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Simon King

Simon has over 23 years experience in information technology, the last 15 years being within financial services.  Prior to co-founding Windward Associates, Simon was the Head of UK IT Development for Lloyds TSB Wealth Management (LTSB), leading a team of 100 permanent and 50 contract staff.

Simon has experience of successfully managing significant supplier relationships and leading multi-disciplined teams over multiple locations, delivering strategic programmes, business as usual maintenance and support services. 

He has managed the effective delivery of a range of technologies from stand-alone desk top applications to mid-range enterprise solutions, from distributed three tier client server applications to multi-tier mass-market e-commerce solutions.

During his career with LTSB, Simon managed and controlled the effective implementation and support of solutions addressing most of the major Wealth Management industry initiatives.  He was responsible for the successful implementation of front, middle and back office automation, delivering enhanced STP and improving operational efficiency.  He also successfully managed a number of major system integration and migration initiatives and had overall responsibility for delivering the system migration of Hill Samuel Private Client Asset Management to LTSB Private Banking.  Most recently Simon played a major role in delivering the LTSB Create Wealth Management Account and the Create   portal directing delivery and integration testing of components from on-shore & off-shore teams.

As the head of a significant IT development & support discipline, Simon has established a successful track record of working in close collaboration with business directors and senior managers to deliver technical solutions which underpin business strategic, tactical and operational goals.

Simon has studied Competitive Business Strategies at Manchester Business School, Marketing & Sales at the Chartered Institute of Marketing and possesses accreditations in IT Service Management and Information Systems Consultancy Practice from the British Computer Society.

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