About Us

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Gradin provide guidance to organisations on the development of people as competent professionals and on the structure and delivery of projects and programmes.

The principal member of Gradin Limited is Graham Read. Graham is a Chartered IT Professional, a Member of the Chartered Management Institute and a registered Prince2 Practitioner. For his MBA he specialised in Knowledge Management and HR Strategy. As a result he has developed particular expertise in the areas of professional development and process improvement. For example, Graham designed and implemented a framework for the training and development of software product technicians. This framework was aligned with a Foundation Degree in Health Informatics that he designed in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University.

Graham has managed projects, programmes and professional services operations over the past 18 years, successfully completing major change programmes, business restructuring and turnarounds, as well as complex technical projects involving technologies such as J2EE, MQSeries, smart cards, POS devices, telemetry and Internet tools and infrastructure.