Kate is a director at Jabian with over a decade of cross-industry experience in management and technology consulting, resource management, and operations. Her work is focused on business and technology transformation and strategic prioritization. Kate is passionate about driving meaningful, sustainable change for her clients and community.
Meet the thought-leaders behind this issue of The Jabian Journal.
Arjun is an associate in the Dallas office with experience in strategic planning and supply chain management. Prior to joining Jabian, he worked in corporate development and M&A.
Garrett is a senior manager at Jabian with more than 10 years of combined industry and consulting experience including strategic vendor management, supply chain, operations, and analytics. He has a passion for driving business outcomes by combining data and analytics with business expertise.
Charlotte is a manager at Jabian with extensive experience in health care, large-scale technology transformation, program and project management, and people strategies, including employee value proposition and change management. Charlotte is passionate about community service, health equity, and building relationships.
Barbara is a manager at Jabian with over nine years of experience in process improvement, change management, and program/project management. She enjoys facilitating collaborative approaches to creative problem-solving and solutioning. Barbara is also passionate about public health causes related to driving health equity and access to care.
Courtney has more than 10 years of professional experience with extensive experience in strategic project, program, and portfolio management across multiple industries. Currently pursuing her MBA at Georgia Tech with concentrations in strategy and innovation as well as sustainability, she is driven by a passion for using business as a force for good. She is committed to helping businesses realize their sustainability goals, whether it be through the development of net-zero strategies or through making larger community-focused impacts on the environment.
Alex is a director at Jabian with cross-industry experience primarily focused on strategic planning, business transformation, and human capital management. He is passionate about talent management and diversity, equity, and inclusion, helping organizations create strategies to build a more inclusive employee experience.
Claudia is a senior manager at Jabian with over five years of cross-industry consulting experience focused on change management and business strategy. She leads the change management offering and is focused on finding tailored solutions for clients that take the human factor into account, with engagement and sustainability as the ultimate end goal. She has a passion for diversity, equity, and inclusion, and is active in both the DE&I offering and the Asian and Pacific Islander Coalition (APIC) employee resource group at Jabian.
Karen brings more than 12 years of consulting experience across various industries. She loves helping clients solve problems, innovate, and drive results. Her work is focused on business transformation, employee and client engagement, sales enablement, and operational efficiencies. She is passionate about clear communication and building relationships to make a difference in the world.
Mark is a director at Jabian with a strong focus on people and organizational change. He brings over 25 years of experience partnering with organizations to drive change and accelerate results in industries such as finance, consumer products, public health, energy, and higher education.
Thomas is a manager at Jabian with over five years of consulting experience at financial services and technology companies. His work is focused on enhancing customer experience to increase wallet share, value creation and operating model during the M&A process, and driving operational efficiencies across an organization. Thomas is a contributing member of Jabian’s customer experience and M&A offerings.
Bridget is originally from Atlanta, GA. Before joining Jabian, Bridget worked for Cloudmed as a senior consultant where she oversaw project planning and day-to-day operations for hospital revenue cycle reviews. She specifically worked with 8 different hospital systems simultaneously with efficiency and profitability being the primary goals. Her projects were centered around consulting hospitals on how to minimize billing and coding errors and maximize their revenue from insurance companies.
Danny is a senior manager at Jabian who helps high-growth and mature enterprises define executable strategies, enhance operational processes, and unlock the power of people to drive transformation. Through his work, he has been able to work with organizations to devise solutions that leverage people, process, and technology to drive results. He takes pride in helping organizations bring and adopt innovation to solve their most complex problems.
Greg is an experienced leader and has spent his career helping companies rethink their core operations by developing comprehensive strategic plans and executing complex transformations. The efforts are consistently delivered with an intimate understanding of the goals, concerns, and unique characteristics of each organization he partners with. It is this partnership mentality that has led him to build a broad set of skills including strategy development, strategic planning, program management, and business analysis.
Gareth is a senior manager at Jabian with a passion for helping organizations assess, prioritize, and improve their operational performance by applying an outcome- and value-led mindset. His expertise includes strategic planning, supply chain, strategic sourcing, process design and optimization, and digital transformation.
Ed is an experienced executive and operational leader who specializes in complex global programs, digital transformation, and IT delivery and service. He has led a number of global network transformation projects for multinationals, operational cost savings and process improvement initiatives, customer experience improvements, ERP transformations, and software design.
Jeff is a director at Jabian with more than 25 years of experience in leading programs across a wide array of industries, including hospitality, manufacturing, communications, and high-tech. He is the champion of the firm’s Project, Program, and Portfolio Management offering.
Victoria is a client success director at Jabian, specializing in business strategy, operational excellence, and product management. With a proven track record, she leads her clients through transformational initiatives by developing strategic roadmaps, crafting efficient organizational structures, and successfully launching consumer products into the market. Victoria’s passion extends beyond her professional endeavors as she advocates for individuals in the special needs community. She published a book titled “Spark Acceptance,” featuring inspiring stories of more than 50 individuals living with diverse abilities, promoting inclusivity and celebrating their unique talents.
Bakari boasts nearly 10 years of management consulting experience in Africa and the U.S., specializing in sustainability, operational excellence, strategic planning, and change management. A dedicated environmentalist, his passion for research focused on sustainability continues to keep him apprised of the latest trends and developments across a variety of industries. He has also worked with clients to assist both organizations and communities in their equitable transition toward a more sustainable future.
Kelly is a manager with five years of consulting experience in the health care and biotech industries. Her work drives technological acceleration, supports confident strategic investment, and empowers people-centric change. Within Jabian, she supports the health care industry group and people strategies offering.
Jonathan is a strategy consultant with demonstrated experience driving operational excellence. Jonathan holds a passion for health care with additional cross-industry experience spanning the life sciences, retail, government, and automotive sectors. By taking a data-driven approach with a people-first lens, Jonathan helps his clients navigate transformation and change gracefully.
Henry is a consultant with four years of consulting experience with most of that time working in the organizational design, change management, and people strategies spaces. He has supported enterprise-level change across several industries including retail, health care, utilities, manufacturing, and high technology.
Sanjana has more than 15 years of experience in data analysis and digital transformations for various commercial industries including legal, health care, finance, and technology consulting as well as federal experience. She is adept at providing data science solutions as well as data strategy consulting for enterprise-level transformations. She uses a creative and strategic approach to ensure the best outcome for her clients. Within Jabian, Sanjana is a senior member of the data and information management offering team.
Hallie is a manager at Jabian with experience in data analytics, digital implementation, and process optimization. Her work focuses on structuring and utilizing data for well-informed strategic decision-making and execution.
Fletcher is a director at Jabian helping clients convert strategy into guaranteed results. He speaks and writes extensively on change management and business transformation. Fletcher believes in “illuminating opportunity through unifying experiences.”
Michael is a manager with more than six years of cross-industry consulting experience. His work is focused on business transformation, people strategies, and strategic planning. He leads the Jabian Employee Value Proposition (EVP) offering and is passionate about connecting with his clients to help them build a better experience for their employees and customers.
Mary is a senior manager with 20 years of diverse international experience in strategic management and consulting, digital transformation, process improvement, market expansion, and people strategies. Mary recently completed an Executive MBA with a focus on global business from Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business along with a certification in digital transformation, leading people, data, and technology from UC Berkeley. Mary is passionate and committed to the economic development of Atlanta and serves as vice chair for the Technology Association of Georgia in the International Business Society.
Tracy is a director at Jabian with extensive experience in progressive people strategies, including change management, leadership development, and organizational development at the enterprise, team, and individual levels. She is passionate about coaching, mentoring, and bringing out the best in people.
Dayton is a manager at Jabian with in-depth expertise in customer and employee experience. He uses his cross-industry technology and business experience to collaborate with clients to envision innovative experiences and develop actionable plans to turn the future vision into reality. He is passionate about empowering people and organizations to achieve the extraordinary.
Will is a consultant at Jabian. His work is focused on using insights from behavioral sciences to design better customer and employee environments. He is a member of Jabian’s customer experience team and is passionate about understanding the hidden influences behind decision-making and bringing out the best in people.
Dan is the market launch center executive director at Jabian with over two decades of experience developing innovative solutions and driving those solutions to results. He is passionate about helping companies understand their business models and their resiliency in the face of market, technology, and competitive pressures. His expertise includes business model transformation, spanning pure-play strategy, growth, and innovation to technology-driven business model disruption.
Jack is a manager at Jabian, bringing over four years of valuable consulting experience. With a focus on Jabian’s operational excellence offering, Jack specializes in leading successful project, program, and portfolio management initiatives. His expertise extends to SAP security redesigns, segregation of duties (SOD) quantification and remediation, as well as data access and governance, enabling him to drive efficient and secure solutions for clients.
Sam is a manager with six-plus years of professional services experience in business strategy, digital transformation, operational excellence, and project implementation. His work at Jabian includes leading a customer experience initiative to support customer growth as well as business process analysis to drive efficiency gains, inform strategic IT decisions, and improve end-client satisfaction. Prior to Jabian, he was an accomplished senior consultant for a health care software company where he led large-scale SaaS implementations for major homecare providers.
Marcus is a senior manager at Jabian, specializing in CX strategy, business process management, and agile methodologies. With a strong background in customer success strategy, he has a proven track record in enhancing customer experiences and implementing technology-enabled personalized solutions. Marcus is also a thought leader at Jabian and a Forrester-certified CX Innovation professional, bringing together innovative insights and practical experience to deliver substantial value to the team.
Ashlyn is an associate at Jabian. Her work is focused on people strategies, process improvement, and digital transformation. She is a member of Jabian’s process engineering and optimization team and is passionate about problem-solving and strategic thinking.
Anye is a consultant with more than five years of industry experience in strategy and operations for large corporations and startups. He is a member of the supply chain and PEO offering teams at Jabian and is passionate about how startups and new businesses are disrupting the current business landscape.
Rodrigo is the CEO of Xcustomer Group, author of the bestselling book and virtual course “Construyendo Xperienceas,” and TEDx speaker and advisor with 20 years of experience in customer and employee experience. As an international speaker, he shared the stage with Barack Obama, Carlos Vives, and Daniel Habif, among other personalities. He has advised and trained executives from 15 countries, including the prestigious brand Ritz-Carlton. He created the Xcustomer Group®️ CX Model, which is taught in four renowned universities in Latin America and co-created a customer and employee experience measurement software, Xcustomer360.
Vince has over 10 years of experience delivering cross-functional initiatives across consumer products, life science, and technology companies. Vince currently manages the portfolio of strategic initiatives for Hexagon’s Mining Division, which empowers mines to connect all parts of their business with technologies that make sense of data in real time, while integrating, automating, and optimizing critical workflows that deliver a competitive edge.