GS1 Australia announces the appointment of Richard O’Brien as GS1 Australia’s Professional Services manager responsible for the delivery of Professional Services Projects.
Besides managing the Professional Services team in both Melbourne and Sydney equally and have overall responsibility for the delivery of GS1 net training courses delivery and content development, Richard will also work closely with GS1 Australia’s Business Development team to develop Professional Services offerings as well as supporting the Industry Engagement team.
With a background in IT and eBusiness and many years experience in eCommerce messaging, implementation and project management using the GS1 standards, Richard has successfully worked in this area at GXS and Goodman Fielder as well as having run his own eBusiness consultancy.
“I think GS1 Australia’s Professional Services role is very much one of facilitating the implementation of the GS1 standards and to mentor businesses so they can achieve the maximum possible value from using the standards. I am looking forward to working with our members,” Richard said.