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Chiedozie Hez

Affiliate HiveMind Expert

In a nutshell

I’m an award-winning Digital Transformation Consultant, Performance Coach and International Speaker

Availability

Fully Available Immediately

Location

Northampton, United Kingdom

Languages

English

Skills

#projects #agile

agile

agile transformation

FinTech

Keynote Speaking

Public Speaking

Project Management

Project delivery

Internet Marketing

Marketing Strategy

process modelling

business analysis

software engineering

Investment Banking

Banking Reform

Retail Banking

Big Data

Blockchain

Artificial Intelligence

agile coach

Apparel

Business Model Design

Nominated by

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HM Expert since

Wednesday May 01, 2019

About

I’m an award-winning Digital Transformation Consultant, Performance Coach and International Speaker specialised in Fintech. I have worked with brands such as Visa, VocaLink – MasterCard, RBS, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Financial Conduct Authority and London Clearing House and delivered digital transformation projects faster, effectively engaging teams and saving on average 40% on project costs.

After completing my B.Eng in Chemical Engineering and M.Eng in Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, I spent one year at Guinness Plc. I then completed the MSc. in Information Systems Engineering programme and started my IT career through volunteering. I’ve worked in Testing, Business Analysis, Project and Programme Management. I’ve now successfully managed teams of up to 400 consultants and budgets of over £50m, delivering desired outcomes with high ROI and solving complex business problems across geographies using my 5D Transformation Model™.

Current role details

FinTech Transformation Consultant, Project/Programme Leader, Speaker and Coach

Chiedozie's STAR Stories

Agile Transformation with Programmes Delivery at Critical National Payment Infrastructure... (Reveal More OR View Full Page)
Situation

The organisation decided to undertake Agile Transformation without impacting delivery dates to enable the organization to deliver faster and better quality software.

Task

I was recruited to Programme manage UK Payment infrastructure maintenance programme with other high profile programmes like data remediation and Oracle reporting platform replacement. Total budget managed was over £20m and delivery team were based in 2 locations in UK, Lithuania and one in India.

Action

Programme managed UK Payment infrastructure maintenance programme with other high profile programmes like data remediation and Oracle reporting platform replacement with outstanding results.

Results

Delivered successful agile transformation and over 8 releases for the programmes without a single unplanned downtime saving up to 40% in project costs in some cases.

Roles & Results

Barclays - Lead Project Manager (Show / Hide Details)

Requirements / Actions
Delivery and Achievements
Delivered Innovation Process, Proof of Concepts and Pilots on new FinTech initiatives - Big Data, Block Chain and Artificial Intelligence.

VocaLink - Mastercard - Programme Manager (Show / Hide Details)

Requirements / Actions
Delivery and Achievements
BACS Maintenance, Data Transformation, and Reporting Platform