Stu has been working with Dynamics AX for the past 12 years as both a Channel Partner and End User. He has completed 5 full lifecycle implementations in the US, Korea, Japan, France and Germany and 20-30 more as a part of the Partner Channel. He has worked with diverse Teams from different cultures and different time zones and interacted with stakeholders across the globe. He has excellent presentation and communication skills and the ability to work effectively at both the end user and executive management levels. The implementations that he has managed have included Microsoft Partners, contract consultants, and offshore developers. He is well connected within the Microsoft Channel and has personal relationships with the highest levels of the Microsoft Dynamics AX R&D Staff. He also has extensive knowledge of Dynamics AX ISV offerings and has worked with localization SME’s from Microsoft across the globe. In addition to English he also speaks French and has worked with other ERP Vendors to include both Infor and Epicor.
His ERP career spans 30+ years with the primary focus being process and discrete manufacturing as well as distribution. His expertise with Microsoft Dynamics AX includes the Trade and Logistics and Production modules, with responsibilities for Solutions Architecture, As Is-To Be, Gap Fit Analysis, Requirements Definition, Contract Negotiations, Scope Management, Risk Management, Issue Resolution, Analysis and Design, Development, Execution, Monitoring and Control, Resource Management, Vendor Management, Budgeting, Scheduling, and Measurement of Success. He also has extensive knowledge of the Sure Step deployment methodology.