No company affiliations.
Social Impact & Innovation Driven Strategic Leader with track record of delivering transformational results & organizational change across: >>>Functions: general management, strategy, innovation, brand management/marketing, business development/sales, mergers/acquisitions, corporate social responsibility. >>>Industries: healthcare, personal care, consumer products, food & beverage, apparel, retail, direct sales, media, telecom, manufacturing, business services, social enterprise, nonprofits, education. >>>Organizations: while at IDEO, Bain & Company, Procter & Gamble, Harvard Business School; in partnership with corporate, startup, NGO, foundation, & government clients; and in various entrepreneurial endeavors. Impact Highlights: >>>Transformed businesses & organizations to deliver double to triple digit growth of customers/clients/beneficiaries, satisfaction/loyalty, & financial/operational/social impact. >>>Revamped innovation programs to advance overall organization objectives, diversify ideas, strengthen innovations, accelerate pace, & decrease costs. E.g. increasing market launch pace by >5x, while better meeting consumer needs, and drastically lowering cost per launch. >>>Identified & drove attainment of billions of $ in upside through growth strategies and M&A diligence/integration plans. >>>Developed social impact missions, strategies, programs, & expansion plans that reach millions of people. Unique expertise in collaborative innovation / co-creation / open innovation / crowdsourcing @ scale: cultivating and harnessing the innovative potential (ideas, insights, perspectives, etc.) of large communities, from employees to customers to the public at large, to tackle key challenges. Utilize various approaches from design thinking to lean startup.
Projects include: *Advising MNC executive leadership on developing innovation, social impact, & new business programs *Inspiring positive change through community-designed, responsibly-made fashion *Investing in social impact endeavors *Founded a pioneering social network