Profile

Colin is a results-driven and creative consultant who designs and delivers innovative solutions utilising knowledge and experience gained from Manufacturing, Retail and the Public Sector. Recent experience includes delivering large challenging transformation programmes improving service and saving costs by maximising the use of innovative (ICT) technology and new methods of working.  His strong and analytical leadership delivers consistent results within budget and time constraints within challenging environments. Colin is SC security cleared.

Sample Consultancy Assignments

Enterprise Transformation:  Led the programme to deliver £10m cashable savings via the organisation-wide transformation of a large County Council.  This was supported by the introduction of new enterprise wide business process management, print, document management & workflow solutions.

Process Re-engineering:  Delivered a programme to redesign the project management and procurement activities used to deliver ICT based projects and eliminate waste by implementing pull-based delivery.

Programme Delivery:  Implemented a critical Home Office programme for the Security Industry Authority in 4 months to ensure continuity of service

Production Improvement:  Designed and Implemented a Kanban pull-based production and supply chain scheduling solution with a consumer goods manufacturing company improving ontime delivery performance.

Employment History

2014 – Current   Consultant, The Consultancy Company

2004 – 2014       Consultant/Director P2PM Limited. BT Global Services, One Connect   Limited, Liverpool Direct, CSC.

2000 – 2004       Development Manager/Business Counsellor, South Liverpool Housing & Stanley Community Enterprises Limited

1991 – 2001        Managing Director, Origins Limited

1987 – 1991        Production/Manufacturing Manager, Edwards High Vacuum, Mountain Breeze Limited

1982 – 1987        Engineer Officer, Royal Air Force

Qualifications

Hons Degree in Mechanical Engineering, MBA

Chartered Engineer

NVQ IV in Business Counselling

Prince2 Practitioner