Dean Russell


Dean Russell is a Director at Anglepoint and has almost 30 years’ experience working in large Blue Chip multi-national organizations, with the last 18 years devoted to the IT sector. Having worked across a number of functional areas including Finance, Sales, Business Operations, Internal Audit & Software License Compliance, Dean brings a wealth of expertise and insight into the functioning of large corporations. Most recently, Dean established a successful consultancy firm, offering SAM and Licensing advisory, which became the instrument that led him to join Anglepoint.

Dean’s prior experiences in the IT sector include Global Leader of Dell Software’s Compliance program, International Controller of Vmware’s Corporate Operations group, and his first stint within the world of license compliance when he joined Novell Software and led their EMEA business.

Throughout his working career, Dean has focused on developing and building teams that can deliver to the corporate challenges and demands, whilst managing the cross-department and executive relationships, evangelizing the value his groups bring to the business. Over the last 10+ years, Dean has been instrumental in negotiating complex license & settlement solutions as well as driving change in contractual & operational approaches for all the companies where he was employed.