Chad is a principal consultant at North Highland and leads our Retirement community. He has 17 years of experience in the consulting and financial services industries with expertise in brokerage, institutional retirement & trust and wealth management.
Jill Jacques is the Global Financial Services Lead with North Highland. She has more than 18 years of experience in the financial services industry, in both the retail and institutional lines of business. She leads a diverse group of consultants, helping retail and institutional clients creatively solve the complex problems facing the financial services industry.
Joni Roylance, Global Lead for AI Readiness at North Highland, is hyper connected to the emotional world of humans and how those emotions impact everything in business. She has over ten years’ experience leading all things people-focused including employee experience design, customer experience enablement, culture definition, talent management, organizational design, and behavioral change.
Pamela is a PMO Lead at North Highland working as part of the Delivery Capability. She has experience with supporting a range of Transformation Programmes specialising in finance and change management.
Lisa is North Highland’s Global Practice Lead for Employee Experience. She has over 20 years of experience working with the world’s best brands, concentrated in employer brand strategy, employee experience design, culture and engagement.
Christopher leads the North Highland Enterprise Architecture practice in the UK. He is passionate about understanding how businesses tick and sharing that understanding in a way that promotes strategic, transparent decision making. He specialises in insightful visual representations and crafting new ways to unlock difficult problems.
Clive has forty years of experience working for Owner Operators and Engineering Procurement Contractors in the Petrochemical sector fulfilling engineering, maintenance and project management roles. His passion is helping EPCs and Owner Operators with information and data management for new and existing assets involving operational excellence, integrity management, and process safety.
Dan is CEO of North Highland. Prior to being named CEO, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer and as a Vice President heading the company’s process, strategy, and enterprise customer relationship management service areas. Dan has more than 25 years of experience in strategic planning, merger integration, organizational change, and operations management. He joined North Highland when there were only 25 employees and has been highly instrumental in the growth of the company.
Frank Kimball is an Expert Practitioner with the North Highland Company. He has over 25 years of experience in the Financial Service Industry. He has held executive leadership positions in Retail Brokerage, Asset Management, and Corporate Trust as well a senior member of Corporate Strategy. He helped create an award winning value-add program providing ERISA advice and proactive tools to help Financial and Private Client advisors at wealth management firms to grow their retirement practice. He has developed and managed infrastructures for sales organizations providing necessary tools to grow sales and retain clients. His primary focus is in Wealth Management, Compliance, Risk Management and Trust.
Jeff has over 13 years of experience in complex business transformation projects across a range of industries, including: oil & gas, computer hardware, national security, media, and healthcare. Specific areas of expertise include project management, change management, business process management, business analysis, data management and business architecture. Jeff has a successful track record of improving business operations and leading successful systems integration projects that deliver business value.
Bruce is a consultant at North Highland in the Wealth Management and Retirement area. He has 25 years of experience in the financial services and consulting industries with expertise in both individual and institutional retirement, investment management, brokerage and wealth management.
Brendan Smith is a management consultant with North Highland and has over 23 years of consulting experience. He has been the lead architect for organizational transformation and change management engagements in industries such as oil and gas, healthcare, aerospace, and in the public sector.
Rob has twenty years of marketing strategy and customer experience expertise. With an extensive cross-channel customer experience background, Rob specializes in helping clients expand their market presence by delivering experience-based differentiation.
As one of North Highland’s national financial services experts, Scott interacts regularly with senior banking leaders across the industry. Scott regularly assists with strategic challenges being faced by banks and credit unions, and works to apply real-world solutions to address client needs. He has over 25 years of banking experience both internationally, and across the U.S. Scott has had roles in audit, FX trading, operations, and he has served as both a retail banking executive, and as a national executive for a top-five bank. Scott is also a former college professor and a Six Sigma Process Black Belt.
Jason Serotta is North Highland’s Media, Entertainment, and Communications thought leader, bringing 20 years of business experience with over 11 years in telecom.
Jo is a Transformation Director in our London office. She has over 20 years’ experience of working with global leaders on large scale change and transformation projects. An engineer by qualification, an early technologist and now a passionate practitioner putting people at the heart of every organisation.
Jessica has 15 years of professional experience, including 12 in the energy industry. She has expertise in complex program management, strategic planning and execution, and communications.
Rob Hoyle leads North Highland UK’s Information Security practice. He has over 12 years of experience working with senior stakeholders to improve the way they interact with employees and customers. He is passionate about making Information Security transparent, relevant, and engaging.
Jenny is a Principal with the North Highland Company. She has nearly 20 years of experience in process assessment and improvement, strategy development and execution and customer experience spanning across various industries including telecommunications, retail and consumer products, non-profit and financial services.
Becky is a Senior Consultant in North Highland’s PPM Capability. Working across a number of Retail and Financial Services clients, she has managed complex business and technology projects and has undertaken programme health checks and advisory roles for large scale transformations. Her specific areas of expertise include data integration, reporting and analytics, and regulatory compliance. Becky is also a core member of the London Inclusion and Diversity team and has led a number of ‘Women in North Highland’ initiatives for both colleagues and clients.
Christina has 15 years of experience in Upstream Oil & Gas and Technology products. Specific areas of expertise include business process design and improvement, project management, operational reliability and maintenance, data governance and organizational change management.
Rick leads the Public Sector Health and Human Services practice area for North Highland, and has more than 20 years of experience in HHS policy, technology, and financial management. Specific areas of expertise include complex program and project management, strategy development, stakeholder engagement and communications, vendor procurement and oversight, and financial management.
Sara Roberts is a Managing Director at North Highland, an executive consultant on organizational and culture transformation, and author of "Nimble, Focused, Feisty: Organizational Cultures that Win in the New Era and How to Create Them." She is a regular keynote speaker at international conferences on organizational culture, enterprise collaboration, purpose-led organizations, innovation, and transformation. Her core specialty is helping Fortune 500, high-growth, and big brand organizations and causes to drive cultures of purpose, customer centricity, innovation, and collaboration through creating engaging experiences for employees and customers.
Jennifer Merritt is North Highland's Global Retail Lead, serving as Account Executive for key retail clients and leading the firm's retail and consumer packaged goods industry community. She and her teams drive consulting engagements and pursuits in the areas of Customer Experience, Performance Improvement, Transformation, and Technology & Digital.
Ben Grinnell is a Managing Director leading our Technology & Digital Service Line. Ben has been with North Highland for 12 years advising technology leaders on applying next generation IT to transform the way organisations gain speed and agility. He is a recognised thought leader and driver in the DevOps movement and its application in transforming enterprise technology.
Paul has 20+ years of experience in web, mobile, print, strategy, marketing, branding and technology—from sales to strategy to execution. He ensures technology helps organizations connect internally or externally. He has worked with business and technology in the academic, nonprofit, manufacturing, retail, finance, telecommunications and hospitality industries, and has created online solutions including extranets, intranets, and websites and integrations.
Sarang is a Management Consultant with North Highland, experienced in driving strategy, operations improvement, and financial solution initiatives. His areas of expertise include business analysis/strategy, risk advisory, and project management. Sarang has led engagements in the financial services, insurance, media & entertainment, healthcare, and technology space.
Sebastian is a Senior Consultant with North Highland. He has nine years of experience in marketing strategy and project management in Technology Products, Retail, Oil and Gas, and Non-profit sectors. Specific areas of expertise include growth strategies, product management, customer experience, channel strategy, and program management.
Ellen Griffith is the Global Head of North Highland's HCM and Finance software advisory services. She has over 25 years of experience in operational excellence, including both accounting/finance and supply chain transformations. Her expertise encompasses an extensive background in system selection and implementation of cloud and on premise financial systems, back office transformation, close improvement, controllership, and mergers and acquisitions. Her education includes a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting, a CMA certification, an MBA concentrating in Finance, and a CPIM certification.
Tina Ehrig is the global lead for North Highland’s Strategy team and Performance Improvement service line with over 20 years of experience in consulting. Prior to joining North Highland, Tina was a Partner in Accenture’s Business and IT Strategy practices. Tina specializes in helping clients achieve higher performance through growth initiatives, operational excellence work, and transformation efforts.
Maulin has over 12 years of experience leading organizations through business transformation, experience design and operational excellence initiatives. Maulin focuses on partnering with contact centers to execute their strategies, optimize processes and enhance the customer experience. Maulin is a Certified Customer Experience Professional (CCXP).
Leon Colder is a Manager with North Highland’s National Healthcare practice. He has eight years of experience in technology implementation, program and project management, process flow mapping, clinical training, communication strategy, reimbursement quantification and EMR interface strategy.
Stephen is a consultant at North Highland with 18 years of experience in the agency world creating and deploying advanced analytical solutions across a variety of industries. Specific areas of expertise include predictive modeling to support the entire lifecycle (acquisition, cross-sell, retention), customer segmentation creation, and design of experiments (A/B and multivariate testing methodologies) to inform relevant CX strategies. As a former college instructor, Stephen combines his quantitative acumen with his ability to effectively communicate advanced analytics to both colleagues and clients
David Fisher is a Change Management Expert Practitioner in the Portland office. He has 9 years of experience in change management in the public sector, retail, utilities, and natural resources. David has worked in the U.S. Senate, lived in far-flung places like Alaska and Germany, earned a Master of Divinity degree, and chases three kids under five in his spare time.
Adam is an Associate Vice President at North Highland leading the Technology and Data & Analytics teams in the UK. Adam has a breadth of technical expertise from enterprise architecture and large-scale systems integration, to software engineering and digital product development using the leading proprietary, open source and cloud technologies. His management experience includes technology strategy, digital transformation, agile transformation and creating high performing teams, most recently using DevOps. Adam has 18 years of consulting and industry experience spanning clients in healthcare, energy, hospitality, and media.
Katherine works with executive management and project teams to improve organization processes for safety and reliability, reduce capital program and business process risks, and resolve program/ project crisis and disputes in the energy industries. Supporting owners, contractors, engineers, their legal counsel and sureties, she has led assessment and improvement organization and project programs, enhanced project execution, coalesced conflicting parties, and participated in the settlement/litigation of business and project disputes ranging from $1 million to multi-billion dollars.
Tim Jaques is a principal at North Highland, focused on Public Sector. Tim is a Program and Project Management professional with twenty years of consulting and management experience who has architected solutions that integrate people, process, technology, and organizational culture. Tim recently co-authored a global project, program and portfolio management competency standard, the Individual Competency Baseline v4.0. He has also published two books on US Federal government project management practices; co-authored the New York State Project Management Guidebook, versions 1 and 2, and written numerous articles on project management, organizational change and related topics. Tim regularly speaks on these and other topics.
Nancy has more than 28 years of management consulting experience. Her consulting experience includes large program and project management experience across many industries, including healthcare, retail, and hospitality. Specific program experience includes process improvement, program management office creation and execution, and vendor selection and implementation.
Laura has 10 years of experience in Oil & Gas, and Technology Products. Specific areas of expertise include business process design and improvement, business planning, project management, training design & implementation and organizational change management.
Linda Wolfgram is a Master Practitioner at the North Highland Company. Linda has a diverse and unique background with experience in strategic financial services consulting, global consulting and over two decades of financial services industry experience and expertise.
Mark Resnik is an Expert Practitioner with North Highland. He has 17 years of experience in security and business operations, and is a leader in North Highland's Information Security practice. His experience spans a broad set of industries including financial services, energy & utilities, retail, public sector, transportation, and defense. Mark holds PMP, CISSP, and ITIL certifications and specializes in Information Security strategy and operations. He focuses on partnering with clients to design governance, risk, and compliance solutions for their business security challenges, building on his first career as a Naval Intelligence Officer.
Karla successfully counsels clients on complex organizational and transaction-based transformation projects across a range of industries, including: oil & gas, renewable energy, utilities, defense, intelligence, and non-profit. Her specific areas of expertise include project management, change management, strategic planning and communications, and human capital planning and analysis. Karla has a successful track record of shortening the time between organizational investment and return by designing and driving strategies to speed and improve employee adoption.
Greg focuses on preparing and equipping senior leaders and project teams, across industries, with the strategies and tools to navigate large-scale organizational changes and workforce transformations. Greg’s specific areas of expertise include communication strategy, stakeholder adoption, project management, training strategy development and implementation, organization development and process redesign.
Peter is a Master Practitioner at North Highland who has 15 years consulting experience with a demonstrated track record of delivery across the program life cycle — transforming public sector procurement and IT organizations in the U.S. and UK. He has a keen interest in enabling better alignment between public sector organizations and their internal and external customers, through the use of digital enablement.
David is a management consultant with North Highland. He has over 8 years of experience in operations, capability improvement and sales effectiveness in the oil and gas, aviation and construction industries. Specific areas of expertise include strategy development, business analysis, master data management and business process improvement/implementation.
Andrew is a consultant at North Highland and joined after studying at the London School of Economics. Andrew has worked across a number of Public Sector and Telecommunications clients, specialising in CX.
Owen leads the Digital Transformation offering at North Highland. He’s a pragmatic digital enthusiast, and passionate about building better businesses.
Jason is an Expert Practitioner at North Highland Consulting with 12 years of professional experience delivering complex projects in the energy sector ranging from business transformation to large scale construction ($200M). His involvement in the industry has spanned numerous areas including generation, transmission, distribution and environmental compliance. His strengths include program and project management, change management, strategy development and root cause analysis. Jason holds a P.E. license, is PMP and Prosci Change Management certified and has a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Degree from Lafayette College.
Annie is an Expert Practitioner at North Highland. She has over eleven years of consulting experience across multiple industries. Areas of her expertise include innovation, business processes design, and system implementation. In all her projects, Annie brings project and change management expertise to her clients. She holds a Prosci change management certification.
Kristen is a consultant with North Highland. She has more than 7 years of experience in managing organizational change for large-scale transformations, technology implementations, and master data management initiatives. Specific areas of expertise include strategic change management and communications, training design, development and delivery, employee engagement, and talent strategy.
Dave is a Principal with North Highland. He has 22 years of experience in driving results and mission performance through multifaceted and cutting edge human capital initiatives. His consulting and client experience spans global, commercial, public and private sector organizations; leading and delivering workforce planning, talent management, and human capital strategy across multiple industries. Dave is certified in IT Service Management (ITIL), certified Global Professional in Human Resources (GPHR), certified Human Capital Strategist (HCS), certified in Strategic Workforce Planning (SWP), and holds a B.A in Communications and an M.S in Computer Information Systems
Vivek Behl is an Expert Practitioner based in London, who specialises in Data & Analytics. Vivek has 14 years of expertise in in Technical and Solutions Architecture and has worked in Media, Retail, Financial Services, Telecoms, and Public Sector.
Michael Hill is a Principal at North Highland. He has over 24 years of experience helping clients gain more value from their internal or outsourced IT organizations. Specific areas of expertise include IT Business enablement, IT functional strategy, IT business planning, and IT investment planning and business alignment. He has experience working across multiple sectors including financial services, manufacturing, distribution and warehousing, transportation, and telecommunications.
Charlie Morn is a Senior Data Analyst at North Highland. He loves applying math and computing to all sorts of problems ranging from energy and utilities or retail performance improvement to building a better college football ranking system.
Scott is a Senior Technical Director/Architect with more than 25 years of professional experience in the IT field. He has worked with a wide range of industries and clients, from startups to large enterprise Fortune 15 clients, and most recently has been focused on delivering high-fidelity, end-user experiences.
Mario Merlano is a North Highland Leader in Delivery and Managed Service offerings. Mario has a MBA from Rollins College and has degrees from Eastern Illinois University and Villanova focusing on technology and business. He has given speeches on Leadership around the world; sharing insights on his “Leadership Journey”. Mario continues to work with delivery teams across the company to drive results and win new business.
Bryan is a Manager with North Highland. His experience is in IT consulting and operations management. Specific areas of his expertise include strategy, project management, change management, operations management, SAP, process optimization, data analysis, supply chain management, training, and performance management.
Marisa Lohrman is a Consultant at North Highland. She is an experienced leader in organizational development, change management, process alignment and project management. She holds a Master’s Degree from West Chester University in the area of Industrial / Organizational Psychology and enjoys spending time with her wonderful husband, Adam and loveable dog, Mazie.
Michael McKay is a Management Consultant with North Highland. He has an MBA from Georgia Institute of Technology and has 2 years of experience within the Telecoms industry with deep expertise in Process and working at the Business-Technology interface. His skills include Program and Project Management, Process Improvement, and Product Development.
Pete is a Master Practitioner at North Highland and has 27 years of experience in the Home Improvement, Life Sciences and Consumer Packaged Goods industries. Specific areas of expertise include proven experience in Organization Change Management, Project Management, and Operating Model Transformation projects, engaging stakeholders and fostering consensus to achieve business goals.
Tyler Brownfield is a consultant with North Highland’s Data and Analytics capability focusing on data analysis, visualization, and leveraging cloud architectures. He has 7 years of experience creating data-driven solutions in the areas of retail, financial services, and media & communications.
Brent is a member of the North Highland Marketing Team focusing on digital amplification. He studied at the University of Florida and is currently an MBA candidate at Georgia Tech. Brent is a Big Brother with the Big Brothers Big Sisters program. In his free time he likes to travel, adventure, and stay active.
Ollie is part of the Customer Experience team in the UK and has worked on CX projects across a number of industries including retail, telecommunications and financial services.
Leighanne is an Expert Practitioner at North Highland. She is an achievement-oriented leader with diverse and progressive healthcare and public sector management experience. She has served a broad range of healthcare clients including integrated health systems, large managed care commercial health plans, Medicaid and Medicare health plans, hospitals, physician groups, and academic medical centers. Leighanne has deep domain expertise in implementing system solutions to support enterprise transformation initiatives and mastery knowledge of disciplines spanning the system development life cycle. She holds an MBA with a concentration in healthcare, and is also a Veteran of the United States Navy.
James is a Consultant at North Highland and co-leads the Legislative-Driven Transformation practice area. He works specifically in Financial Services, where he has managed challenging business, regulatory and data & analytics projects internationally. He is also building expertise in project management and data analytics & visualisation to transform ways of working, improve process efficiency and embed sustainable change. James is also a member of the Financial Services portfolio group, supporting skills development and industry insight.
Rebecca is a Marketing Specialist at North Highland.
Eric is a management consultant with North Highland and has experience in customer analytics, program management, process improvement, and design spanning across the retail and consumer products industries.
Jenny is a Management Consultant with North Highland. She has a business degree from Georgia Institute of Technology. Jenny has over 10 years of experience across retail, consumer products and life sciences industries helping clients successfully deliver complex programs to improve operations, transform their marketing organizations and drive user adoption globally. Specific areas of expertise include complex program management, marketing transformation, digital marketing, marketing process automation, change management, and deployment management.
Isaac Feiner is a rising senior at Emory’s Goizueta Business School and a Summer Intern in North Highland’s Marketing Department. He hopes to continue his work in the consulting world following this summer.
Jess Burgamy is a Principal with North Highland. She has 20+ years of experience in telecommunications and non-profit management. Specific areas of expertise include B2B marketing, product management, program and project management, process improvement, channel creation, customer experience, market research, competitive analysis and corporate social responsibility. Jess has a Six Sigma Black Belt, an MBA, and a Masters in International Affairs.
As North Highland’s Managing Director and President, Alex leads the firm’s client-facing strategy and sales and demand generation activities, including go-to-market strategies. His approach, both within the firm and with clients, transforms organizational and operational processes in ways that support new ways of working, greater enterprise agility and cultures rooted in collaboration and co-creation. He has spent the last 25 years helping organizations adapt customer and employee engagement strategies to leverage digital platforms, transforming their technology, infrastructure, operating and organizational models to meet future business needs.
Michael holds a BA is Psychology and an MBA from Queen’s University. He has developed cognitive systems with emphasis on consumer behavior and decision making. Currently his role encompasses tech and AI startups, strategic decision making and corporate strategy. He is an avid sky diver, motorcycle racer, and lover of opera. He lives in Malibu California.
Lauren has over thirteen years of experience in Finance Excellence and Performance Improvement with experience in system selections and large scale implementations. Specific areas of expertise include complex ERP implementations across various systems, whole-organization program management, and operational process analysis, design and execution.
Tina is the Florida Government Health and Human Services Client Lead with the North Highland Company in the Tallahassee office. She has 23 years of experience in social services which includes knowledge of programs (TANF, SNAP, and Medicaid), operations, performance improvement, and human resource management. Prior to consulting, Tina worked with the Florida Department of Children and Families.
Sal Saad has more than 13 years of experience guiding organizations through strategic development and operational excellence in complex and evolving environments. His primary industry experience includes Energy, Manufacturing, Retail, and Healthcare. Sal specializes in finance transformation and modernization. Specific areas of expertise include strategic planning, performance improvement, merger and acquisitions, and project management.
Kevin Zobel is a Master Practitioner at North Highland. He has over a decade of experience in talent management, organizational development, workforce transformation, organizational design, change management and project management. Kevin successfully partners with large organizations across industries and sectors to implement complex and innovative HR and people strategies that drive organizational objectives.
Chris has 25 years of experience in the transportation industry, working with the rail, transit, state and federal government, private industry, and international banks. Specific areas of his expertise include strategy development, project management, market analysis, financial planning, public policy, and international business and trade.
Tom is a Management Consultant at North Highland and is a member of the London office’s Brexit working group, focusing on developments that could impact the Retail Industry
Michael Binns is a Senior Consultant at North Highland. He has five years of experience in the transportation, public sector, and healthcare industries. Specific areas of his expertise include project management, change management, process improvement, HR strategy, data and analytics, report writing, and topical research.
Dan Kopp is a Director in the Data & Analytics capability at North Highland. He has over 15 years of experience delivering end-to-end BI and data integration solutions to clients in the areas of sales, accounting, customer care, marketing, and operations. Dan specializes in Engagement Management, Project Delivery, and Technical Leadership for the areas of Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Information Management, System Integrations, and Data Architecture.
Catherine leads the Professionalising Organizations practice at North Highland UK. She is passionate about creating and embedding effective Organization Designs, Operating Frameworks, competencies and career paths, that work in today’s digital world. Catherine supports clients in achieving meaningful agile transformations driven by strategy and taking a people-centered approach. She has significant experience across industries, extensively within retail and financial services.
Sanjay Pathak is a Master Practitioner at North Highland. He has over 20 years of experience in cloud computing, mobile computing, machine learning, enterprise architecture, master data management, IT management, customer experience, and process improvement, Six Sigma, emerging technologies, technology evaluation, and application development.
Troy has over 18 years of consulting and industry experience, specializing in strategic planning and execution, facilitation, process improvement, business operations, and project management. He has worked across many industries with a focus on hospitality, entertainment, energy, telecommunications, and publishing. Prior to joining North Highland, Troy was with Progress Energy where he led large electrical substation and transmission line projects. Troy also has consulting experience with Perficient, Aon Hewitt, and PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he led large scale software implementations for several Fortune 500 clients.
John Nemeth is a seasoned Senior Manager / Expert Practitioner with North Highland, possessing more than 17 years of experience in the areas of complex program and project management, organizational change management (OCM), human capital management (HCM), infrastructure, business process design, improvement and execution, regulatory compliance and large-scale technology implementation. John has deep experience in leading cross-functional, transformational projects in multiple industries with emphasis in Financial Services and Healthcare.
Cliff Stephens specializes in client management, engagement management, business intelligence, and information management with experience in retail and consumer products, travel & leisure, and telecommunications. Specific areas of expertise include design, architecting and development of BI solutions through Tableau, Teradata, and SQL tools.
David is a Master Practitioner at North Highland. He has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of management and technical leadership of large, complex projects and operations management. Specific areas of expertise include complex project management, business process design and improvement, IT systems procurement, strategy development, and contact center design.
Andrew has nearly twenty years of experience in industry and as a business consultant. He has undertaken a wide range of assignments across a variety of industry sectors including Life Sciences, Consumer Goods, Telecommunications, Government, Utilities, and Leisure. Andrew is a board member of Cordence Worldwide, a global partnership of consulting firms.
Sandy is a Vice President at North Highland. She brings over 19 years of commercial pharmaceutical industry experience, including 12 years of senior leadership in sales, account management, and operations. Sandy has focused on understanding of the evolving U.S. pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical marketplace across a broad range of functional and therapeutic areas. Sandy has been honored by the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association with their "Rising Star" award, and has also been named as one of "68 Outstanding Women in the Healthcare Industry" by PharmaVoice.
Troy is a Master Practitioner with the North Highland Company. He combines strategic, business, and technology skills with a 17-year track record of successful consultancy and delivery with medical and behavioral healthcare providers, payers, and vendors.
Katherine is a Senior Consultant with North Highland. She has seven years of industry management experience in digital operations. Specific areas of expertise include project management, team process design, digital marketing strategy, customer experience design, client services, and technical support.
Drew is the Digital Marketing Manager at North Highland. He brings over seven years of experience working on both the agency and client-side marketing strategy.
Shanil has more than 14 years of experience in consulting and has worked with multiple Fortune 500 companies. His capabilities span across a wide range of initiatives, including lean process improvement, strategy and operations planning, organization design, merger integration and managing business process and IT components of Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC)- related programs.
Katie Weissert is a Consultant at North Highland. With over a decade of experience in the public sector, she specializes in state government operations and administration. She is knowledgeable and has experience with government procurement and contracting, public sector finance and taxation, insurance regulation, and healthcare.
Tracy McCarthy is an Expert Practitioner with North Highland with a 20+ year track record of healthcare business and IT consultancy and delivery. She has served both the provider and payor segments on Revenue Cycle, Clinical, and Operational initiatives. She has specialty expertise assisting clients with business challenges by identifying underlying issues, determining solutions, leveraging technology, and driving resolution to achieve quantifiable results. For more information, contact Tracy at firstname.lastname@example.org or go online to www.northhighland.com.
Dwight Specht, VP and Data & Analytics Lead at North Highland, focuses on delivering customer and marketing intelligence solutions that help clients more closely connect with, drive higher quality experiences for, and predict the behavior of, their customers. Passionate about the business value of advanced analytics and BI technologies, the data and analytics team is highly experienced at data strategy, governance, master data management, business intelligence deployment, visualization and predictive modeling.
Chloe McDonald is a change management specialist in North Highland’s London office. She’s spent the last 3 years helping UK government departments develop change and communication strategies with the specific aim of kicking old habits and instilling new behaviours. She recently presented her approach to behavioural change at the annual ACMP Change Management Conference in March.
Greg is an expert practitioner at North Highland specializing in electric utilities. He has a broad background in electric utility distribution operations with over 14 years of experience in engineering, operations, emergency preparedness, resource management and investment management. His areas of expertise include business process development/refinement, requirement documentation and project execution. Prior to joining North Highland, Greg was a Senior Manager in one of the Top Five U.S. utilities and U.S. Army officer.
Toby has over 20 years of experience driving strategic change, growth and improvement programs, focusing on the retail and consumer products industries. His passion is ensuring that the customer and shopper remain at the center of all strategic and operational decisions.
Daniel Dixon is a manager with North Highland. He has seven years of experience in the defense and healthcare industries. Specific areas of expertise include: engineering/technical project and program management, strategic planning, hospital operations improvement, change management, data analytics, provider network assessment and development, and hospital-physician alignment.
Clare is a Manager at North Highland with a breadth of experience across Digital Transformation, Change Management and Program Delivery. She is a key member of the Technology and Digital service line and is passionate about transforming organizations through people, as well as technology.
Alissa is a consultant with the North Highland Company specializing in the Retail and Consumer Goods industry. She has worked with some of leading retailers in North and South America focusing primarily in the areas of merchandising, planning, and supply chain. Her project experience includes strategy, customer and employee experience, process improvement, program management and organizational change. She has worked for a variety of retailers in segments including department stores, discount specialty, grocery, and luxury apparel.
Warren is an experienced Management Consultant and Retail Supply Chain Expert with North Highland. He has an engineering degree from Georgia Institute of Technology with deep experience leading large strategic initiatives relating to process globalization, flow optimization and financial analysis. His specific areas of expertise include Speed-to-Customer, Global Supply Chain and Sourcing process improvement and Product Development design and implementation.
Karen is a consultant with the North Highland Company. She has 10 years of combined experience in consulting and industry across a variety of industries. She is most excited about creating solutions that allow businesses to benefit from employee talent, while simultaneously supporting employees’ career aspirations. Specific areas of expertise include program development, talent management, coaching, leadership development and organization design.
Stephanie is an Analyst in North Highland’s London office, she joined after working at a boutique strategy consultancy. She has worked across a variety of clients in the retail, beverage and technology industries.
Scott McGinnis is a Healthcare Strategy Principal leading North Highland’s Specialty Pharmacy practice. He is responsible for managing consulting engagements with our Health System clients focused on developing and building out comprehensive, high quality specialty pharmacy services.
Leigh is a futurist, innovator and strategist. She leads the Futures practice and team of strategists at Sparks Grove specializing in futures, brand and experience design strategy. They envision and create meaningful human experiences and breakthrough business strategies. Leigh has over 20 years experience in the areas of brand and experience strategy, customer insight and innovation for many leading global brands across CPG & Retail, Financial Services, Hospitality, Media & Entertainment, Oil & Gas, Public Sector and more. This includes future visioning, ideation facilitation and design research for these leading brands plus extensive market research (both quantitative and qualitative) resulting in many new concepts, brand experiences and strategies.
Arlyne Aranda is a People & Change practitioner with over 18 years of experience leading culture, change and transformation initiatives for various clients and industries across the public, private and non-profit sectors. Arlyne specializes in helping complex organizations transition from legacy environments towards their optimal operational potential, leveraging her specific expertise in stakeholder adoption, strategic communications and learning strategy.
Chris is a Consultant at North Highland. He brings a results-driven, proactive approach to stakeholder management. His core expertise includes strategy and digital delivery in the travel & transportation and media industries. Chris focuses on leveraging trends in technology and retail to create actionable strategies that maximize benefits for both businesses and customers.
Patricia is a retail professional and management consultant with extensive and diverse experience helping the world’s best-known retailers solve complex issues and face consumer and competitive challenges that impact merchandising, supply chain, pricing and store operations. She is an expert in addressing digital, social and brick and mortar opportunities with her clients resulting in strategic change that improves the customer experience.
Andrea is a Master Practitioner and Coach with more than 20 years of experience in coaching and change management. As a leader in North Highland’s People-Centered Change practice and a leadership coach trained in the neuroscience-based Results Coaching System, she also champions North Highland's Leadership Development team, working with clients to help develop and implement new strategies to uncover and capture maximum value from themselves and their teams.
Jonathan is an Expert Practitioner at North Highland, with over 14 years of consulting experience in leading cross-functional due diligence teams, managing senior client relationships, as well as coaching and developing high-performing team members in the Financial Services industry. Bolstered by deep payments expertise, he works at the forefront of transformational change in the FinTech movement.
Michael Han has more than 20 years of experience in performance improvement, corporate restructuring and digital transformation. He combines his experience providing interim management for clients in various functional areas with analytics and strategic business thinking to identify opportunities, achieve operational excellence and drive value to the bottom line.
Tom is a Consultant at North Highland in Financial Services, with expertise in legislative-driven transformation. Tom has worked developing complex financial models to support large transformation programmes and making communication of large data sets accessible to stakeholders. He has also focused on designing processes and governance routines to make business units more effective.
Maria is a Managing Director in North Highland. In her current role, she leads the Media, Entertainment, and Communications Industry for the North-UK Region. Previously Maria served as President of New Ventures, which included two NH Divisions NH Data and Analytics and NH Managed Services.
Brian Clements (Director, Sparks Grove) lives at the intersection of marketing, data, and technology, so much so that his ability to perform basic life functions eludes him.
Teri is a Vice President with the North Highland Company and leads the global Energy & Utility community. She has 19 years of experience in the Energy industry across Upstream, Downstream, Chemicals, and Energy Services. She has deep operational expertise, having spent most of her years “in the plant” working within the Reliability & Maintenance business function.
Gareth is an experienced consultant with over 12 years consulting and industry experience. He has worked with many global clients across multiple markets focusing helping them deliver transformation programmes. His experience reaches across the back office operations, including Finance, technology, commercial and HR where this businesses are looking to turn their strategies into tangible outcomes.
Pavan is an Expert Practitioner in the HR Excellence practice. She has seven years’ experience as a HR practitioner and a HR consultant and specialises in designing HR operating models and shared services.