Chief Information Manager, Centrica
Phil Crannage is Global VP Digital Enterprise Systems for the Centrica Group. He has worked for Centrica for 7 years leading transformation and change and is now leading the development and digital transformation of the enterprise in the UK, Ireland and North America. Phil has teams in all of those locations, building and innovating with a number of technology platforms. His team and he have won a number of industry awards over the last few years including Big Data team of the year and DevOps hero of the year in 2017.
Before working at Centrica Phil spent 20 years leading change and transformations in IT and networks in the mobile telecommunications industry, in Europe, South East Asia and the Caribbean. He has worked at the forefront of technology innovation for all of that time.
Phil has a MSc in Project and Programme Management and is passionate about challenging the status quo in the IT industry, finding innovative ways to improve the way things get done in business & IT. He is also an artist and sculptor working in ceramics, he enjoys bringing this creative and sometime abstract thinking to the workplace and encouraging this in his teams.