Researcher Profiles
Bill Murray
Senior Researcher and Advisor

Bill Murray, based in the UK, is a Senior Researcher and Advisor for Leading Edge Forum.  Bill is the author of our report entitled, Rethink Risk Through the Lens of Antifragility, co-author of our paper WT* is a Platform and co-author for our publication The Renaissance of the IT Organization.

Bill’s IT career spans over 30 years, with 16 years as a Founder and Partner of Differentis, providing strategic IT consulting services to many industry sectors.  Bill has experience of developing Digital and business technology strategies, business cases and change programmes involving technology disruptions such as consumerization, analytics and cloud based services.  Most recently, Bill has been helping clients develop IoT enabled business propositions and services in Connected Health, Connected Insurance, FMCG and supply chains, and advising on IoT platforms.

Bill’s experience also includes setting up/running business and IT innovation projects; shaping and growing analytics groups; IT organisation reviews; development of strategic IT initiatives and business cases; development of business and IT architectures; IT strategy definition; mobilization, delivery and turnaround of major programmes and business process reengineering.

Prior to Differentis, Bill was Vice President of Management Consulting and Strategic Development for CSC where he consulted to clients on IT strategy, programme management and business/IT innovation projects.  Prior to CSC, Bill held various strategy roles with KPMG Nolan Norton and Accenture. 

Bill is a chartered engineer by background, and started his career with Arup in high energy impact analysis in the the nuclear and automotive industries.

RELATED PUBLICATIONS

The Renaissance of the IT Organization

28 NOV 2017 / GLEN ROBINSON, BILL MURRAY

The Artist Formerly Known As The IT Organization – Presented on 21 November 2017 at the European LEF Executive Forum, London

24 NOV 2017 / SIMON WARDLEY, BILL MURRAY, DAVE ARON, GLEN ROBINSON, PETE GOSS

A Board’s Guide to Cyber Risk - Facebook Live Recording

31 OCT 2017 / DAVE ARON, BILL MURRAY

WT* is a Platform?

25 OCT 2017 / DAVE ARON, BILL MURRAY

Disrupting the Professions through Machine Learning and Digital Trust – Podcast

28 JUL 2017 / DAVID MOSCHELLA, BILL MURRAY

PRESS ARTICLES

Rethink Risk Through the Lens of Antifragility
ComputerWeekly (Jun 2017)