“A consultant (from Latin: consultare “to discuss”) is a professional who provides professional or expert advice in a particular area …” 1
ICD Corporation provides expert advice in the areas of banking and technology for banks (including central banks) in emerging markets around the globe.
ICD Corporation is a woman owned banking and bank technology consulting firm focused on the emerging financial markets. ICD Corporation has extensive experience in commercial banking, central bank operations and technology and payment systems. Our uniqueness stems from our knowledge of the business of banking and our ability to bridge the disciplines of technology and banking.
ICD Corporation focuses in four specific areas:
- Central Bank and Commercial Bank Operations and Technology
- Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Assessment, Policy Formulation, Organizational Strategy and Procedures
- Payment Systems
- Commercial Banking
The principals of ICD Corporation have over 60 years of central bank and commercial bank experience. This enables ICD Corporation to provide technical assistance to commercial banks in the areas of strategy, operations, product development and management, technology, procurement and project management. In central banks, we provide technical assistance for all of the functional areas of a central bank in the application of technology (Currency Management, Banking Operations, Financial Markets, Finance and Accounting, Human Resources, Budgeting, Procurement, Banking Supervision, Monetary Policy, Research, Statistics and Payments). This covers all aspects of technology including requirements definition, business process management, development of functional and technical specifications, strategic ICT planning, operations, procurement and project management. This experience was developed through our work on behalf of financial institutions and leading companies like IBM, Oracle, Digital Equipment Corporation (now HP) and The Tower Group (a US based Banking Technology Consulting Firm).
ICD Corporation offers unique depth of experience in over 30 countries. ICD Corporation and its principals have consulted or advised institutions in Latvia, Nigeria, Senegal, Rwanda, Azerbaijan, Egypt, Mongolia, Slovenia, Romania, Russia, Belarus, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Bangladesh, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Indonesia, Viet Nam, Colombia, Chile, and many others. ICD Corporation is capable of supporting projects in both English and Spanish.
For more information about our specific areas of expertise, drill deeper into our site by clicking on one of the Consulting Specialties to the right.
1 Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consultant