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Robert Fox

Interims IT Executive (CTO/CIO/CISO) / Manager / Project & Program Mgmt / Enterprise Architect & IT

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  • Last update: 14.11.2019
Profileimage by Robert Fox Interims IT Executive (CTO/CIO/CISO) / Manager / Project & Program Mgmt / Enterprise Architect & IT  from Bargteheide
SOA, Infrastructure, GRC, Security, ITIL, COBIT, Network Security, Enterprise Architecture, Governance, Disaster Recovery, Data Center, Solution Architecture, Unix, Outsourcing, PCI-DSS, SoX, Business Continuity, Cloud Computing, Architecture, Network Architecture, VMware, Service Delivery, Information Security, Windows Server, System Deployment, Information Technology, Linux, Networking, IT Strategy, IT Service Management, Databases, IT Management, Project Management, Strategy, Integration, Program Management, German, Firewalls, Management Consulting, Management, Consulting, Microsoft Exchange, IT Operations, Transition and Trasformation, Multicultural - Global Projects, and more!
Fox Consulting Service
Sole Proprietor
01.1991 - today
Interim IT Manager, Senior Project Management (PMI/Prince2), network architecture, infrastructure and security expert with global project skills - large scale design, integration, deployment and migrations, transitions, transformations - mixed industry exposure covering Banking, Pharmaceutical, Insurance, Energy and many others.
Information Technology and Services

Senior T&T Project Manager
10.2013 - 04.2014
Deploying Next Generation Firewall technologies globally (106 locations) replacing existing SPI Firewall products - driven by the Security Management to improve security awareness and security profile. Involved in product & vendor selection process in addition to moving to a MSSP (Managed Security Services Provider) model. Log Management strategy and also performance issues globally including WAN acceleration. Additionally providing Management Consultancy to help improve Project Management processes.
1001-5000 employees

Management Consultant / Senior PM
06.2013 - 09.2013
Performed analysis on a Transition & Transformation Program and presented a report to executive management - involved crisis management and strategic planning - worked together with various partners like KPN (Holland) & Connectis (Switzerland) - in addition to the end client in Switzerland. Extensive travel to Holland, Hungary, Switzerland and Germany.
Information Technology and Services
5001-10,000 employees

Senior IT Rollout / Project Manager
11.2012 - 02.2013
IT-Project & Rollout Management for BMW i brand for eMobility, covering 41 global markets - Mobility services and networked car technologies (Connected Drive)
10,001+ employees

Bombardier Transportation
Senior / Lead Infrastructure Architect / PM
03.2012 - 09.2012
Working with Executive IS management to establish a comprehensive Capability Framework Maturity model - intended to establish & maintain company wide policies and IS standards - conform with Enterprise Architecture, and to establish documentation management & approval processes & IT Governance. This involved also external outsourcing partner management as well.
10,001+ employees

Wincor Nixdorf
Senior PM & Management Consultant
05.2011 - 08.2011
Working directly for the CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) under the CIO - on a PCI-DSS related project implementing a SIEM solution (ArcSight), in addition to establishing company-wide configuration standards and operating manuals - technologies like VMware, Linux/Unix, FW, IDS, Vuln-scans, NetAPP, Windows Server products and Datacenter technologies
Information Technology and Services

Engel Karton GmbH
Senior Management Consultant
03.2011 - 05.2011
Working directly with the executive management, performed a needs-analysis regarding a Video Conferencing solution - performed market research and product selection - and implemented the chosen solution.
Packaging and Containers

Wincor Nixdorf Portavis
Senior Architect & PM
02.2011 - 03.2011
Short assignment working with the Service Development Manager on a due-diligence for Architecture management consulting project -
Information Technology and Services

Ericsson Mobile Money
Senior Systems Manager
11.2010 - 12.2010
Short term assignment to research payment terminal technologies and direct bank protocols using ISO 20022 & 8583 standards for a Mobile Money platform.
10,001+ employees

Lloyds TSB - Bank of Scotland (HBOS)
Lead Solution Architect
05.2010 - 07.2010
Senior Solution Architecture role managing a team of SME architects supporting a large greenfield deployment project to establish a new online bank outside of Europe. Using Oracle Flexcube banking system - leading the E2E (End to End) design and architecture
10,001+ employees

HRE Group
Senior Analyst
04.2010 - 05.2010
Short term analysis role supporting a complex Liquidity Risk reporting and Transformation project

Senior Project Manager
10.2009 - 12.2009
Senior Project Manager responsible for various IT transition and business continuity projects - Company move project and mail transition from Linux to Exchange.
Information Technology and Services

German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority
Senior Project Manager
12.2008 - 04.2009
Large scale Datawarehouse project for securities regulation reporting Europewide - DB2 / AIX / SQW technologies - MiFID, WpHMV & Meldewesen §9 WPHG EU reporting system - XML data delivery database project for European Union Regulatory authorities (CESR)
1001-5000 employees

Zurich Financial Services
Senior Project Manager / Platform Transition
06.2008 - 12.2008
Managing a transition / transformation of outsourcing service partners for a 58,000 desktop service delivery project. - global responsibility.

comdirect bank AG
Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
04.2008 - 06.2008
Senior Project Manager using CMMI standards for Datacenter relocation, disaster recovery and business continuity RZ/SAN projects.
501-1000 employees

RWE Trading
Senior Strategy Consultant
05.2007 - 11.2007
RWE Trading is the trading arm of RWE Group - a very large energy company. The company operates throughout Europe and acts as a hub for all tradeable commodities in physical form, such as power, gas, coal and oil, and for trade in energy derivatives geared towards hedging price risks. I performed
Oil & Energy
10,001+ employees

Senior Solution Architect / PM
05.2006 - 12.2006
Starting as a Senior Network & Security Architect, I was responsible for design, strategy and project management for several consolidation projects moving over 1500 bank specific applications in over 12 data centers being consolidated into two “super” data centers. Then I moved on to a Senior Project Manager role responsible for deploying a large scale, pan-Scandinavian Proxy solution (using Bluecoat products) for the banks 45000 users. Budget responsibility of €12M.
Information Technology and Services

etvice GmbH
Director IT
01.2004 - 12.2006
Working for a Financial Services company specializing in software and consulting services, I acquired several large scale projects on a pan-European basis generating a large portion of the companies’ revenue. Key accounts were IBM, Nordea Bank, Dionex, Lycos Europe, Berelsmann, Marquard und Bahls and Bankhaus Wölbern. Please see the Contracting Experience document for more details. ( German website)
Financial Services
11-50 employees

First-e Bancorp PLC
Interim CTO
0.2000 - 0.2000
Established the entire IT organisation structure, TDA and Security Policy standards - including the data center strategy and consolidation.
Information Technology and Services
Europe wide - immediately available - actively seeking!