Researcher Profiles
Brinley Platts
Research Associate, Leading Edge Forum

Brinley Platts, based in the UK, is a Research Associate for Leading Edge Forum.  He is well-known for his work with CIOs over the last 15 years and is a leading executive coach, author and researcher; an authority on CIO careers and skill sets.  Brinley is the author of two LEF reports, Building Effective IT Executive Teams and Expanding the CIO Mandate (co-authored with Gordon Watt).  His coaching clients include the most senior IT executives from FTSE 100 companies. 

Previously, Brinley led the management buyout from KPMG of the IMPACT Programme (a leading source of personal and professional development for CIOs and their core teams), where he was Managing Director for three years.  Prior to his seven year engagement with the KPMG strategic consulting practice, he was Principal Consultant at the UK National Computing Centre where he developed the international training practice.

Brinley is a Fellow of the Institute for Global Work of Boston University.  He has spent his entire career in organization and career development in response to relentless change fuelled by IT.  He has a degree in Behavioural Science and his passion is the full realization of human resource potential.

RELATED PUBLICATIONS

Developing Resourceful Humans: Opportunities and Challenges in Social Media

29 MAR 2011 / BRINLEY PLATTS

Developing Resourceful Humans - How IT is Reshaping the Modern Workforce

22 FEB 2011 / BRINLEY PLATTS

Expanding the CIO Mandate

04 SEP 2007 / GORDON WATT, BRINLEY PLATTS

Expanding the CIO Mandate 1

29 MAY 2007 / GORDON WATT, BRINLEY PLATTS

Expanding the IT Mandate - Proven Techniques

14 MAY 2007 / BRINLEY PLATTS, GORDON WATT