John Akinmade

Business Analyst,
Optimisation & Delivery

Technical Skills
  • Digital transformation

  • Stakeholder management

  • Business process improvements

  • Data analysis/analytics

  • Agile

  • Software Development Life Cycle

  • Financial services

  • Ecommerce

  • Retail banking

John Akinmade

John is a highly experienced business, systems and process analyst who is able to drive exceptional value across all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle.

With extensive experience within the financial services, retail and facilities management sectors, John has delivered critical projects and programmes of work for established brands such as HSBC, Barclays, LBG, Mitie, the Post Office and The John Lewis Partnership.

John helps find answers to the most challenging business problems, combining technical understanding and creative thinking with an analytical and meticulous approach to drive IT and business change and transformation.

With a strong belief in clear communication and collaboration, he keeps critical stakeholders motivated and on the ‘same page’ to push digital projects along and meet critical deadlines.

Key achievements include:

  • Product Development: Team lead for online TV schedule module of award-winning BBC iPlayer.

  • Programme delivery: Played key project role in delivering a regulatory approved programme of work within stipulated deadlines at Aldermore Bank & HSBC Plc.

  • Digital Transformation Programmes: successful programme / project delivery at LBG, the Post Office and HSBC

  • Software development methodology: Key consultant in the rollout of software method used to deliver large scale software projects at The John Lewis Partnership

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

  • Information gathering & analysis

  • Business case creation

  • Large-scale project documentation/implementation/delivery

  • Data analysis/analytics

  • Regulatory compliance

  • Delivery using Waterfall/Agile methods

  • IDAM process design/policy

  • UML & software modelling tool mentoring

  • Business development input for companies in the ‘wearables’ & IoT

Some of John’s previous clients and experience: