About Alec

Alec Sharp

Senior Consultant and Founder
Clariteq Systems Consulting Ltd.

With 35 years of hands-on consulting experience around the globe, with organisations of all sizes, Alec has deep expertise in a rare combination of fields:

Supporting these are his ability to help organizations clarify and communicate their strategy, goals, and objectives.

About AlecHis hands-on consulting experience, practical approaches, expert facilitation, and global reputation in model-driven methods have made him a sought-after resource in fields as diverse as manufacturing, hospitality, retail, telecommunications, insurance, transportation, justice, health care, IT service management, and others. In recent years, Alec has focused on higher education, completing critical assignments for many well-known universities

Consulting engagements include enterprise-wide process redesign, integrating business process redesign with application development and data management initiatives, and applying model-driven techniques (e.g., workflow modelling, use cases, and data modelling) to new development and the implementation of purchased applications. Typical engagements include:

About Alec SharpA top-rated conference speaker, Alec mixes practical content and insight with irreverence and humour. Popular presentations include "Have Objects Gone to the Dogs?," "The Lost Art of Conceptual Modelling," "The Human Side of Data Modelling," "From Process Model to IT Requirements – Crossing the Chasm," and "Getting Traction for ‘Process’."

Alec literally wrote the book on business process modelling – he is the author of the completely re-written second edition of "Workflow Modeling: Tools for Process Improvement and Application Development." It has consistently been the top-selling title on business process modelling, and is widely used as an MBA textbook and internal guide for global consulting companies.

His popular workshops on Working With Business Processes, Data Modelling (introductory and advanced,) and Requirements Modelling are conducted at many of the world’s best-known organisations. His classes are practical, energetic, and fun, with the most common participant comments being "best course (or best instructor) I’ve ever had" and "I loved the real-life examples."