President & CEO
Vice President of Operations
Nick Haigh is a director within the Motive Power leadership team who has a broad range of experience across software development, service delivery, program and project management.
Working for Ramesys Hospitality Ltd., Nick was the vision behind a strategic product development that resulted in the largest value sales in the company’s history and directly resulted in its international expansion into the United States. As part of the leadership team, he came to the U.S.A. as the product director where he led development from a business and technology perspective.
Nick then joined Accenture where he was recognized as an expert in project and program management, focusing in integrated planning and tool support for enterprise wide system implementations and business transformations.
Nick received an Honors Degree in Production Engineering from Brighton University in the UK. He is certified as a Six Sigma Green Belt, a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist in Project Server 2010, Configuration, and is Agile and Primavera P6 trained.
Vice President of Sales and Business Development
Kenneth (Ken) Buchanan is a director with the Motive Power team, with an extensive background in building global teams, organizations and services in high growth, high tech, multi-cultural environments in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Ken previously served as a vice president at Sun Microsystems and delivered excellent financial outcomes in every assignment with P&L responsibility including steady growth in revenue for the Asia-Pacific Services Business. He has also was a senior executive of a mid-sized applications software company during it's successful acquisition by another software company.
As part of helping to steer this merger, Ken also completed the integration of the two Services organizations into one high performance unit. Despite each team having a very different culture, the process was completed successfully within a six month window with very minimal turnover and business disruption despite some reduction in force.
Since joining Motive Power, Ken has led a team of consultants on-site working to improve business process and project management capabilities for a $6.3B project portfolio.
Ken earned a Master of Science from the University of Toledo and has extensive post-graduate management development education.
Vice President of Quality
Nicole Boone is a director within Motive Power’s leadership team. Nicole has experience in program management, business transformation, system implementation, and organization change management as a management consultant. She supports key client relationships and provides leadership to our teams.
Nicole currently manages Motive Power’s largest engagement, overseeing 23 project management professionals in the support of a $6.3B capital infrastructure program including a fully integrated scheduling function to support data driven decision making
Nicole joined Motive Power in 2011. She received her Master of Business Administration in Sustainable Enterprise / Strategic Management from the Illinois Institute of Technology, Stuart School of Business, and is PMP and Six Sigma Green Belt certified.