Barry Chapman

Associate Partner barry.chapman@penpartnership.com +44 (0)7825 705 314

An experienced Programme Director / Consultant who has led major change programmes delivering significant benefits to both clients and their customers.

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Over 25 years experience in financial services including Life Assurance, Pensions, Wealth Management and Investments. Projects have included defining, implementing and assessing business and IT operating models and then transforming the business through a combination of process re-engineering, IT rationalisation, outsourcing, offshoring and data migration.

Career highlights

  • Responsible for the programme delivery of a number of large scale business transformation programmes including over 30 data migrations of Life Assurance and Pension platforms.
  • Managing the set-up of a programme of work for a blue chip client to launch a combination of collective and pension funds.
  • Designed the solution and target operating model for a number of major outsourcing deals requiring business re-engineering, offshoring, IT and systems implementation.
  • IT Director of a major Insurance BPO services business responsible restructuring of the IT and project delivery capability to deliver significant service improvements and cost savings.

PEN point of view

The key to delivering complex change is to clearly identify the scope, issues and approach, ensuring buy in from the key stakeholders, project teams and suppliers. Tackling the complex and difficult problems that arise as consequence of change is a challenge embraced by the entire PEN team.