Category: Business Analysis Career
Leading the Business Analysis Service in Virtual World
What does it mean to “Lead a Business Analysis Service”? Who makes a good BA Leader?
As the business analysis profession continues to grow and mature, more BA Leadership roles are becoming available and experienced business analysts need to be ready to move into them.
In this session Christina will discuss the skills needed for Business Analysis leadership, virtual leadership, the responsibilities of the BA Leader and the outputs BA leaders must produce.
This session is for professionals who are experienced in the sector & have a holistic perspective of business analysis.
Who is Christina Lovelock?
Christina Lovelock is the co-author of the 2019 book Delivering Business Analysis: The BA Service Handbook, which shares insights and findings from research into Business Analysis, practical guidance for BA leaders and case studies from across the professional community. She is active in the BA professional community, attending and regularly speaking at events and conferences and is a contributor to the online magazine the BA Times.
She is committed to the development of the BA profession, has introduced entry level BA roles into her organisations and is chairing the review of the UK National BA Apprenticeship standard. She has developed and lead BA teams ranging in size from 5 to 120 Business Analysts, holds BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis, and is a director of the UK BA Manager Forum.
Christina leads the BA Service at the University of Leeds.