OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM
Ian Miles, Managing Director
Ian Miles is the co-founder of Pure Veritas. He is responsible for managing the company, formulating and executing its strategies and for interactions with clients, employees and other stakeholders. He is the primary decision and policy maker, setting the ethos for the company’s values, ethics and culture. In addition to managing day-to-day activities, he is responsible for the consulting capability of the company.
Mr Miles embodies Pure Veritas’ committment to delivering high quality projects with excellence, absolute respect and integrity to its clients. He has built a reputation for seeking and building consensus, industriousness and strong relationships. He is results-oriented.
Mr Miles started his IT career with General Electric and his consulting career KPMG Peat Marwick. Subsequently, he has held other consulting roles with other organizations. His core experience has in leading and advising on ERP and CRM package integration implementations in industries such as telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and consumer products. Mr Miles most recent specialism is in business transformation within the Public Sector and Local Government with special focus on cost-efficiency initiatives.
Mr. Miles holds a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Analysis from the University of West of England and a post-graduate Executive Certificate in Business Administration from Henley Management College.
Pure Veritas is a trading name of Pure Veritas Marketing Ltd, which is registered in England and Wales at 4 Sandford Gardens, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 1QT with registration number 6068119.
George Harrigan-Brown, Director Global Sales and CFO
George Harrigan-Brown is responsible for finance and sales across the Pure Veritas divisions. He is a certified auditor and accountant. With a background of appraising the soundness, adequacy and application of accounting, financial, operational and other controls, Mr Harrigan-Brown's business risk and auditing expertise are crucial in assisting the management of Pure Veritas to achieve its business objectives.
Mr Harrigan-Brown commenced his career with British Gas as a trainee Corporate Internal Auditor. Since then, Mr Harrigan-Brown has enjoyed several roles including Director of Internal Audit over a twenty-two years period. He has managed teams of in excess of one hundred staff with planning, financial and resource management, and efficiency responsibilities attached. He has been a key member of senior management staff who was responsible for negotiations of a joint venture which turned over £100M in revenue per annum. His experience has predominantely been in the areas of pharmaceuticals, utilities, education and the Public Sector.
Mr Harrigan-Brown holds a Masters of Science degree in Management Organisation Development and Consultancy and a host of professional certifications including Sarbanes Oxley Compliance training (MIS), Government Internal Audit Certificate (GIAC), IIA Internal Auditing Practice (incl Information Technology Auditing). He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accounting and the Chartered Management Institute.
Koreen Miles, Managing Director
Koreen Miles is a co-founder of Pure Veritas. She is responsible for the Information Technology capability of the company and managing the marketing division. Her role is to ensure that agreed IT solutions and marketing products are delivered to clients within the expected timeframes and with precision and quality. She has a reputation for meticulousness and excellence.
After graduating from King's College, Mrs Miles joined a small, software firm working as a C++ programmer. Her first assignment was to develop identification software to read and interpret barcodes. This would later serve as a stepping stone to starting her management consulting career. Over the past decade, she has held various roles at KPMG Peat Marwick in the USA and other specialised financial services consultancies in the City of London. She is a seasoned programme manager and has led development and application management teams in delivering complex information technology solutions for multi-million dollar/pound sterling projects to key blue chip and financial services global clients. Her experience spans banking, insurance, ticketing and knowledge management.
She is a certified TOGAF enterprise architect and middleware certified specialist. She holds a Masters degree in Advanced Computing from King's College London and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from University College London.