Stephen Brown

Consultant / Head of Project Services

Stephen is an IT Consultant at Lights-On Consulting and leads the firm’s Project Services Division.

Having spent a large part of his career in senior IT positions, Stephen has a deep understanding of how to help clients get the most out of their investment in IT.

Since joining Lights-On Consulting in 2016, Stephen has supported a broad spread of legal and professional services firms with IT consultancy, Strategic IT reviews, IT Leadership, tenders, procurement, mentoring and more besides.

Stephen is a regular speaker at industry events as well as facilitating and speaking at law firm partner away days.

As a Prince II qualified Project Manager, Stephen also provides clients with Portfolio, Programme and Project Management.

Prior to joining Lights-On Consulting, Stephen worked on both sides of the fence, as an IT Director for a regional law firm and as a consultant for a Practice Management Solutions company.

Key skills and expertise

  • Strategic IT consultancy
  • IT Leadership Service
  • Managed service reviews and selections
  • Cloud and outsourcing agreements
  • Knowledge Transfer Partnerships between law firms and universities
  • IT reviews
  • Solution procurement
  • Project, Programme and Portfolio Management
  • Business process re-engineering and implementation
  • The management and delivery of “good IT”
  • Partner and Board presentations
  • Supplier and vendor management
  • IT procurement for complex, high risk or high value purchases
  • Public speaking at industry events and facilitation of Partner away days

Away from work, Stephen can be found cycling up large hills while contemplating why he did not take up a hobby like reading!

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