With over 22 years of experience in IT Dan has worked across Asia, America and Europe. He has worked closely with clients on programmes that covered the whole spectrum of IT sales and delivery across many industries. He has successfully delivered complex integration and transition projects; managed the operational running of systems; had P&L responsibilities; brought new technologies to market, and defined and deployed strategies for the IBM corporation and clients.
In his current role he manages mobile sales across IBM Europe, which includes the Apple partnership. As well as his responsibilities for sales execution and campaign management he is also the CTO for the Interactive Experience design organisation within IBM. This part of his role he manages the technical community and assures technical excellence in our delivery.
As a thought leader in digital solutions he has seen many first of a kind projects to rapid successful execution.
Dan is also thought leader in cloud computing and highly available systems; driving major changes with clients that have resulted in direct revenue impact and earning the position of a trusted advisor to CxOs. Working with these CxOs he has made significant changes to their IT strategies that have resulted in large savings and flexibility for their organizations, whilst maintaining business continuity. In Dan’s various roles he has had an impact on how IT is used in several industries, creating solutions, which fundamentally changed the way that industry operated. He pioneered the UK Government G-Cloud programme while working client side and also influenced IBM’s corporate cloud strategy whilst working for the IBM Chairman. Dan also played a key role in the design and build of a complex highly available system that changed the way foreign exchange commitments were settled.
Dan is an IBM Distinguished Engineer, a certified OpenGroup architect and a fellow at the British Computer Society and Institute of Engineering & Technology