Richard Braithwaite

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Richard Braithwaite

Marlborough, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
  • Size: Independent Consultant
  • Year founded: 2017

About Richard Braithwaite

Richard Braithwaite is a strategic thinker and outcome-focused technologist. Strong at relationship building and solution incubation with a highly commercial, customer-focused mentality.

I help people looking to build products, services or internally adopt emerging technologies such as IoT and advanced analytics (Big Data, Machine Learning etc.).


  • Global business development across Europe, US, India and Japan
  • Offering/proposition Go To Market (GTM)
  • RFI and RFP bids (£500k->£20m+)
  • Alliance development and co-selling
  • Ecosystem-based proposition development (e.g. Microsoft, Intel, SAP and Vodafone)
  • Broad vertical experience including manufacturing, construction, transport, retail, logistics, public sector and financial services


  • Microsoft (O365, Windows 10, EMS, Dynamics, Azure Iaas & PaaS)
  • Splunk (Certified Architect, Administrator, Power User and User)
  • Fujitsu GlobeRanger (IoT platform)

Some Key Achievements:

  • Grew HCL from unmanaged to Microsoft EPG (top tier) partner status in UK and Western Europe over 18 months
  • Grew HCL’s Microsoft services in Europe to over $25m/annum (2015)
  • Generated nearly $10m of license revenue for Microsoft (2015)
  • Built a range of sector-focused IoT solutions for Fujitsu including closing a £1m deal with global logistics provider and building a £25m pipeline
  • Built HCL’s Modern Workplace offerings including deal leadership to preferred status for £20m of bids
  • Built a £2m client advisory business at The Content Group



IoT - Internet of Things, Modern Workplace, Advanced data analytics, Cloud solutions, Onshore/offshore "ways of working", especially with India, Matrix and virtual teams.

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    Service Areas

  • Analytics
  • Cloud
  • Delivery
  • Strategy & Innovation