September 30, 2008 -- UK GIS supplier GGP Systems has appointed Peter Roper to the position of Senior Transformational Government Consultant. An experienced geospatial professional, Peter will work with both existing and potential users of GGP’s GIS, Gazetteer Management Software and t-Government solutions to maximise their potential and deliver a return on investment.
Peter Roper has in-depth knowledge of the Telecommunications, Utilities and Government sectors having held senior positions with COLT Telecommunications, MoD Defence Estates plus a number of Local Authorities.
Peter Roper will join an existing team of Consultants providing valuable procurement, project management and implementation experience and expertise. Working closely with both current and potential users Peter will review existing IT infrastructure, data holdings and working practices, identify opportunities to maximise potential and achieve greater returns on investment.
“Peter brings valuable expertise from the user side of our core market; Local Government, as well as increasingly important sectors such as telecommunications, utilities and central government,” commented Tim Maxwell, founder and Managing Director of GGP Systems. “He is a respected professional with a proven track record delivering a range of projects including PAI, software implementation and data management.”
“This is an exciting time for GGP Systems as they drive forward with new solutions and into new industries,” said Peter Roper, “and I am looking forward to working with user’s, exploring the software and helping them get the best out of their solutions.”
GGP Systems specialise in GIS and Gazetteer Management software specifically designed for the UK public sector. The South London based company provides easy to use solutions for the creation and management of corporate property databases, the ability to add and use a spatial element to all location based information and a range of solutions to meet t-Government directives.
Enquiries to Prim Maxwell at GGP tel. +44 (0)20 8686 9887, e-mail: Email Contact, www.ggpsystems.co.uk