Agile Steps on the 1,000 Mile Journey

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step…but it helps if it’s bold and in the right direction!” The insurance industry is at an inflection point – the digital challenge and changing needs of a younger generation mean that insurers need to adapt quickly to the demands of tomorrow’s customers or risk […]

Recovery and Resolution

Context Banks deemed systemically important to the financial system are required to produce and maintain recovery and resolution plans*. These set out the arrangements in place to ensure their ability to recover from short-term stresses, in the event of a material deterioration in their financial situation. Plans must include recovery options that cater for a […]

Increased collaboration using DevOps

Helped set up environment and eco system for DevOps Value stream approach for alignment with multiple stakeholders. Continuous assistance and coaching in DevOps and Agile culture and practice. Provided directional, advisory, practitioner and change agent role in driving DevOps transformation including organisation change management.

Improved Delivery of Technology Solutions

Established process, roles and tools for program and team level. Executed large scale Agile programs with 1500+ team members distributed across geographies and time zones. Globally piloted Agile engineering practices for high quality delivery at a faster rate. Guided and coached to set up DevOps engineering eco system

Enterprise-wide Agile Deployment

The challenge The Board of a major European financial institution raised concerns when asked to approve the recovery plan. It concluded that, whilst the plan supported a number of business as usual actions, there were concerns that franchise-changing actions may also be required and that these actions may not be viable in a recovery scenario. […]

Consultancy services for fast paced business

The challenge A leading financial institution needed a tax strategy and road map – looking at technology support and operations across the finance area – to improve workflows. This required the support of a new team and a great deal of organisational changes The solution First, pain points had to be identified by interviewing candidates […]

Global risk management solutions

The challenge With 32 entities active globally in proprietary trading, a single repository of positions providing an aggregate daily view of market risk was needed to ensure compliance with prescribed capital ratios. The solution An inventory of asset classes and risk measurement algorithms was developed. A data architecture for the aggregation hub was designed to […]