FIRM PROJECT REFERENCES

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  • Belize – Design and Implementation of a Single Information System of Beneficiaries (SISB) – Designed a Single Information System of Beneficiaries for Belize, including construction of the Beneficiary Targeting Index, design and population of the Single Beneficiary Registry and conducting household survey in the Stann Creek and Toledo Districts, (Ministry of Economic Development, Commerce and Industry and Consumer Protection, 2010 -2012)
  • Bulgaria – Strategic Information Technology Plan for the Unified Collection Agency (URA) – IOS’s Director of IT assisted in the preparation of a Strategic Information Technology Plan for the Unified Collection Agency (UCA) in Bulgaria, which covered an assessment of the current information systems, architecture and organizational structure of the UCA (World Bank, 2001-2002)
  • Caribbean – Eastern – Assessment and Conceptual Design of a Regional Health Management Information System – Determined business requirements and developed a detailed conceptual design for a Regional Health Management Information System in the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS, 2011-2012)
  • Colombia – Strengthening Trade Policy in Colombia: Design a System for Simultaneous Physical Inspection – Imports – Established an efficient procedure for simultaneous inspection on the import regime that allowed its automation by means of an electronic simultaneous inspection module, VUCE, for all cargo being imported via ports, airports and border crossings (Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Tourism/Inter-American Development Bank, 2012)
  • Ethiopia –Strengthening the Framework for Banking Regulation and Supervision for the National Bank of Ethiopia – Provided consultancy services to the National Bank of Ethiopia with an aim to modernize and strengthen the regulatory and supervisory activities of its Banking Supervision Department, including developing a framework for the implementation of International Finance Reporting Standards and International Auditing Standards, draft regulations for a Deposit Insurance Scheme and recommendations on IT-based bank supervision (National Bank of Ethiopia, 2010)
  • El Salvador -Technical Assistance for the Northern Zone Trade Facilitation Portal Project in El Salvador – Assisted the Salvadorian Foundation for Economic and Social Development and the National Investment Promotion Agency of El Salvador to develop an investment promotion web portal and organized roundtables to facilitate trade and investment promotion in the northern region of El Salvador (USTDA, 2009-2010)
  • El Salvador – CAFTA-DR Regional Trade Program (CRT) – One Stop Shop Development – E-government – Hired as a subcontractor to Chemonics to assist the Salvadoran Customs Directorate (DGA) and the Technical Secretariat of the Presidency (STP) to develop an automated “One-Stop-Shop” portal to fully integrate the governmental processes required for the importation and exportation of goods in El Salvador in order to achieve compliance with the conditions of Chapters 4 and 5 of CAFTA-D (USAID, 2009)
  • El Salvador – CAFTA Promotion Project – USAID – Under contract to Booz Allen, IOS’s Director of IT participated in developing a One Stop Shop or “Ventanila Unica Virtual” (eCNR) under a Service Oriented Architecture, using open source tool for the Centro Nacional de Registros (CNR) (USAID, 2009)
  • Jamaica – Process Reengineering of Pension Payment Process – Introduced substantial innovations in the structures and processes involved in pension administration and management of all public employees, reducing the time to calculate and process pension payments from 332 days to a maximum of 30 days from the effective retirement date (Government of Jamaica / Ministry of Labour and Social Security, 2009-2010)
  • Kazakhstan – Capacity Building for Pension Reform Project TA No. 2910-Kaz – Assisted in the training and capacity building/ strengthening for the implementation of a financial management, accounting and administrative reporting system for the National Pension Agency, the oversight agency for pension funds companies in Kazakhstan (ADB, 2008-2009)
  • Laos – Design, Development and Implementation of a Secured Transactions Registry System – Established a legal and institutional framework and designed and implemented an operational moveable property registry to facilitate and improve access to credit by the Small Medium-Sized Businesses (SME) sector in Laos (WB/IFC, Ministry of Finance Laos, 2013)
  • Lesotho – Development of an Investor Tracking Solution (ITS) – In order to better track investments and have access to information to attract further investment opportunities, the Lesotho National Development Corporation engaged IOS Partners to develop and implement an Investor Tracking Solution (ITS), including delivery of the training sessions (Ministry of Trade and Industry, Cooperatives and Marketing, 2013)
  • Nepal -Re-engineering of the Nepal Central Bank (NRB) and Supervision of Commercial Bank Restructuring – Provided comprehensive technical assistance to support the NRB in implementing an extensive re-engineering program and enhanced NRB’s role through effective regulations and supervision, implementation of international standards, improved transparency and administrative practices, and design of a program for the development and implementation of a modern central bank IT department (World Bank and Nepal Rastra Bank, 2003-2006)
  • Nicaragua – Technical Assistance in Foreign Trade Matters and Government Technology Systems for the Establishment of the Electronic Single Window for Foreign Trade in Nicaragua VUCEN – Designed and established an Electronic Single Window for Foreign Trade in Nicaragua (VUCEN), including the development of the regulatory and institutional framework for the Portal and training and technology transfer to government officials, IT counterparts of the institutions and operating personnel of the system (Ministry of Development, Industry and Commerce (MIFIC)/Inter-American Development Bank, 2014-2015)
  • Nicaragua – Technical Assistance in Foreign Trade Matters and Government Technology Systems for the Establishment of the Electronic Single Window for Foreign Trade in Nicaragua – Designed and established an Electronic Single Window for Foreign Trade in Nicaragua (VUCEN), including the development of the regulatory and institutional framework for the Portal and training and technology transfer to government officials, IT counterparts of the institutions and operating personnel of the system (Ministry of Development, Industry and Commerce (MIFIC)/Inter-American Development Bank, 2014-2015)
  • Nicaragua -USAID CAFTA Promotion Project – Under contract with FMI, IOS’s Director of IT assisted in the design and development of a web-based application for computerizing the Register of Trade Marks and Intellectual Property (eRPINIC) for the Government of Nicaragua (USAID, 2007-2008)
  • Regional – Assessment and Conceptual Design of a Regional Health Management Information System – Determined business requirements and developed a detailed conceptual design for a Regional Health Management Information System (Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States, 2011-2012)
  • Serbia – USAID Economic Reform Project – IOS’s Director of IT was hired to develop and implement a Gateway and Communication portal for E-SNA (Serbian National Assembly) -www.sna.yu.gov (Serbian National Assembly, 2002-2003)
  • Tanzania – Designing and Formulating the Costing System for the Tanzanian Civil Aviation Authority – Developed and installed a computerized costing system for the Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority, which would provide adequate cost information to the Authority for decision-making purposes (Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority/ the World Bank, 2009)
  • Vietnam – Vietnam Social Security Administration Modernization Project (SSAMP) – Undertook a review and conducted high-level business process reengineering to establish business needs for a new Vietnam Social Security Information System (VSSAIS). Laid out a conceptual framework for the
    development of such a system to inform the design of the SSAMP, including capacity building of VSS and PMU Staff (Vietnam Social Security/ World Bank, 2011-2012)
  • Vietnam – Developing the Social Security System Component B – Led a project to establish a social security system in Vietnam with expanded coverage and financial sustainability. The firm was also responsible for strengthening the institutional capacity of Vietnam Social Security (VSS), as well as upgrading its asset management policy (Asian Development Bank, 2004-2007).