Kalypso Announces Addition of New Senior Manager, Dario Morandotti

May 19, 2010

Industry expert brings 25 years experience to the firm

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS – Kalypso, the world's premier innovation consulting firm, announced today that Dario Morandotti has joined the firm as a Senior Manager in their Management Consulting practice.

The people of Kalypso are leading business professionals who combine a depth of experience in select industries with unparalleled expertise in product and process innovation. Dario brings 25 years of industry experience to Kalypso clients. He has extensive experience in Innovation and New Product Development, Project/Program/Portfolio Management, PLM, and System Integration.

“Dario has a proven track record of delivering outstanding results across a wide range of general manufacturing, consumer goods, aerospace, automotive, and shipbuilding industries,” said Niels Ebbing, partner at Kalypso.

Prior to joining Kalypso, Dario spent 25 years with IBM, Deloitte Consulting, AtosOrigin and HP.

“Dario brings a broad base of product development knowledge from the discrete industry as well as deep PLM implementation experience to Kalypso,” said George Young, founding partner at Kalypso. “As a senior manager at Deloitte I had the opportunity to collaborate with Dario on several product development engagements while he was a senior consultant. I’m delighted to welcome my long-time colleague to the firm.”

Dario is based in Milan, Italy, and will work with clients in the manufacturing and consumer goods industries. He has a degree in Civil Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Milan and an MBA from SDA Bocconi Milan.

About Kalypso

Kalypso is the world's premier innovation consulting firm, helping clients improve profitability by delivering on the promise of innovation. Kalypso offers clients full service capabilities including Business and Innovation Strategy, Front End of Innovation, Portfolio and Pipeline Management, Development and New Product Introduction, Value Management, PLM Technology, Leadership and Learning, and Intellectual Property Services. For more information, visit http://kalypso.com.