Mark Nichol

Mark Nichol

Director of Information Technology

With over 30 years’ IT experience, Mark joined Optima in May 2017 after working for Capita Fund Solutions since 2014.

Mark’s experience spans a variety of sectors including Financial Services and Health, working for blue-chip companies including Lloyds Banking Group, BT Global Services, Microsoft and Accenture.

During his career Mark has successfully managed programmes covering application and infrastructure to operating model changes. Most recently he has been focused on regeneration of a legacy organisation and technology to Agile/Cloud in order to enable a Digital agenda and an adaptive business.

At Optima Mark heads up both the IT and Change teams and is responsible for defining and delivering Optima’s IT Strategic programme in line with business strategy.