FREDWARD was formed in 2016 in response to a growing range of client data challenges that traditional consulting just couldn’t solve.
Since then, we’ve partnered with a number of the UK’s largest financial services organisations, helping them to transform their customer and operational experience, build resilience and meet their cost challenges.
Our clients include…
Why partner with us?
We pride ourselves on delivering practical solutions that work- giving you the perfect balance on quality, cost and delivery.
We work with our client’s tools, attempting to leverage existing technology where possible.
We are agile and can react quickly to change, but always delivery focused.
We believe in our solutions and stick around to support what we’ve delivered.
We have a deep understanding of financial data- when we say we understand your challenges, we mean it.
We are people centric with backgrounds in both operational and technology transformation- we know how to bring the best of an organisation together on a journey
We love what we do, and only take on projects when we know we can deliver substantial value.
Our Leadership Team.
We’re not just technologists. Each Fredward consultant has experience in front, middle or back office functions within Banks or other financial institutions.
Ashley BraggManaging Director
Jon AllenChief Financial Officer
Alice AlderChief Operating Officer
Dhiresh PatelPartner, Consulting
Mark BowdenPartner, Data & Analytics
Darren LeePartner, Banking
Specialist consultants with a proven track record.
We offer an end to end delivery capability, providing specialists to help you navigate your data challenges…
Scaled agile or classic waterfall change, programme and release management capabilities.
Delivering forward thinking, cost conscious strategic planning to your initiatives.
Risk, issue and dependency management
Executive stakeholder management and project reporting
Business Architecture & Analysis
Specialist operational design and analysis resources providing innovative blueprints and strategies to resolve complex problems.
Working closely with your teams to ensure requirements coverage and traceability.
Gaining design approval and backing from both operational and technology stakeholders – bringing everyone on the journey.
Solutions Architecture & Development
Agile or waterfall development of bespoke tools using existing software typically available to end users within large financial institutions. Including:
Business Intelligence dashboard design in QlickView, SQL Server Reporting Services and SAS BI
SQL Server database design and implementation, ETL via SSIS
User interface development via Access, Excel VBA for data presentation and user interaction to database platforms
Web applications development in .NET Core
Analytics, Modelling & Reporting
Traditional management reporting – operational, risk, customer and financial
Data visualisation in established tools such as PowerBI and Tableau
Data tape preparation for portfolio sales and deleverage initiatives
Redress and compensation calculators for customer rectifications (e.g. product miss-selling)
Risk model build, testing and roll out (e.g. IFRS9, PD, LGD)
RWA calculation, optimisation and credit portfolio analysis (commercial and retail products)
QA, Governance & Controls
Specialist quality assurance and test automation
Data management policy design and roll out
Data quality metric design, assessment and compliance monitoring
Data cleansing and remediation
Automation of data monitoring tools into operational practice
Data process flow mapping, data lineage tracking and critical data element definitions
Discover how our passion for data can work for you.