Harry has worked in the software professional services sector since 1986 undertaking various roles as director, programme director and project manager. Before working in this sector, starting as an engineering apprentice with British Steel he gained extensive hands on experience undertaking various roles in the UK manufacturing sector gaining a full exposure to all facets from shop floor to boardroom.

Bring over 40 years of experience to the ERP sector he now specialises in advising, guiding, mentoring companies through the process of change. His speciality is leading or recovering high value, high profile or high risk multi international projects. He has the ability based on his experience understand and deliver the business needs from the boardroom down to shop floor, building the necessary confidence with all levels of the organisation to achieve goals and objectives.

He has the ability and confidence to deliver solutions that meet the requirements of both the customer and vendor through strong verbal and written communications skills aligned with a disciplined approach and works under a strong ethos of passion, integrity and honesty.

Harry has undertaken numerous assignments working in many different countries and built up a wealth of international industry knowledge in many vertical markets that include ERP, manufacturing, engineer and made to order, oil and gas, electronics, automotive, defence, aerospace, pharmaceutical, retail and distribution along with financial services and not for profit. The major part of the last 30 years of his working career has been at a senior decision making level where his exposure to a wide range of circumstances has given him a unique skill in providing and attaining successful solutions.

Harry is able to communicate at all levels and excels at turning ideas into reality by listening to both the business and end user problems and involving them in all stages of the solution whilst ensuring the solution remains in line with business needs.

Very much a hands-on person, Harry can get involved in all aspects of business requirements definition, justification and implementation including designing the hardware solution through installation to customisation.

Personal Statement

“Throughout my career I have always striven to deliver requirements in a professional and ethical manner, using my personal standards of honesty and integrity as the benchmark for any deliverable. “

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ERP Innovation in Business

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  • Internet of Things (IOT)
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