David Ball is a versatile and pragmatic IT leader with over 20 years’ experience of driving IT transformation and innovation across diverse sectors and organisations such as Transport for London, CGI, Eversheds Sutherland, Primark and Pepco Europe.
A strong strategic leader with astute commercial insight, David understands the interplay between technology, strategic goals and transformation, helping businesses to develop an IT vision and an achievable route to execute.
A trusted advisor, facilitator and coach, passionate about people and leading turnarounds and transformation, David’s clients come to him to unlock the talent and motivation required to deliver their strategic goals.
Key achievements include:
As a CIO advisor, supported a major retailer with wholesale review and implementation of a new target operating model designed to increase the quality and value of IT.
As a Global Operations Director, led the turnaround of IT performance and reputation within the top 20 global law firm, delivering service and commercial transformation.
As a Business Development Director, delivered growth, diversification and client relationships for a boutique digital transformation business.
As a client director, successfully led a portfolio of outsourcing services accounts for a global system integrator, often turning poor performing accounts into client and partner success stories.
As a Head of IT, led a fantastic team of IT service delivery, project and business management professionals that delivered a world-class service in support of our international customers and clients.
As a Head of Procurement, transformed outsourced procurement services into best in class procurement team managing over £90m addressable spend and delivering significant added value to the business.
Some of David’s clients & experience: