Successfully delivering digital transformation projects and programmes across the globe for over two decades, JP has been developing people to bring success and meaning to their lives through his training, writing, and publishing.
He has managed projects and services businesses for IBM, EDS, Informatica, in 25 countries spanning many industries and technologies on client projects. He sat on IBM's EMEA Project Management Professions Board for six years, and a member of many steering committees and project boards.
JP delivered services for clients such as Harrods, Highways England, NHS, IBM, Nationwide UK, Anglo American, Close Bros. Bank, RBS, Network Rail, Standard Bank, Raifeissen Bank, SCAW Metals, Kentron, Debenhams, Yale Security, Yoox.com, SOK Finland, Petronet, AECI, Mobily, Bharti Airtel.
His practical leadership expertise started developing as a ship's officer in the early 80's, restaurant manager, recruitment agency GM, project director, software services manager, head of management development, executive coach, global programme lead, service delivery manager, planning & assurance, non-profit chair, HR partner.
JP received specialist training in coaching, quality improvement, generative change, leadership development, and (literally) firefighting.
He creates training courses based on practical experiences to engage, enable, and encourage you to set and achieve meaningful and rewarding goals.
JP has delivered training on projects, business, life, and leadership, to hundreds of students ranging from unemployed African youth to engineers on an oil rig in the Indian Ocean, and seemingly everything in between. Over 3000 students enrolled in his online video courses.
He is a Certified PMP, PRINCE2, and AgilePM Practitioner, with a Bachelor of Commerce in Management, and an advanced certificate in Strategic Human Resources Management.