Over the past two decades Steve Abbott has worked in the UK software industry in Program Director and Head of Delivery roles, where his responsibilities included the successful planning and delivery of numerous global implementations for high profile Insurance and Banking customers. These large and complex projects have resulted in Steve developing an unmatched proficiency in agile methodologies. He began his career at SDL International and Pitney Bowes before joining edgeIPK where he oversaw the company’s services division for over 10 years, until the company’s acquisition by Temenos in 2013. For the past five years, Steve has successfully led and managed large onshore and offshore services delivery teams in the EMEA region for 1Insurer (formerly known as The Innovation Group) and Unirisx.
If you’ve been in this business for any amount of time, you’ve probably experienced a variety of program management styles. If you’re like me, you retain the best of what you’ve experienced to weave into your own program management methodology.