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Michael Jennings

Michael Jennings

Blending over a decade of strategy consulting experience and hands-on general management experience with industrial and consumer goods companies, Throughout his consulting career, Mike has advised industrial, consumer and high tech clients. More

TAGS: Strategy & Execution, Sales & Marketing Management, Operations Architecture, Outsourcing, Offshoring, Shared Services Design, Strategic Sourcing, Solar, Consumer & Retail, Insurance Cost Management, Insurance Distribution Channel Optimization, , Financial Sponsors, , Commercial & Industrial, Technology & Telecom

Published Articles

Alliance Partnerships

In recent years (now known as ‘the good old days’) as utilities focused on capital projects to meet projected load growth¹, managers of supply chains faced a two-front... More

TAGS: Strategic Sourcing, Operational Design and Performance Improvement

Paul Cho

Paul Cho

Paul has extensive experience in developing business strategies, commercializing technologies and improving operational performance for his clients across number of industries including energy, healthcare, technology, insurance and industrial. More

TAGS: Business Planning, M&A Support, GENERAL/ALL, , Operations Architecture, Shared Services Design, Strategic Sourcing, GENERAL/ALL, Energy, , Insurance, , , Healthcare, , Technology & Telecom

Jim Pyke

Jim Pyke

An energy practice leader, Jim brings unique skills gained from prior roles as an energy executive responsible for general management, business development, and operations as well as a utilities and renewable energy consultant. More

TAGS: Growth Strategies (Profitable Growth), Business Planning, Strategic Sourcing, Supply, Delivery, Strategy, Solar

White Papers

Five Cost Management Strategies Often Overlooked

With no shortage of techniques available for managing and reducing costs, from activity value analysis to reengineering to automation, an outside observer might think little remains to be done on the cost front inside most insurance companies. More

TAGS: Portfolio Complexity, Shared Services Design, Strategic Sourcing, Insurance Cost Management

White Papers

Is the World Still Flat?

Is the World Still Flat?

In his bestselling book "The World Is Flat," Thomas Friedman popularized the notion that the world is moving toward a globally integrated supply chain where workers from industrialized and developing nations will compete with one another on an increasingly level playing field. More

TAGS: Outsourcing, Offshoring, Strategic Sourcing, Insurance Cost Management

Published Articles

Commodity Price Volatility

Commodity Price Volatility

... more consumers will wake up to sharply higher electricity bills. The primary driver of this increase will not be a populist theme like global warming or deregulation. The root cause will be an aspect of cost that has been... More

TAGS: Strategic Sourcing, Operational Design and Performance Improvement

Published Articles

Realizing Promise Of Strategic Sourcing Claims

"Strategic sourcing" is a cost-reduction method that many insurers have attempted to implement. While they have had successes in lowering basic office management costs, these... More

TAGS: Strategic Sourcing, Insurance Cost Management

Case Studies

Integrated Procurement Approach

Our client was a consumer finance company with a dominant position in its chosen niche. Headcount was tightly managed, and the company's efficiency ratio was in the top quartile. More

TAGS: Operations Architecture, Strategic Sourcing, Banking & Asset Management