Simon Ford Director Sydney +61 2 8297 2444

Director - Growth Advisory

Simon leads the technology strategy practice at Grant Thornton, applying over 25 years’ experience in the management and delivery technology solutions and related projects. Working closely with client stakeholders and utilising Grant Thornton’s delivery capabilities, Simon has a proven track record in strategic and operational review and performance improvement.

Simon is an accomplished executive-level business technology professional with proven expertise in consulting, strategic planning, program implementation and operational management. Simon is recognised for leading and partnering with business stakeholders to transform and simplify business operations while delivering measurable results.

Simon is passionate about reducing complexity, enhancing service delivery and operational throughput; while reducing cost and facilitating change through people, process and technology.

Simon’s experience in program and project implementation is gained nationally and overseas and covers a broad array of business systems including ERP, CRM, workforce management and service management systems.

Qualifications
  • MBA (Executive), AGSM
  • PRINCE2 Certified Practitioner, APMG
  • Prosci Certified Change Practitioner
  • COBIT Foundation, ISACA