I am looking for a role with an innovation company focused on redefining the ecosystem around a disruptive product.
New York, NY
Director, Special Projects Incubator
December 2013 — February 2014
I lead a team that serves as the incubator for the strategy, prototyping, and launch of potential new verticals. Our work currently encompasses market research, competitive intel, M&A, integration, medical services, print services, publishing, and MakerBot Academy.
MakerBot is the global leader in desktop 3D printing and is driving the expansion of the 3D printing ecosystem. MakerBot was honored as Time Magazine's "Best Inventions of 2012"; Popular Science's "Product of the Year"; and Fast Company's "One of the World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies."
Associate Director, Corporate Advisory Services
January 2010 — December 2013
I directed a portfolio of Fortune 500 clients in the consumer, retail, financial services and media space. I set the strategy for client relationships (generally engaging at the c-suite/senior executive level), worked on new product development, and managed the execution of projects assessing strategic growth risks and opportunities against entry or expansion within emerging markets.
—Biggest win: grew my portfolio 220% over three years.
—Clients included: The Coca-Cola Company, Wal-Mart Stores, Bank of America, MetLife, Turner Broadcasting and 21st Century Fox.
Manager, Strategy & Operations
August 2006 — January 2010
I managed strategy and operations projects serving clients primarily in the emerging markets space, as well as one large internal strategy role (the launch of an international business unit for the company).
—Biggest win: US$ 1.3M engagement that I scoped, pitched, and closed.
—Clients included: Multiple countries in the GCC, United States Department of State, and the FCC.
Overseas Private Investment Corporation
MBA Intern, Investment Policy
September 2005 — December 2005
Cost Plus World Market, Inc.
Analyst, Planning & Operations
June 2003 — June 2004
Wells Fargo & Company
Internet Services Group
June 2000 — August 2001
New York University
Certificate, Leadership & Management
The George Washington University - Elliott School of International Affairs
MA, International Affairs
The George Washington University - School of Business
MBA, International Business
University of California, San Diego
dual-BA, Economics and Political Science, Economics and Political Science