Creating Order from Chaos

Curriculum Vitae

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Professional Business Analyst/Project Manager with over 30 years experience in a variety of business sectors but primarily the financial industry. Energetic self starter, with a can do attitude. Excellent communicator, particularly effective in bridging the language gap between IT and the business. Excels in the production of project documentation such as plans, project charters etc and business requirements and process documentation.

Have acted as Lead Business Analyst in a number of positions particularly at Abbey National (team of four contractors), Inscape Offshore (team of 3 permanent and 4 contract staff), Ansbacher (team of two permanent staff) and Norwich Union (Lead on specific programme workstreams team of 15 contractors and three permanent staff).

Author of the 'Project Managers Handbook' and 'The Disaster Recovery Plan'.


  • National Examinations Board of Supervisory Studies
  • TOPPS Certificate - Systems Analysis
  • BCS Project Management Diploma
  • Teaching Accreditation for Data Protection.
  • NVQ Web Design
  • Associate Member ISTC
  • Affiliate Member British Computer Society
  • Subsribing Member - British Standards Institute
  • Associate Member British Institute of Management
  • Institute of Supervisory Management
  • SSADM User Group UK
  • Netware User Group UK
  • Member Disaster Recovery Group USA
  • Currently studying for ITIL accreditation.


  • BIS Computer System Analysis and Design

  • Navigator Methodology
  • Formal Technical Reviews
  • PRINCE 2 (fundamentals)
  • Project Planning and Control (incl. Estimating)
  • UML
  • Data Protection Principles/Registration
  • Documentum Fundamentals
  • Information Mapping
  • Six Sigma (Fundamentals)


  • TSB
  • Staysure Travel Medical Insurance
  • PruHealth
  • Prudential Assurance
  • Friends Life
  • Royal Sun Alliance
  • Aviva Life & Pensions
  • Marsh Affinity Insurance
  • Kedge Capital Fund Management (Jersey) (KCFM)
  • Pearl Group
  • Norwich Union Insurance
  • Ansbacher Channel Islands Ltd (Jersey) (ACIL)
  • Capita Business Services (Transport for London)
  • DHL
  • Rural Payments Agency/DEFRA
  • Inscape Offshore Trust Company (Jersey)
  • Nationwide Building Society
  • Exxon Mobil (Esso)
  • Abbey National Plc
  • ATOS UK Ltd
  • Cable & Wireless Omnes
  • IBM for Lloyds TSB