With a deep understanding and experience of the practices, processes, policies and strategies in the public sector, CCL offers a tailored service to clients in both the public and private sectors.
Jos’s extensive experience helps him to align supplier technology service potential with the needs, pressures and priorities facing public service organisations, particularly local councils.
His strategic advice is targeted to support both public sector clients on their digital journey, and private businesses seeking to grow their UK and European public sector client base, profile and influence.
For private clients this typically includes areas such as product positioning and pilots, marketing campaigns and support, social media, and nurturing client engagement by running events and workshops. Jos also briefs and trains sales and marketing teams, helping them to develop capability in a complex market.
Recent engagements have included a variety of government agencies (central and local government), professional bodies (such as BCS, Socitm, CIPFA, PPMA, LGA) along with a wide range of private companies. Advisory work covers both business planning and also technology insight aligning IT potential and opportunity with the needs of the public sector, to transform, manage risks and to become more efficient.
With contacts spanning the UK public sector – CEOs, politicians, IT decision-makers, digital leaders, and CTOs – coupled with deep experience, Jos delivers practical advice, helping clients to better understand what is needed in this fast-changing sector.
Public sector advisory
CCL works with a wide range of public sector organisations including Local and Central Government, Police, Health, Education, and Charities, helping them to tackle the challenges of digital transformation whilst securing greater value from IT investments:
Private sector advisory
As a trusted independent consultant, CCL connects public and private sector interests for mutual benefit, bringing insight, contacts and practical advice for the largest international companies to the smallest IT start-ups:
Jos has chaired NED boards, and been a member of Remuneration, Nominations, and ‘Risk and Audit’ committees, in every sector, typically in the area of cyber, IT and digital risk:
Research and lecturing
Universities and professional bodies often require external digital expertise. CCL undertakes research, publications and lecturing, with UK and international universities and with professional membership bodies:
CCL offers a range of digital risk advisory services, including Cyber security, which has critical planning topic. CCL offers a level of public sector business-based cyber expertise that is exceptional in its depth and breadth:
Events and conferences
Jos is a recognised and sought-after speaker and facilitator. He chairs conferences, supports event organisers and helps designs more intimate workshops. His control, focus, humour and insight ensures truly memorable and valuable events:
Recruitment and OD
CCL is often asked to support IT recruitment campaigns, for permanent and interim positions at senior levels. This includes HR and recruitment agency support for digital change, job design, remuneration advice:
Coaching and mentoring
As a skilled and experienced digital and IT leader, Jos has coached and mentored many senior professionals at differing career levels, as well as more junior IT staff, such as apprentices and future IT leaders: