Simon Ward

  

Manager - International IT Business Engagement & Analysis Team, Verizon Business

Location: Reading, United Kingdom

07932 673579

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Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Simon Ward

·                     A high achieving senior IT professional with over 20 years experience in IT management.

·                     A motivated and persistent programme manager and business analyst. In-depth understanding across all aspects of technology, spanning IT strategy, enterprise architecture, application design, development and support.

·                     Expert communicator and facilitator able to achieve harmony and create consensus across an organisation. Experienced at managing stakeholders at all levels of an organisation up to C level executives.

·                     Strong commercial awareness and business acumen from client account manager and pre-sale manager experience.

·                     An excellent people manager, determined to share knowledge and skills with people through coaching, mentoring and training. Highly adept at handling staff development, appraisals, departmental budgets, recruitment and career development.

·                     A precise and methodical analyst who notices problems as they arise. Proven track record of defining and managing requirements, designing and managing delivery of innovative solutions which meet business need.

·                     Specialist technical knowledge and expert in the field of Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management.