John Owen

John has worked in the IT industry for 20 years, predominantly within the telecommunications industry. This is for both solution providers and operators (mobile and fixed line). His career has taken him from a Siemens' R&D center, to product development and account management with solution vendors. Along with the IT and Engineering departments of telecommunications operators. This journey has given him a thorough understanding of the technical and business requirements of technology led companies.

During this time he has been involved with in-house product development and major integration projects. While he has helped define software development and architectural guidelines and governance. He has a strong technical background based on both theory and practice, mingled with a pragmatic approach to the implementation of sound software and architecture principles. This is coupled with a genuine desire to help people understand how good methodology can deliver the right results.