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In a nutshell

Programme Director ⍟ Interim-Leadership ⍟ Public Speaker ⍟ Strategy ⍟ Banking ⍟ Financial Services ⍟ Regulation ⍟ Risk
  

Availability

Fully Available Immediately
  

Languages

  • English
  • Dutch
  

Top 5 Strengths

  • Natural Leader
  • Persuasive
  • Great Communicator
  • Outcome Focused
  

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HM Expert Since

Tuesday November 26, 2019
  

About John

Programme Director with a proven track record of delivering value from transformation, M&A and Regulatory / Compliance programmes, by identifying what the real business needs are, and delivering against tight budgets, whilst providing operational resilience and the implementation of new technologies.
Over 25 years industry and consulting experience in Financial Services and Banking sectors having blue chip clients such as - Barclays, Lloyds, IG Group, Barclays Capital, Nestle, Virgin, Calvin Klein and Family Investments Group (budgets ranging from £4m to £900m.)

Background provides a unique skill set, strong analytical skills to identify the issues and the potential organizational barriers to overcome, combined with relationship skills to build solutions.
With a proven ability to lead, manage and deliver complex, high profile, challenging change and transformation programmes – he is an astute and skilled global business leader, tenacious, success driven and delivers tangible results.
  

Current Role Details

Providing strategy and consulting support to Clients requiring insight into Regulatory / Compliance/tax (IR35), M&A and Business Transformation programmes.
  

Roles & Results

BARCLAYS BANK GROUP - Programme Director

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Requirements / Actions
Provide consulting services to Global Risk team - acquisition and development of Advisory Services organisations with Product and Services launch in 2021/22 (NDA)
Delivery and Achievements
Successful ddelivery of Programme infrastructure


IG GROUP - Programme Director

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Requirements / Actions
Business and Strategy review of Finance and Risk Functions
Delivery and Achievements
•Defined a future state ‘vision’ for the Group, with options/recommendations and short term ‘quick wins’ •Implemented an Automated GL/Bank reconciliation and payment system


LLOYDS BANKING GROUP - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Lead for Consumer Banking Division's acquisition of HBOS
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


FAMILY INVESTMENTS / ENGAGE MUTUAL - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Finance and Risk lead for the acquisition of 2 Mutual Funds organisation's
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


BARCLAYS BANK GROUP - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Divestment of Barclays Global Investors business to Blackrock - lead
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


BARCLAYS BANK GROUP - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Acquisition of Gerrard Asset Management - lead
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


BARCLAYS BANK GROUP - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Acquisition of Charles Schwab Europe - lead
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


BARCLAYS BANK GROUP - Prtogramme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Acquisition of Woolwich
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


BARCLAYS WEALTH / CAPITAL - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Re-development of Target Operating Model resulting from the merger of Barclays Wealth and Barclays Capital
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


CALVIN KLEIN (EUROPE) - Programme Director / Finance lead

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Requirements / Actions
Sale of Calvin Klein European operations by US holding company
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


VIRGIN MEDIA / NTL - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Sale of ntl to Virgin Media
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


LATTICE GROUP / BRITISH GAS - Project Manager

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Requirements / Actions
New Telecom start up business - finance lead
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


BARCLAYS CAPITAL - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Balance Sheet re-structure for Asset and Liability requirements
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


LLOYDS BANKING GROUP - Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Development of Group Cashiering function for Retail Distribution Review
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


LONDON ORGANISING COMMITTEE FOR THE OLYMPIC GAMES 2012 - Commercial Programme Manager

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Requirements / Actions
Commercialisation of the Olympics and funding application
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


STATE OIL COMPANY OF THE AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC - Strategy Director

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Requirements / Actions
Review of Business strategy and related dependency on Oil/Gas
Delivery and Achievements
Successfully delivered on time and to budget


  

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