Jon Brinsmead CMC

Jon BrinsmeadJon Brinsmead has spent the last 25 years of his career as a management consultant, working for many large and small organisations, in the UK and Europe.

Current interests

For the last 4 years Jon has been running his own independent consultancy practice, working in technology related project and programme management, procurement and commercial training.  Jon is also currently developing a course on project planning.  Jon is also learning to live in the countryside; having recently spent a year in rural France he is currently renovating an old cottage in Devon.

Career History

After graduation, Jon started working in market research, then moved into IT, where he worked as a developer, operator and then as a project and service manager.  Jon finished his IT career in sales in IBM. 

After 10 years in IT, Jon started his career in consultancy with PA Management Consultants in 1988, where he specialised in their IT and outsourcing practices.

Jon left PA to join the London Metal Exchange as their first IT director, but then was lured back to consultancy to join French Thornton in helping develop their programme management practise. Jon then went to work with Cornwell Management Consultants, in their central Government practice.  Following a takeover by Serco, and some time with Serco Consulting, Jon became an independent consultant in 2010.

Professional background

Jon has a degree in Psychology from the University of London, and a diploma in Management Studies.  Jon is a Certified Management Consultant. 

Jon has been a member of various technical bodies, including the ANSA group in Cambridge, the Cambridge Wireless Network and various other groups – following his interests in developing independent architectures for his IT clients.

Jon is a UK Trustee on the ICMCI group and Chair of the Consultancy Standards and Qua

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