Nick Chapallaz is a widely published and highly respected location based systems and services expert having advised both local authorities, central government agencies and private sector businesses in the UK and internationally in a wide range of matters including communication strategies, product and proposition development, business growth and adoption of key standards.
During the e-Government era he was a lead advisor on high-profile government programmes including the e-GIF, Planning Portal and Transport Direct.
Nick is formerly Director of Business Strategy and Marketing for Esri UK and Senior Consultant for the Ordnance Survey helping revolutionise their business model and undertaking external advisory services for UK government and the EU.
Nick is currently providing strategic consulting services to public and private sector organisations with a focus on business process improvement, change management and proposition development.
He is Managing Director of Directions Consulting Ltd, Non-Executive Director of Geosho Cyf, a qualified Director with the Institute of Directors and former Chair of the Association of Geographic Information annual conference.