Chief Operating Officer
David Owen joined Networkology in April 2017 as a Director, having responsibility for the day to day running of the Network and Communications team, Recruitment and HR.
In April 2023, David took on the role of Chief Operating Officer, managing the strategic operations of Networkology including risk management, quality assurance and product and service development.
David has more than two decades of experience working in the IT industry, leading several high profile and technically challenging programmes. Having spent significant time working with HMRC & Financial institutions, David joined the ATLAS Consortium delivering a worldwide system upgrade programme to the Ministry of Defence. David led the successful delivery of a range of complex projects, including a global WAN Optimisation upgrade programme, a Data Centre Infrastructure upgrade programme and the roll-out of new IT infrastructure to over 800 military sites. These had multiple key stakeholders across numerous commercial entities, which required decisive and considered management.
With experience gained from careers held in both the public and private sectors, David has a well-rounded skill set that enables him to operate across all levels and with many clients. His experiences give him a broad yet in-depth understanding of customer requirements and the environments they operate in, which is evident through his approach to coaching and empowering Networkology staff, alongside his commitment to their success.