Board Technology Advisory

The Board Technology Advisor can bring about a step-change in the role of technology in the business and its value and positioning.

We have every confi­dence that our highly experienced Technology Advisors will make a transformational impact on your business.

The focus of this role is:
  • Often providing mentoring to an existing senior IT leader.
  • Driving integration, automation and transformation projects including ERP and online.
  • Using tech to increase company value, often through online and digital initiatives. Provides innovation and challenge.
  • Working as a trusted and active contributor to Board conversations, working comfortably with investors and other external stakeholders.

A trusted mentor and counsel

These are challenging times for CEOs and Boards. The Board Technology Advisor can provide mentoring and counsel through these challenges. At Freeman Clarke, we offer this highly sought after position on a part time, or ‘fractional’ basis.

This trusted role can help drive integration and automation in a business, with the wider understanding of how these technologies change and impact third-party stakeholders as well as the company.

The experience and knowledge to guide your board

With the added knowledge of how regulation and governance can impact businesses implementing new digital strategies, the Board Tech Advisor brings experienced guidance and a wealth of knowledge.

Freeman Clarke have spent years building a team of highly skilled experts that advise and guide businesses through incredibly complex IT projects. With a fractional Board Technology Advisor, you get this experience and depth of knowledge at a fraction of the full-time cost.

Providing Technology advice to your board

In addition to the terms fractional IT Director, CIO (Chief Information Officer), CTO (Chief Technology Officer) we often work with our client to provide an Advisory role. The Board Technology Advisor can bring about a step change in the role of tech in the business and its value and positioning.

 

CIO

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Accountable for tech, teams and suppliers.
Provides a clear oversight of process, systems, people, data and reporting improvements.
Actively contributes to Board discussions and creates alignment between IT and business strategy.
Drives integration, automation and transformation projects including ERP and online.
Focussed on business improvements, risk and cybersecurity management rather than just tech delivery.

CTO

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Accountable for tech, teams and suppliers.
Drives innovation, efficiency and effectiveness across the business.
Uses tech to increase company value, often through online and digital initiatives.
Oversees development of bespoke software and apps.
Representing tech initiatives to investors and other external stakeholders where necessary.

IT Director

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Accountable for tech, teams and suppliers.
Drives efficient and effective use of technology throughout the business.
Focussed on delivery of IT services to underpin and improve the business.
Manages and oversees team and suppliers and ensures good practice and proper cyber security and risk management throughout.

Board Technology Advisory

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May not be directly accountable. Provides counsel to the CEO and other leaders.
Drives integration, automation and transformation projects including ERP and online.
Uses tech to increase company value, often through online and digital initiatives. Provides innovation and challenge.
May provide mentoring to an existing senior IT leader.

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