Enrique Fernandez-Pino

Senior Partner,
Optimisation & Delivery

Technical Skills
  • Business transformation

  • Technology transformation

  • Digital strategy

  • IT strategy

  • Operational turnaround (IT)

  • Change management

  • Transportation

  • Retail

  • Property

Enrique Fernandez-Pino

Enrique Fernandez-Pino leads our Product Creation, Optimisation & Management practice, helping clients achieve optimum digital presence and with the leadership and delivery of digital and technology change.

Enrique is an award-winning business leader with extensive experience in technology, innovation, strategy development and planning, digital transformation, and large-scale programme delivery. He has a proven track record of developing a clear vision for both technology and business, converting it into pragmatic, down-to-earth, implementable solutions.

Tenacious and results-driven, he is used to delivering complex solutions in multinational, multicultural, and multi-discipline environments. He helps clients to reimagine IT functions and teams; restructuring and breaking down silos to create stronger connections with the rest of the organisation. He has experience in both private and regulated environments.

Enrique specialises in:

  • Digital strategy development and execution – delivering on the promise

  • Digital transformation – end-to-end leadership for growth and change

  • Commercial leadership – developing new products and services

  • Operations development and new ventures

  • Senior stakeholder management, including boards of directors& nonexecutive experience

Key achievements include:

  • Creation of On Track Retail Ltd, second largest Rail e-commerce in the UK after The Train Line, winner of SmartRail’s Passenger Innovation of the Year 2018 for ticketless ticketing

  • Design, development and implementation of the first Pay as You Go contactless scheme in Transport in the UK outside London (Go-Ahead June 2018). Highly Commended Transport Ticketing Global Awards 2020

  • Development of an Artificial Intelligence solution for preventing credit card fraud, in partnership with Capita (PCI Award for Excellence 2019)

  • Group CIO for The Go-Ahead Group, a FTSE250 company, between 2014 and 2020, responsible for a large National Critical Infrastructure operation, IT risk management and cybersecurity in liaison with the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)

  • As Head of Programme, managed the Tesco Property Programme between 2008 and 2012. Quoted by the FT as the largest private property development programme in Europe in  2011

  • Design, development and implementation of the first Geofencing ticketing scheme in Transport in the UK. Smart Cities Awards 2018

Here is a short summary of the things Enrique can help you with:

  • Design your digital strategy or digital products

  • Develop an approach and realistic plan for execution

  • Determine the best outreach to your senior clients and stakeholders, developing the right channels

  • Support and mentor executives, including your CIO

Some of Enrique’s clients & experience:

Enrique is an energetic, thoughtful and innovative leader. As a colleague, I greatly valued his practical approach to problem-solving and his capacity for lateral thinking. He is unfailingly supportive and always willing to explore opportunities to improve existing ways of doing things.

Charles Horton, CEO Govia Thameslink Railway 2014-2018

It has been a real pleasure working with Enrique. He is full of passion and ideas and he is driven to make things happen. An expert in his field with an extensive senior network, he is a well respected CIO and executive partner. His experience, expertise and energy set him apart from the rest.

David Golding, COO The Go-Ahead Group 2015-2020