Date: 5 Jun 2019
Where: Birmingham

Since being named as the IIBA UK Business Analyst of the Year 2016 at the Business Analysis Europe Conference, Ian has been an ambassador for Business Analysis, working with authors and thought leaders to help influence the future shape of business analysis.

In this session he will share his personal journey and explain how he used winning the Award to progress his career and contribute to the Business Analysis profession. Ian will explain how Business Analysts can get involved in the wider BA community and take full advantage of the opportunities that are within easy reach to improve their professionalism and progress their career.

Ian will be joined by a few special guests for a Q&A panel session to share their insight, hints and tips on how you can become the best BA that you can possibly be!

Ian Richards


Ian is the 2016 IIBA® UK Business Analyst of the Year which he has used as a springboard to achieve more within the profession. He blends his Business Architecture and Business Analysis experience to lead a team of talented BAs as the Head of Business Analysis for Capita People Solutions.

Ian gets his energy from passionate BAs who want to make a difference, and thoroughly enjoys working with authors and industry thought leaders in the field.

In his spare time, Ian is a Warrant Officer in the British Army Reserves and draws on nearly 30 years of military leadership qualities to complement his work as a Business Analyst.


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