Our team

Mike Hunter

CEO & Founder

Mike has over 35 years global experience in management, consulting, strategy, sales, marketing, IT, finance and delivering over 40 large scale change and transformation programmes. He has been a Partner with PA Consulting Group, European CFO at AT&T, and European Head of Consulting at TCS, and Cognizant, as well as working for Price Waterhouse, British Aerospace, Apple, a Global oil services company, and delivering to over 20 Fortune 500 clients.

Mike has a track record of growth for clients, and in building and leading consulting practices globally. His goals have always been to help clients and companies grow and overcome their biggest challenges.

Mike’s many delivery accomplishments include the delivery of a 60% performance improvement in 15 months in a nuclear facility; leading and delivering over 30 ERP programmes, including a 130-country roll-out; creating a $1 billion new revenue stream for global technology company; and leading the largest core banking transformation programme in North America.

Mike established K2 Consulting Partners in 2014 to create a new model in consulting that addresses many of the issues he has seen first-hand in both consulting firms and clients.


Philip Sweetman

CTO

Philip is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the British Computer Society. He is a Senior Consultant and Leader with more than 30 years of international experience in leadership, developing new business, building performing teams and helping transform client’ organisations through design and implementation of transformation programmes. He brings effective Programme and Project Management together with strong Change Management combined with a deep understanding of technology gained from a career in software development and delivery.


Nigel Minett

Global Head of Delivery Assurance

Nigel joins K2 Consulting Partners from Tata Consulting Services having previously worked for Oracle Consulting and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Nigel worked at TCS for over 8 years and for the last 3 years was the Managing Partner for Programme Management within Consulting and Services Integration, the specialist consulting group within TCS. His responsibilities included the management of teams of PM consultants in India, UK, Europe, North America and Australia, along with the continuous development of the PM service portfolio and support of business development opportunities.

Nigel spent 12 years at Oracle during which time he undertook various roles in Business Development, Delivery Consulting and, for the last 2 years, was EMEA Operations Director for the Tax and Utilities Global Business Unit. Prior to Oracle, he worked for PwC (and Price Waterhouse earlier) for 11 years undertaking all roles from Consultant to Managing Consultant. During his employment with Price Waterhouse, he also spent 2.5 years seconded to the PW Belgium in the Brussels office.


Steve Barber

Global Head of Growth and Ecosystem

Steve has worked in the consulting industry for over 30 years helping clients develop and implement strategies for transformation. With a wide range of experience across business, digital and IT transformation, Steve brings a breadth and depth of knowledge across multiple industries.

Steve has held senior positions at Accenture, WNS and within industry, during which time he has delivered over 20 major ERP programmes globally, with clients ranging from multinationals to small manufacturing companies.

With the next generation of Digital Operations Platforms evolving, Steve focuses on enabling digital transformation in businesses responding to the challenge of B2B and B2C convergence through the development of integration, automation, advanced analytics and machine learning.

His specialities include digital transformation, large scale programme management, finance performance management, post-merger integration and divestment.


Steve Sharp

Global Head of Consulting

Steve has more than 25 years global experience in management, consultancy, strategy and supply chain operations, and has delivered more than 45 business transformation programmes and projects. Steve worked in Industry (Wyeth) and for Consultancies including Druid, Xansa, Capgemini, Mi Services and Searchlight Consulting. He has extensive experience associated with enterprise solution delivery and digital transformations, within manufacturing and consumer industries, having delivered global solutions within Europe, Asia, North and Latin America. He is a recognised thought leader associated with the delivery of enterprise and digital transformations, with 3 of his most recent transformations being list for programme of the year. A member of K2 Consulting Partners Board since 2014 and K2CP’s Global Head of Consulting.


Roger Williams

Global Head of iCRM

Roger Leads the Integral CRM consulting practice at K2 Consulting Partners where his sole aim is to enable customers to get the best possible value from their investments in CRM, through a combination of behavioural change and optimised software deployment.

Since pioneering market intelligence, database marketing, GIS and early CRM at BT in the 1990’s Roger has gone on to lead consulting practices at Cap Gemini and PA Consulting, before founding his own company, Intelligent Linking, in 2010 and joining K2 Consulting Partners in 2022.

He published research into Customer 4.0, ‘the customer led economy’ in 2015, and is currently working with, Professor Leslie Gadman on defining the role of Integral Thinking in business, and particularly in the context of relationships.