DTA brings substantial experience in the
direction of Technology (IT) and TMT companies, in the UK and internationally, to its projects,
as well as board experience in finance and manufacturing companies..
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Non-Executive Roles, Consultancy and Mentor
provides consultancy and management services to its clients through David
Tebbs and DTA's associates. David has a
practice of board appointments (chairman and independent director) and strategic consultancy / board mentoring
Majken Kruse is DTA's photography associate. DTA's other
associates cover a wide range of business and technology skills and experiences.
DTA provides David Tebbs' services as a non-executive
chairman / director and strategic consultant / mentor. Projects are carried
out on both advisory and mentoring bases. David brings to his work
substantial experience at director level (chairman, executive, non-executive and advisor /
in most TMT sub sectors including large public companies, private companies and
start ups; UK and internationally. David has also worked in several other
sectors, particularly finance and manufacturing. For a summary CV
DTA works with a number of associate consultants who typically have
substantial experience in both line roles and as consultants / directors in their field.
DTA calls on them both to directly serve client needs and to extend the areas of
experience to which DTA has rapid call for its own assignments.
Management / Strategic Assignments
are provided drawing on DTA's Stratplan approach and the breadth of associates
where required. Click
for more details on the service and for
more general papers on strategic planning.
Where the prime need is supporting the development of, or
issues facing, an individual some assignments are better undertaken on a
mentoring basis rather than consulting or as a NED. For more on David's
activity in this area, particularly with CEOs, Chairmen and other senior directors, click
DTA directly helps clients in the development
and assessment of candidates in and for senior roles. A directors search /
(mainly Independent Directors / NEDs and Chairmen) is also provided though
director advertising service. David Tebbs is
the founder and chairman of the ITNEA,
an association for
non-executive directors and chairmen in IT / TMT and other technology companies.
Client comments on this service include:
“The response was fantastic. I was approached
by 12 people, interviewed 3 and met/meeting 3 more. The quality of the
people we met was excellent. In the end we decided to go with A for the
prime role and to retain B as an adviser/non-exec.“
For current reference papers see:
* Strategic Planning in two parts:
Strategy paper 1
and Strategy paper 2
* Web site marketing - a directors
view "maximising the useful hits" -
see also my earlier paper at:
* Planning your wedding day :
David has led as CEO and directed/supported as
Chairman and NED a number of businesses with substantial activity on an
international basis. Strategic advice and support is given both to businesses entering
the UK and UK businesses growing their international activity and overseas
operations. He has worked and travelled extensively internationally, with
subsidiaries and branches in some 20 counties across 5 continents and serving
customers in over 50 countries. He has assisted non UK businesses plan their
move into the UK. He has been a director of several companies based in other countries,
across 4 continents - see examples His
associates have operated in many countries.
Several of the international businesses served
are ones have established off shore operations in lower cost locations both to
serve internal services and to provide off shore services as part of client
delivery. The first off shore services centre set up by David Tebbs was in the 1980s and it is still
effectively serving its UK parent and clients in several countries. He has
since worked with several businesses offering or using off shore services into
the UK. His
most recent directorship in this field is with a business using substantial off shore resources
now employs over 5,000 staff off shore.
local scene in Esher
DTA works with
ABIPP to provide photography services to businesses -
events and PR photographs. Majken also focuses on
portraits, weddings and social events. Majken's practice is based in Esher,
Surrey and mainly serves Surrey, London and the Home Counties.
Majken also provides photography tutorials to professional and amateur
photographers on a one to one basis. Tutorials can include working with
marketing staff who take photographs as part of their wider role.
For further information on non-executive roles, consultancy
support, mentoring, web site support or photography
tel: (+ 44) 08456447020 ,