Mr. Sadiq is an accomplished leader with over 16 years of strategic and tactical leadership experience in Financial, Investment & Treasury Services, Telecommunication, High Tech, Energy and Utility industries. He’s highly skilled in optimizing the technology investment, building world-class technology infrastructures, leading global PMOs, and providing both strategic leadership and council on business innovation and strategy to growth-oriented companies.
He is focused, driven and highly motivated professional with extensive background in IT, Wireless network, Mobile computing, building high performance and mission critical teams, restructuring and business transformation, innovation management, strategy development & implementation and problem solving. With combined strengths in both technology and business strategy, he understands how to create world-class technology operations that align to the business and make it stronger.
Mr. Sadiq has a global integrated experience managing large scale, cross-functional teams. His has a strong knowledge of working with the team in Europe, Asia, Latin America, North America and Middle East. He mentors with purpose and believes in building strong working relationships to create great teams and produce exceptional business results.
Mr. Sadiq is the Co-founder and President and a principal consultant focused strategy, technology and innovation at Active Patterns . He built the entire technology vision and infrastructure for this dynamic consulting and business advisory venture and helping several other organizations achieve their objectives.
Previously Mr. Sadiq held senior executive position at Royal Bank of Canada, Investment and Treasury Services where he led the Global Client Operations and drove for client success and to achieve performance excellence across three key priorities: client experience, cost optimization and revenue maximization by leveraging people, process and technology. He designed a centralized operating model executed from 5 countries on 4 continents to provide a unified relationship-focused and customer centric experience for clients in 19 countries. His achievements also included establishing an infrastructure that integrated various technology streams including behavioral routing software, artificial intelligence(including robotics and assisted workflows to expedite client instructions), machine learning and real-time visualization & reporting technologies to provide increased efficiency, real time client and business insights to assist with key business decisions.
He also held a leadership role at Bell Canada where he’s responsible for Bell Mobility’s next generation wireless scalable network platform evolution a $20M undertaking for which he built the strategic roadmap, oversaw completion of 100+ projects, and saved over $4M annually through Lean initiatives, business transformation and restructuring. led development of their new scalable LTE network platform to support the next generation of smartphones He’s also an agile methodology deployment expert and a seasoned coach. Previously, Mr. Sadiq headed global enterprise product launches at BlackBerry.
He currently holds a Bachelors and a Master degree in Computer Science, MBA degree from Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and a Global Executive MBA degree from University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. He is also PMP, ITIL and Innovation Management certified.
The qualifications that Mr. Sadiq Offers include:
- Vision & Strategy – advanced ability to create the right technology vision/strategy to achieve your specific short- and long-term business goals
- Advanced technology expertise – broad and deep skills across the entire spectrum of enterprise technology including infrastructure, IT operations, IT service delivery, business performance, technology risk management, global program and PMO leadership, etc.
- Business innovation – particularly passionate as a strategic business partner in building cuttingedge companies committed to innovation and excellence.
- Leadership – motivating leader and a passionate champion for positive change.