John is a UK-based Kalypso partner with over 20 years of experience in the industrial, energy and resource industries. He is recognized for his ability to deliver high-impact sustainable outcomes for clients through strategy, operations and digital transformation work.
John joins Kalypso as an executive-level management consultant with a strong global client service and industry track record. John specialises in supporting clients to realise value from digital product innovation and digital transformation (e.g. IoT, Analytics/Machine Learning, Additive Manufacturing and AR/VR).
As a leader in the industrial, energy and resources industry sector while a Partner at Deloitte, John successfully assisted numerous companies to deliver projects including strategy; digital product innovation; digital transformation; cost optimization; operations management; human capital management; and information technology strategy and implementation.
John holds a Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering from The Colorado School of Mines and a Bachelor of Science in Operations and Systems Management from The Indiana University Kelley School of Business.
John leads client engagements in the United Kingdom and Europe, driving global growth and building high-quality client relationships. A passionate people developer, he continually seeks new opportunities, is not afraid to stretch his boundaries and loves to learn.
John was born in Asmera, Ethiopia. He grew up in the midwestern United States (Indiana) and now lives in the North London suburb of Hampstead in England with his wife and two children. John has had the good fortune to travel the globe extensively through work and on holidays. He has been in over 45 countries across the world and completed project work in over 25 countries. John holds both American and British passports and speaks English (American and British dialects), Spanish and Afrikaans.