Kevinjohn Gallagher is an executive-level Business Transformation and Digital Consultant with almost 20 years of cross-industry experience. Through his growing consultancy, Pure Web Brilliant, Kevinjohn has delivered continued success to an amazing range of companies.
A passionate advocate of Open Source Software, Kevinjohn strongly believes that by adopting a pragmatic Agile approach through the innovation’s brought about by modern digital thinking, that spectacular Returns on Investment can be found in transforming any business.
In the past he’s worked at Microsoft, Cisco, AOL, BBC, BP, 2 financial institutions and 3 National Governments – as well as 8 of the top 25 European agencies (and 3 of the World’s top 5 “digital agencies of the decade”).
He is the current chair of “Open Source Scotland”, a not for profit set up to advise procurement processes on the alternatives to traditional proprietary solutions. He studied Artificial Intelligence and Astrophysics at Edinburgh University in the 90s; which only convinced him that he was useless at computers!
An experienced Non-executive Director; he’s also an Author, Speaker, Lean evangelist, Serial Entrepreneur, VC investor, opinionated and blunt. His proudest achievement is delivering a keynote at Harvard University; while still successfully staying under the radar of award ceremonies or Top 100 lists.
His name is also Kevinjohn (it is not a typo).