David Jacobs David Jacobs David Jacobs

David P Jacobs BSc Hons, MBCS, BVMS

Business Analyst, Project Leader, Deputy Project Manager

Project Rescue/Turnaround Practitioner/Troubleshooter

Productivity, Effectiveness & Value Maximisation Specialist

Director of MaxVal Consultancy Limited's R&D Programme

Author of Business Value Maximisation Framework (BVMF®)

Founder of Do IT Better Consortium (DIBC)


Life/Career Coach/Mentor (EMCC Affiliate, BCS and IIBA UK Mentor)

Public Speaker/Presenter and Writer/Author/Editor

Societal Campaigner and Social Commentator

Mental Health/Resilience Adviser/Spokesperson

Contemporary Arts Script/Songwriter, Performer, Tutor

Contact Details

Mobile: 07799 036652    Landline: 01932 248027
Email: davidj@maximum-value.co.uk (previously david.jacobs@profinfo.co.uk)


Professional Profile Business/IT CV Contemporary Performing Arts CV

Latest News

January 2024: A mentee said "David's mentoring gave me the confidence to make a highly successful job move; my career is now flourishing..."

August 2023: David's latest article in his 'Riding The Storm' series containing many useful tips for successful leadership and entrepreneurial success, especially focusing on business/management, IT and marketing, has been published in Brainz Magazine; to read the article click here

June 2023: An in-depth interview with David has been published in Brainz Magazine; to read the interview click here

March 2023: David's latest tips for successful leadership and entrepreneurial success have been published in Brainz Magazine; to read the article click here

January 2023: David has written about his 30-year journey developing Business Value Maximisation Framework (BVMF®) in Brainz Magazine; to read the article click here

David's IT business value maximisation R&D programme can be discovered here

November 2022: David recorded an insightful podcast for CxOs and business leaders on IT value maximisation; to listen click here

September 2022: David presented 'IT Value Maximisation for Business Analysts: The Journey and The Elephant' for the IIBA UK North & Scotland; for more click here

July 2020: David presented a powerful webinar to members of the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) UK entitled Practical, Pragmatic, Value Focused Business Analysis; for more click here. Attendee said “Really good presentation at a time when value is topical. Interesting way of defining this and given us food for thought.”

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