Simon Clifford, Director Digital and Data at the Police ICT company, a specialist arm of Policing driving improved technology into Policing across the United Kingdom. Working closely across all Police technology related governance bodies, the Home Office and other Government Ministries. As Director of Digital and Data, Simon leads the strategic capability of the organisation, bringing together a unified approach to technical architecture and the future state of Policing technology alongside the development and introduction of transformational technology and new capability. This currently involves a strong focus on Data exploitation, Artificial intelligence, Conversational interfaces and Cyber crime, both in detection and prevention and Serverless/Micro-services architecture.
The role is involves strategy and operational capability, and also speaking with leading non-technical leaders in Policing and Government to explain in non-technical terms the opportunities and capabilities technology can deliver to meet both Policing and cross governmental demands,
Simon has over 25 years experience as a digital transformation expert delivering capability across multiple industry sectors, from fast growth start-ups, to SME's to multi-national corporations, across most vertical market segments..