May Ladd

May is one of Europe's leading authorities in the field of Electronic Document & Records Management (EDRM), Enterprise Content Management (ECM), enterprise search, information security & compliance management and Knowledge Management (KM). With over 15 years in-depth experience, May's first role after graduating was working as an image analysis programmer at a top UK University Science Park. May continued in the image analysis and document management field working as a programmer and consultant at EDS's European Document Management Team (now part of HP) then as a document management project manager for Tower Technology (now part of Open Text) before establishing Vaultium in 2002, a military-grade secure online document, records and file sharing vault for all types of files with built in compliance. May has delivered some of Europe's largest, most innovative and leading-edge document and records management implementations across all major industry sectors. May also held UK Government Security Clearance and consulted on a number of highly confidential document & records management assignments for several UK Government departments. He has also held a number of senior interim management positions supporting a range of clients with their document & records management, information security and compliance requirements. May was previously the chair of the content management sub group within the British Computer Society (BCS) and has presented and talked on his subject at various industry and society bodies including the UK Records Management Society (RMS). May is currently an international speaker and seminar leader in the field of document and records management compliance and travels across the UK, Europe and Far East helping organisations. May’s qualifications include a MSc (Advanced) Software Engineering (Aston University, UK) and a BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Computer Science (City University, London).