I've a long experience in managing innovative products and services, complex projects and ICT departments mixing heterogeneous technologies and processes, sourcing strategies and team leading, innovation, design, strategy and business definition skills.
I’ve been involved in innovation, management and digital activities for years: my personal and professional interests are agility methodology & lean, innovation management, design thinking, social media, digital communication, sw development, enterprise architectures, integration systems, big data, open data .. mainly I try to get out the comfort zone :)
I'm active both in the Corporate and in the Startup ecosystem.
My job is serving as VP Innovation of Iconsulting doing BigData / Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse consulting agile projects working with big international companies.
Plus I'm involved in many Startup Initiatives as an Advisor in the Internet of Things and DevOps contexts.
I like to coach and teach this mix of knowledge plus I'm an advocate of the good use of the Information Systems. I'm a frequent speaker in events, conferences and I'm lectured to various University Courses and Masters (Milano, Bologna, Modena e Reggio Emilia).
I'm pretty active on the internet: look for PierG and you'll find me around.
My technical background is in software development and in the management of software development teams. I’m also a Certified SCRUM master.
Skills & Expertise: Agile Management, Innovation, DesignThinking, Coaching, Sourcing, Business Development, Innovation Management, SCRUM, Content Management, Process Management, Corporate Governance, Architectural Design, Application of ICT, Negotiation, Software Engineering, Social Media, IT Governance, IT Transformation, General Management, ERP, PDM, PLM, CIO, integration architecture, Extreme Programming, System architecture, Software architectures, Application architecture, Continuous integration, Technical architectures, Multicultural environment