M-Kopa

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Gather, assess and refine key software product features and success criteria, ensuring the project deliverables match the product vision
  2. Refine the product & platform software functional attributes to provide a first-class user experience for both business and consumer users
  3. Define the software platform implementation roadmap through proof-of-concept, functional definition and product build and release, aligning with hardware delivery and infrastructure roll-out
  4. Coordinate business analysis, software development and user experience to ensure business goals, processes and functional requirements are adequately met to support the business case
  5. Work with the project Technical Director and Software Architect to define software and systems to support the product functional requirements
  6. Work with the client software team to define and deliver a heavily tailored customer experience which eases technology adoption and drives usage

Key Achievements:

  • Delivery of a combined hardware/software product targeted at emerging markets
  • Implementation of a micro-finance software solution (mobile payments, subscription)
  • Implementation of a web-based content delivery platforms with API-based integrations

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice: Technical Project Manager/Scrum Master/Business Analyst (January-July 2016) Key Responsibilities:

  1. Responsible for the CMS transition (data and features) from .Net (Episerver) to WordPress managing the various Stakeholders requirements
  2. Analyzing the current pain points of the CMS and making recommendations for the best options to meet the business needs
  3. Presenting findings in front of management and other non-technical stakeholders Managing budgets (£500K), milestones and deliverables (MVP)
  4. Setting up project Information Architecture, Development process. Devops and Quality Assurance Strategy

Expedia

Citizens Advice: Technical Project Manager/Scrum Master/Business Analyst (January-July 2016) Key Responsibilities:

  1. Responsible for the CMS transition (data and features) from .Net (Episerver) to WordPress managing the various Stakeholders requirements
  2. Analyzing the current pain points of the CMS and making recommendations for the best options to meet the business needs
  3. Presenting findings in front of management and other non-technical stakeholders Managing budgets (£500K), milestones and deliverables (MVP)
  4. Setting up project Information Architecture, Development process. Devops and Quality Assurance Strategy

VisualDNA

Visual DNA Head of Mobile / Technical Project Manager / Scrum Master (September 2012 – June 2014) Overall Budget: £200k+ Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Provide project leadership on assigned bespoke client projects
  • Handle all client communication on designated projects, including scoping out client requirements and providing the best solution based on available products
  • Develop project plans, timelines, budgets and setting standards for delivery
  • Communicate the client’s goals and represent the client’s interests to the team

Key Achievements:

Kaliop

Kaliop Branch Manager / Tourism Platform Product Manager (September – December 2014)Overall Budget: £200k+ Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Manage and coordinate the team in a structured methodology way to deliver solutions that meet with the clients requirements.
  • Work with a dedicated team and the Group’s resources to deliver a range of external facing projects.
  • Capture complex technical and functional requirements from clients in detail to form concrete, practical briefs and specification.
  • Provide Pre-sales Technical Consulting and attend client meetings with Sales Director in order to win business

Key Achievements:

  • Implementing a complex event solution for the Financial Times group
  • Implementing the web and mobile version for the Good Pub Guide solution
  • Creating and leading the Mobile division
  • Creating and leading the Kaliop Tourism Product
  • Implementing an agile approach for Project delivery

Cimex digital agency

Cimex digital agency – Technical Project Manager / Business Analyst (2012) Overall Budget: £100k+ Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Maintenance, support & Development of client relationships
  • Technical scoping and requirements gathering
  • Lead the definition and clarification of new projects scope
  • Ensure project objectives, milestones and deadlines are achieved within budget
  • Sole responsibility for the end product and quality control

Key Achievements:

  • Implementation of a custom social CMS solutions for Ebay Sales Academy and AstraZeneca Japan
  • Technical consultant on mobile solutions for Aviva

Funky India

Funky India – Technical Project Manager / Film Production Manager (2012) Overall Budget: £30k

  • Key Tasks & Responsibilities
  • Business analysis & Technical scoping
  • Build of open source Content Management System (CMS)
  • Development of data driven interactive content using Google Map and YouTube APIs
  • Creation and Management of web content including HD video, images and interactives
  • Management of affiliate networks and use Web analytics and reports

Key Achievements:

  • Delivery of a travel website with maps, videos and hotel booking