David Jamieson is our Chief Technology Officer and owner of Vital and has an extensive background in Information Technology, Information Governance, Information Security and Information Analysis. A Senior Research Associate with Northumbria University, David’s expertise in socio-technical systems provides HarperCo businesses and our clients with grounded, theoretical and practical knowledge and experience regarding the implementation of information systems, information and communication technologies, and the use of information. With 13 years’ experience as a senior manager in the NHS, across primary and secondary care, David has been implementing technical and information solutions, and making critical and business-specific data-driven decisions, since 1998.
Starting his own information service-orientated organisation in 2011, he has extensive experience of working with public, private and not-for-profit organisations to provide first-class information support and consultancy including system development, IT service management, and project management to several local authorities, national organisations, and SME businesses across the UK.
An Associate Data Scientist with a marketing organisation, he has designed award-nominated algorithms for transport organisations, established machine learning techniques for social housing associations, and converted the United Kingdom’s largest college group into a data-centric organisation.
David is a supporter of the Open Data Initiative and an active champion of Open Data. David is a Certified Scrum Manager (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), a GDPR practitioner, and a Certified ISO27001 Internal Auditor, and Certified ISO27001 Lead Implementer. David is also a member of the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) and is in the process of completing his PhD by Published Works.