Who we are - Graham Read

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A Chartered IT Professional with more than 25 years experience, Graham has developed particular expertise in the areas of professional development and process improvement. He holds a BSc in Polymer Science and Technology from the University of Manchester, and an MBA from the Open University Business School. Graham is a member of the British Computer Society and a registered PRINCE2TM Practitioner. He career includes technical, project management, consultancy, and executive roles.

Graham is a true leader. His blend of quiet common sense, persistence, and human awareness, shows how well he has learned from his wide working experience. This makes him highly effective in working with staff at all levels, to carry through successful programmes of organisational change. He has designed, developed, and implemented a framework for the training of software product technicians. In turn this has led to his development in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University of a Foundation Degree in Heath Informatics.

He has a very strong background in the delivery of professional services in Finance, Central Government, Retail Supply Chain, and Defence Systems Development. He has managed companies and programmes with budgets of millions of pounds, involving and affecting the lives and work of several hundred people.

Graham has worked for EASAMS (2 years), Systems Designers (3 years), Logica (13 years), Hitachi (3 years) and Capex Health (5 years). He now works as an independent consultant for his own company Gradin Limited. Graham is a Founding Principal of Adsensus International.