Project & Engagement Management
Based in Victoria, BC, Canada
With over 30 years of experience in the technology industry my expertise includes managing programs and projects, gathering and analyzing business requirements and building teams to develop business solutions. My focus is on delivery of high quality outcomes, on time and on budget.
My technology consulting experience has allowed me to provide professional level services in feasibility analysis, business case development and full lifecycle project management. With a strong background in consulting to the public and private sector I execute projects for medium to large organizations. I work closely with program and operational management and build relationships with all stakeholders to ensure business objectives are achieved with an acceptable level of risk.
Provides engagement management services for multiple Avantage clients.
Manages small to large IT projects to that meet business and technical objectives and ensure benefits realization.
Builds high performance project teams utilizing consultants, business representatives and staff technical resources.
Provides strategic and tactical advice for IT PMOs and mentoring to peer project managers.
Delivers business and technical guidance on specific technologies such as Business Analytics.
Evaluates new trends and technologies that span multiple platforms to integrate with existing business solutions.
- Rescued a troubled high profile business transformation project.
- Managed a team and portfolio of Business Intelligence projects.
- Has spent the last 20 years as an independent consultant.
- Provided project management and technical services for: BC Ferries and the BC Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction.
Avantage’s SLMaaS is specifically designed to help organizations control, manage and maintain software licensing compliance without adding resources or expensive toolsets. We have extensive experience helping businesses maximize their IT investments in the following key areas of Software License Management.
- Licensing Compliance
- Policies and Governance
- Vendor Negotiation
- Audit Defence
- Licensing Strategy
- Strategic Sourcing