Over the past 25 years, John Desborough has delivered programs and projects for over 700 clients around the globe - from government programs/projects to large multinational implementations to medium-sized firms looking to transform to being "digitally native".
We have focused on bringing together all the resources that we have developed over the years and created a mass of survey/assessment data from thousands of firms around the globe. We gather this data through our projects and our survey/assessment instruments and turn this data into information and consumable knowledge. With over 200 projects focusing on Data Quality and data & Information Governance in the past 10 years alone, we partner with our clients to help them deliver trusted data and make data-driven decisions that generate business value, to our clients and the extended community at large.
John Desborough has 35+ years as a senior IT professional and management consultant with extensive experience in Data & Information Governance & Management, Practice Development & Management, Program and Project Management. His experience includes:
In addition to Program, Project and Practice Management, John has significant background in strategic and business planning, requirements definition, IT portfolio and program management and project implementation, information and data management, information data governance and IT/business strategy development and implementation within private and public-sector organizations. His expertise includes corporate strategy, product management, business development and resource management/people care. He excels in establishing and facilitating collaboration across diverse sets of stakeholders and distributed/joint teams to engender successful business outcomes.
In the data quality and data governance domain, John has worked with over 400 clients to undertake assessments of data quality health and maturity, data governance maturity and worked with clients to develop strategies and execution plans for their implementation. He has developed a series of assessment and health check surveys for research, and advisory, purposes which have seen over 1,750 companies complete in the last two years. Using a set of technologies that allow for the remote assessment/health check surveys to be completed, John has also undertaken to take those skills and extend what Desborough Consulting Group can provide to clients: assessments, quiz funnels, and forms-based solutions that can integrate into client ecosystems.
Partial client list:
ABN Amro · Airbus · Aon · Aon Benfield, UK · AT&T · Bank Openheim · Bechtel · Blue Cross Blue Shield California · Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce · Canadian Resident Matching Service · Citibank · Coca Cola Company · EDS · Enbridge · Gan Insurance · General Motors · Lincoln Life · Lloyds TSB · Manitoba Public Insurance · McCain · Nextel · Norfolk County, UK · PetroCanada · Pfizer · Rolls Royce Aerospace · Shaw Communications Inc · Sun Bank · Suzuki · Tundra Semiconductor · UK Department of Work and Pensions · Wesleyan Assurance Society · Westpac Bank
Desborough Consulting Group Inc.
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