Umbrex is pleased to welcome Wayne Grundy with WJG Digital Ltd. Wayne has worked extensively in consulting including roles at McKinsey & Co as ecommerce practice expert, and Alvarez & Marsal as partner leading the UK cyber security practice.
Wayne trained initially as an engineer and designer and made his early career leading digital technology start-up businesses within corporates:
- B2C – at the Automobile Association he launched the first UK insurance website. At British Airways he built a personalised travel portal.
- B2B – at BAE SYSTEMS he digitised the supply chain for military aircraft and led an international cyber security programme for the defence industry.
Wayne went on to become CIO for Raytheon UK.
Working as an independent Wayne has worked as a strategic advisor in the private equity sector helping to develop a portfolio business, identifying acquisition targets, working with the founders of these businesses on their acquisition and growth strategy.
Wayne’s core expertise is strategy, business building, digital innovation and technology-based change.