Dal works alongside the Management Board and Executive Team to take the lead on strategic and transformative IT initiatives for Flint Bishop, closely supporting the ambitious growth strategies of the firm. He enables the firm to remain state-of-the-art and cutting-edge through the implementation of new IT strategies, disruptive technology, exec-level product and solutions assurance, cyber security, business process optimisation, business requirement analysis and any pre- and post-acquisition support.
Dal has more than 20 years’ experience in senior IT management roles, having worked at organisations such as the Metropolitan Police and Ministry of Justice, before moving into the legal field as Head of IT Strategy, Architecture and Engagement for Irwin Mitchell in 2012, and IT Director at national law firm Shakespeare Martineau (SHMA) in 2018.
His key work highlights to date include:
- Ownership of a transformational programme for the successful design and delivery of an end user compute environment for 2500+ users, across 9 locations and servicing many hundreds of business applications. Total budget for the programme was in excess of £2m.
- Technical programme lead for the harmonisation of a significant acquisition, growing the organisation by almost 30% in additional headcount, increasing UK coverage through five additional offices and increasing turnover by approximately £30m.
- Development of a digital strategy and transformation roadmap enabling end state architecture designed to embrace client centricity, operational effectiveness and to harness existing data to leverage sector advancement and increased revenue opportunities.