Guy Wakely

Work History

Work History

Senior Project Manager

Centrica
Senior Project Manager- Energy(HP)-Data Centre Migration Windsor- Managing IT Transformation full life cycle projects from Physical-to-Virtual(P2V) and Virtual-to-Virtual(V2V) forming part of The Centrica PLC move to a Utility Computing model for the provision of Cloud Computing services-IaaS & SaaS Engaged with delivery teams including Environments, Security, Release Management, Test, Operations Managed senior stakeholders to executive level, managed 3rd party onshore and offshore suppliers Lead internal permanent and contract delivery resources in a Matrix environment, architects, support and testing teams, managing the projects through design, build, implementation, test and transition

Delivery Director

Visa
Delivery Director-Visa Europe Reading-November 2011-June 2012 Accountable for a portfolio of major projects including Windows Infrastructure Refresh and Data Centre Migration impacting business critical online systems. Physical-to-Virtual(P2V) and Virtual-to-Virtual(V2V). Budgets from£ 250, 000-£ 1.5m Managed Matrix resources including Architects from Technology, Project Managers from Business Operations, Technical Operations and IT Build to deliver against nested programme plans. Engaged with senior stakeholders within the business including the Senior Leadership Team

Senior Project Manager-Avis

AVIS Europe
Senior Project Manager- Bracknell- Managed the pan European VDI project(End User Computing) as part of a larger IT Transformation programme. Lead a team of 20+, including Delivery Managers, Test and Problem Manager, Technical Consultants, Support Analysts, Business Analysts and Architects. Dedicated and Matrix resource. Engaged with European IT departments to utilise in-country resource for deployment and discovery activity and deployment scheduling. Engaged with 3rd party offshore supplier for packaging and application virtualisation. Managed senior stakeholders throughout the business in both the UK and Europe including Directors and CTO.

Programme Manager

Vodafone-Core Network and Operations
Programme Manager- Newbury- Accountable for the LTE Programme within Vodafone Group Connectivity Services. LTE(4G) Programme-Comprising multiple work streams from the overarching LTE Programme, including Radio, Core, Transmission and IT domains Matrix Internal and 3rd party Project Management resources, multiple senior stakeholders and third parties

Senior Project & Portfolio Manager

Hutchison 3G - Three
Senior Project & Portfolio Manager-Hutchison 3G-ICT Maidenhead- Enterprise Information Programme-Data Warehouse-IBM and Microstrategy solution £ 3m+ budget. Programme comprised 8 projects for which I was accountable Managing workstream leads including, Requirements, Design and Development, Test, Readiness, Service Delivery and Project Management and 3rd party on and offshore resources

Senior Project Manager

Vodafone
Senior Project Manager- Newbury- Initially recruited to manage a portfolio of Unified Comms projects, immediately re-assigned to manage a business critical project as part of the EU Roaming Ofcom regulatory driven programme Managing Matrix Internal and 3rd party on and offshore resources.

Programme Manager

Public Sector
Programme Manager-Public Sector Privatisation-Transformation Programme Shaping programme delivery and resource planning Reviewing cost models and defining project budgets Defining and implementing project level governance and controls Defining and implementing communication, risk management and migration strategies Workstreams including-EUC, Data Centre, Messaging and Collaboration, Business Support Applications, LAN/WAN, Telecoms and Video Conferencing Dependency mapping and milestone management Vendor management and selection

Education

Education

Farnborough College

Skills

Skills

ICT

CLEAR

BASIC

Disclosure

PRACTITIONER

MSP