Rod WittersCountry Manager | United States
Rod is an experienced Principal Consultant with over 20 years of experience specializing in project management, requirements gathering, functional design and configuration, implementation and deployment, as well as the training and change management aspects of successful Maximo implementations.
Rod has a wealth of Maximo real-world industry experience, being involved with the BP Global Operations roll-out of the “Backbone Project” for the past several years. Rod’s role at BP was as the Central Work Management Process Lead in the Global Operations Organisation on the Reliability and Maintenance team. Prior to joining the BP team in 2006, Rod worked with clients in a variety of sectors including Oil and Gas, Utilities, Transportation and Aerospace and Defense. Much of his early career was spent working on United States Department of Defense IT projects which led to Rod’s introduction to Maximo which is heavily utilised in that sector. Rod also has some experience implementing Maximo in institutions of higher learning having spent a couple years at Penn State University during their initial implementation of Maximo in the early 2000 time-frame.
As Country Manager of BPD Zenith (US) Inc, Rod is leveraging his experience to help build a large US based operation. Rod is based in Houston, Texas.