Phil Gainley

  

Head of Technology


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

 am a client facing individual that has experience working with all different stake holders’ at all different levels. I have experience in product and service based companies developing both the products in accordance with the commercial and technology strategy for those companies. 

I have been working as a consultant contractor for the last couple of years since breakingviews.com was sold for £13.5 million, where I was responsible and the development of breakingviews.com making sure the product was available 24/7 to major banks, newspapers and investment houses. 

I have a high interest in startup company’s methodologies that lead to faster deployment, fewer defects and cost saving, I like to use different methodologies such as Lean Methodology, Customer Development, and Agile practices to set and achieve KPI’s.

I believe I am an entrepreneurial individual as I have run my own company for the last couple of years, but want to work in a position where I get to use my business knowledge as well as technical knowledge. Some qualities:

1) I am client facing and have provided solutions for digital agencies / solution providers and for myself to get work;

2) I can take a particular problem and not only create the solution but also working processes required and refine as I go and communicate to all stake holders at the level that they require to give buy in and cooperate to achieve goals.

3) I can approach technical solutions with a business mind that will result in saving the company money

Specialties

Entrepreneurship, Financial Services, Investment Banking, Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, New Product Development,Operations Management, Innovation, Wep Apps, SAAS,C#, .Net, MVC, JQuery, MVP, Mobile, Migration, Web 2.0, Strategy, Operations, Startup, Agile, Scrum, TDD, NUnit, WCF, ASP.NET MVC 2, MCAD, MCP , .Net 4.0, .Net 3.5, .Net 2.0