NickW

NickW

At a glance

Skills

  • Digital strategy
  • Financial management
  • Business development
  • IT strategy
  • Project management
  • Business advice / analysis
  • Change management
  • Governance
  • Strategic development and planning
  • Strategic mentoring

Where

Based in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at the office, or will consider remote opportunities from across the UK.

Time

Either in or out of office hours

Causes

  • Any

Type of role

Ongoing role, Short term project, Trustee/Governor

About me

An accomplished senior executive with over 20 years’ experience of leading multi-disciplinary technical and scientific teams in a fast-paced, innovative Life Sciences R&D organisation. Proven track record of delivering transformational business outcomes in challenging and changing environments – internationally and at scale.

Having led organisations as global Vice President, I have wide experience in establishing compelling strategic goals, implementing business plans, structuring teams to deliver and improving organisational performance. Throughout my career my leadership style has been shaped by my values of honesty, integrity and authenticity. An articulate and engaging communicator, I take pride in forging lasting relationships, coaching and inspiring individuals and teams to excel.

In the next stage of my career, I’m motivated to utilise my experience in new ways as a leader / trustee / non-executive director helping non-profit organisations in making a difference in the communities they support.

What am I looking for

I am seeking opportunities as a Leader, Trustee or Non-Executive Director - in areas such as healthcare, well-being, LGBTQ+, local-community.

Skills I have to offer :

  • Translating strategy into business plans – structuring, driving and governing delivery
  • Delivering transformational outcomes in challenging / changing environments
  • Leading sustainable organisational change and communication
  • Coaching individuals and teams to excel
  • Digital transformation (Technology innovation)
  • 25 years leadership experience in LifeSciences / IT.