Significant Past Positions
1995 - 1998 : Product Manager (Quality Manufacturing Systems)
After supporting QMS products over a five year period on a freelance basis, Derek was invited to take up the full-time position of Product Manger at Quality Manufacturing Systems.
His duties are to manage the standard QMS package content, quality and documentation. He also undertakes Customer & Distributor Training, Sales & Marketing Support and Client Management duties as required.
In the 3 years he has been in this position he has:
He also investigates and evaluates systems products and associated application software as suitable for integration into QMS products.
1994 - 1995 and 1989 - 1994 : Independent Consultant (Cimplementation Limited.)
In this role, Derek was a consultant specialising in advising companies on the effective use computer based business systems.
He specialised in the manufacturing where he has considerable experience and was able to cost-effectively support organisations in realising the benefits from the implementation of modern manufacturing control techniques.
He successfully completed projects for clients including developing Technology strategies, writing statements of user requirements, sourcing & selecting systems and in project managing their implementations. As an Independent consultant he was responsible for marketing and selling his skills and for the management of his own company.