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Prof. Bryan Foss

Bryan Foss

Bryan has joined the UKOUG board as its first independent non-executive director, to complement your executive and member directors in good governance, strategy development and execution.

Bryan is well known in the enterprise technology world, having previously worked for IBM over 26 years through technical to international executive roles, working closely with Oracle and other application software and middleware vendors primarily in the financial services sector.

More recently Bryan has a 9 year portfolio of independent director roles, currently including international technology and financial services organisations, previously including major public sector departments DWP and DCLG too. He often chairs risk and audit committees alongside.

Bryan is an active Fellow of the BCS, also Chartered Engineer. In addition he is qualified as an IoD Chartered Director, also in finance and B2B marketing. He currently holds a Visiting Professor role with Bristol Business School and is a Freeman of the City of London.

Bryan sets his personal objective here as ‘helping UKOUG to be the best it can be in providing relevance, value-for-money services and a fun community for members and other key stakeholders’.

You can find more about Bryan’s roles and extensive network, also connect with him online via