Mark Scotland

Associate Consultant to ARL-Consulting and RBit IC&T


In short

Senior project director with IT technical, project management and human resource management background. Strong emphasis on orchestrating human and company relationships into maximum  benefit of the client.

About and Education Born: 1958
Nationality: Australian
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Marital Status: Married

Experience Summary 2002- , Independent Consultant and Associate Consultant to IC&T
1995-2001, DMR Consulting Group, Copenhagen, Denmark and Melbourne, Australia, as Director of Delivery and Resources and Practice Manager 
1990-1995, Amdahl, Copenhagen, Denmark as Services Manager and Education Manager
1988-1990, National Australia Bank, Melbourne Australia as System Programmer
1987-1988, Amdahl, London, UK as network operator
1986-1987, BP International, London, UK as systems operator

Key Assignments

2000-2001, Director of application development project of web customer self service application portfolio from analysis, development, implementation, and maintenance based on Solaris, NT, Oracle, Websphere, VisualAge, Load Runner, WinRunner.
1998-2000, Responsibility for building the business, methodology, best practice, pre- and post sales support as well as participating in the location management team (over 300 consultants).
1995-1998, Responsible for all Year 2000 engagements in the area - including sales, pricing, and delivery. Led a team of consultants to develop an IBM Mainframe Operations Year 2000 service, and subsequently led the first customer project to successful completion. Delivered assignments for enterprise wide assessment, code conversion, system test strategy and implementation. Founded and convened the Danish Year 2000 experience group, which included members from 25 of the largest companies in Denmark. Also represented employer in the Danish press and at various seminars. 
1994-1995, Responsible for all consulting engagements in Denmark - including sales, pricing, and delivery. Responsible for training all System Engineers in project management and consulting roles.
1990-1993, Responsible for Customer Education in Scandinavia - including sales, pricing, and delivery. Started as Nth. European CICS instructor and Danish Education Co-ordinator. Promoted to Scandinavian Education Manager where revenue increased four fold and maintained margin. Worked closely with over 40 sub-contractors (instructors and agents).

last updated on 18-Jan-2002