delivery/development models. Easily gains respect and commitment from technical staff. Strong communication, client relationship, negotiation and presentation skills. Experienced conference speaker. Author of 3 books.