JacoV

JacoV

At a glance

Skills

  • Marketing strategy
  • Digital and IT strategy
  • Project management / Product owner
  • Governance
  • Public speaking
  • Change management
  • General / operations management
  • Project / programme management
  • Business advice / analysis

Where

Based in Guildford, Surrey
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at home, or will consider remote opportunities from across the UK.

Time

Either in or out of office hours

Operating on a portfolio basis, I have wide ranging flexibility depending on demands, but usually with around 1 days per week composite time

Causes

  • Black, asian and minority ethnic groups
  • Children / families
  • Counselling / advice
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Financial inclusion
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Human rights
  • International development
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
  • Mental health
  • Museums / heritage
  • Poverty relief
  • Social care
  • Sports
  • Young people

Type of role

Short term project, Ongoing role, Trustee/Governor

Work history

Portfolio

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About me

I’m a portfolio CDO/CTO and NED, leading digital transformations and practical digital innovation for Private Equity owned companies, charities and large legacy organisations; my experience spanning several industries, having led digital innovation and transformation programmes successfully delivering digital contemporary organisations and modern, and appropriate, systems and technology platforms. As a sustainability driven and commercially minded digital-native; I’m focused on pragmatic business technology strategy and delivery that enable organisations to thrive in the digital world; in a simple and sensible, and sustainable manner, while underpinned by commercial considerations.

With a career spanning from founding and building start-ups to successfully leading digital transformation programmes, portfolio product delivery, and appropriate technology investments for a range of organisations; I’ve worked with Private Equity firms and their portfolio companies, and large enterprises like Post Office, Saint Gobain Group, TOTAL, Bridgestone, Boots, NHS, and Thomas Cook.

I work as a partner with you to deliver objective digital assessment and due diligence, and effectively deliver digital transformation and innovation ensuring the outcomes to achieve your business strategy, with emphasis on increased revenue, operational efficiency and business sustainability.

What am I looking for

I'm interested advisory and hands-on capacity to support digital business and technology leadership to enable sustainable outcomes, as well as functioning as a NED and trustee roles, and public representation/speaking.