Gary Thompson

Consultant Advisor – Shared Services Program
Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation
Gary Thompson was until recently the Program Director at the National Bank of Abu Dhabi with responsibility for the transformation of banking and enablement operations covering loans, cards, trade finance, customer account lifecycle, payments & remittances, reconciliations, global market support and transitioning these activities into a shared services management and structure that provides service delivery to the bank both regionally and internationally. Prior to joining NBAD, Gary has worked as a management consultant for over 15 years, both independently and with the Hackett Group, involved in design and build of shared services with experience of consolidating back and middle office activities and implementing shared services and customer centric service delivery in companies such as Barclays Bank, Bank of Ireland, Budget Rent a Car and Lafarge Holcim, across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Gary is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in the UK and a Prince2 Practitioner.