Daniel King, Senior Consultant, Project Management

Daniel King, Senior Consultant, Project Management

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Daniel is a senior Project and Programme manager highly accomplished at delivering complex, full life cycle, technology change projects for global organisations across financial services, insurance, retail, hospitality, legal, not-for-profit and technology start-ups.

A truly versatile technology manager, Daniel is entrusted by senior stakeholders with wide-ranging digital transformation support – from IT strategy reviews, business-critical operations and resource management through to RFI/RFP supplier management and regulatory compliance.

Daniel has specialisms in migrations to cloud services, Office365, data centre moves, infrastructure and application upgrades. He has successfully delivered projects supporting mergers and acquisitions, de-mergers, branch office moves and complex business transformations.

With a passion for delivering excellence, Daniel drives significant improvements in the quality of project governance, requirements specification and management of risk, as well as having a laser-focus on outcomes and resource management.

Key achievements include:

  • Achieved a 55% (£0.8m) reduction in core project solution and operational costs, measured against incumbent supplier proposal, using a vendor selection and RFP process.
  • Delivering multiple combined data centre and head-office IT service migrations between European sites for Fifth Step and their global insurance industry client.
  • Led the delivery of a portfolio of projects in a programme of Infrastructure improvements/upgrades/technology refresh for Weatherbys Ltd.
  • Successfully delivered multiple IT services to a banking business transformation programme, liaising closely with the technology service partner, for Weatherbys Bank.
  • Managed multiple projects delivering new infrastructure and IT services, including Azure & Office365, for several clients.

Some of Daniel’s experience:

Daniel is an experienced PRINCE2 Practitioner able to help you with:

  • Programme & project planning & delivery.
  • Technology transformation of infrastructure, networks & information services.
  • Cloud service migration & implementation, support services, & mixed platform systems.
  • Third-party RFI/RFP, supplier selection, negotiation & management.
  • Adhering to compliance & regulatory standards.
  • Governance – risk, issue, & quality management.
  • AGILE, Waterfall & hybrid methodology.

He also manages programmes of work relating to:

  • Security systems & services.
  • Wide & local area networks.
  • Operating systems & applications.
  • Email systems & end-user devices.
  • Computers, mobiles & IP telephony.
  • Office365, AzureAD, Microsoft365 & Exchange.
  • PM focused benefits.

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Daniel’s methodical approach and flexible attitude to problem solving were an invaluable asset in establishing a detailed infrastructure programme of work. His strong work ethic, commitment and reliability are a credit to him

Martin Simpson, Head of Business Transformation at Weatherbys Ltd

Daniel strives to meet and then exceed client expectations. He clearly enjoys working in the IT PM space and is incredibly enthusiastic about new challenges. A highly versatile and agile manager who understands the importance of bringing people together to meet the demands of a project.

Kyri Antoniou, Contracts Associate Director - Cyber Security, Artificial intelligence and Infrastructure at Salt-Digital Transformation