Consulting firm Credera has appointed Donal Smith as UK Client Director. CEO Chris Dean hopes Smith’s leadership will help the company increase its presence in the global marketplace while maintaining a âboutique atmosphereâ.
Dean continued, âDonal has worked with us for the past six years and has helped the company in a number of ways including driving significant growth in our energy and commerce sectorâ¦ He is a great role model with a people-centered mindset that matches that of Credera. culture perfectly. “
A seasoned business leader, Smith has led Credera’s energy and business sector for the past three years. His professional background also includes more than 20 years of experience in management consulting, much of the last decade of which has focused at the intersection of innovation, customer focus and digital transformation. This includes a 13 year stay with Accenture.
Most recently, Smith has used this expertise to help shape and deliver cloud, data and workplace transformation programs for some of the world’s largest multinational organizations. He was also the UK sponsor of the Credera Group on Diversity, Inclusion, Equality and Well-being.
Looking ahead, Smith said, âMy goal is to ensure that we are truly a global boutique: to deliver a global reach while ensuring that our customers continue to receive the responsive, flexible and attentive service associated with a Smaller consulting firmâ¦ Our commitment to our employees, clients, and the community is what makes Credera a great place to work, so I’m thrilled to be able to shape the business even further as a CCO. “
Credera is a global consulting firm specializing in cloud, data, engineering, transformation and strategy. Smith will be responsible for amplifying the voice of the client and their needs within Credera, ensuring that the firm’s values ââand client focus remain at the heart of its strategy as it grows.
Credera is part of Omnicom Precision Marketing Group (OPMG), the digital management and customer relationship specialist practice area within Omnicom. As part of the wider Omnicom group, its more than 900 consultants around the world partner with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to emerging industry leaders, from strategy to execution.