Mark Rudge

Cornwall Council

An experienced IT Leader in Local and National Government with excellent communication, leadership and strategic analysis skills, with a record of delivery.

Proven history of managing in challenging environments, developing compelling business cases with innovative solutions to complex multi-dimensional challenges. Combines energetic enthusiasm with excellent interpersonal and communication skills to provide leadership, motivation and inspiration to teams and colleagues drawn from diverse organisations, cultures and backgrounds.

Responsible for leading the development and approval of an £18M Digital Improvement Plan which is the biggest investment in IT in a decade. Transforming the way the Council interacts with residents and staff, bringing a refreshed infrastructure and modern working technologies all enabling greater focus and better services for end users.

Responsible, along with the IT Management Team, for leading the development and implementation of an organisational re-structure which wholly adopts an agile, product based approach in a Local Authority environment, addressing culture, process, demand and training needs.