Ben J. Bickford

Business Strategist, Change Agent, and Digital Alchemist in Melbourne, Australia

Ben J. Bickford

Business Strategist, Change Agent, and Digital Alchemist in Melbourne, Australia

Ben thrives on helping his clients unleash their potential by aligning business strategy, culture, high performing teams and IT solutions to solve problems that deliver valuable business outcomes.

For over 25 years, Ben has been measurably enhancing the performance of teams across organisations, unifying their information, people and processes for greater visibility, agility, scalability and growth.

Ben solves problems and delivers value for his clients using human empowering IT solutions that are aligned to their business strategy, their culture and their processes with client organisations including: AT&T, AusPost, BP, Coles, Dept of Treasury & Finance, Fosters, Hertz, Telstra and more.

Using a range of tools, methodologies and digital technologies, Ben helps his clients harness the "Digital Shift" to enable real-time operational visibility, service excellence, hyper growth stratgies and exceptional customer experiences.

Some of these empowering digital technologies used to enhance agility, efficiency and performance include: Cloud, Web, and Mobile Applications, Real-Time Analytics, AI, IoT and bespoke IT Solutions across a range of industries such as Telco, Finance, Health, Insurance, Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, and FMCG industries, including Fortune 500 companies.

Typical outcomes Ben helps his clients achieve include more intelligent and collaborative applications for continuous improvement, more timely data driven insights for better decision making, and more efficient and aligned business processes for sustainable growth and competitive advantage.

MOBILE MONDAY:+ For over 9 years, Ben has Chaired and shared Mobile industry innovation and thought leadership, hosting and presenting on digital strategy, applications and new business opportunities enabled by the Mobile industry, mentoring and educating as part of a network spanning 150+ cities in 80+ countries and connecting industry professionals worldwide.

MLOVE:+ In 2013, Ben was invited to become an MLOVE Director + Ambassador in the Asia Pacific region. MLOVE http://www.mlove.com is a global media organisation + event organiser described as "TED for Mobile" that brings together CxOs, innovators and entrepreneurs from across multiple disciplines to create life-changing Mobile enabled services and solutions.

  • Work
    • BIONIC Corporation
  • Education
    • BialikCollege
    • Mount Scopus
    • Monash University