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January 11, 2012
BEACHWOOD, Ohio – Kalypso, the world's premier innovation consulting firm, announced today that Gerry Miller has joined the firm as a partner to lead the growth of its Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) technology practice and team.
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. Gerry brings over 25 years of global experience in business performance improvement and enterprise software implementation and integration. He has served clients in the manufacturing, consumer products, healthcare, life sciences and high technology industries.
“Gerry is an outstanding client service professional who has tremendous experience leading complex implementations and increasing the value that clients receive from their investments in technology,” said Bill Poston, managing partner of Kalypso. “We are thrilled to bring his technology integration knowledge and extensive implementation experience to the community of Kalypso clients. His addition to the leadership team improves our ability to deliver strategic PLM initiatives for global clients.”
Prior to joining Kalypso, Gerry spent 20 years as a partner at Deloitte Consulting, where he led complex enterprise transformation programs for numerous global corporations, as well as held leadership roles in the firm’s technology integration and SAP practices in both the USA and Europe. Gerry has a strong background in partnering with client executive teams to make decisions over the lifecycle of enterprise software implementations and to realize high returns on technology investments. He has a proven track record of leading teams through the challenges that accompany large-scale transformational change. Additionally, Gerry has developed and taught MBA courses in healthcare and life sciences management, economics and finance.
Gerry is based in the Philadelphia area and will work with client teams to deliver on innovation and product development strategies. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Pennsylvania State University, a Master of Arts in Economics from George Washington University and a PhD in Economics from George Mason University. He is a certified Project Management Professional and a Certified Management Accountant.
Kalypso is the world's premier innovation consulting firm, helping clients improve performance, drive profitability and create sustainable results by delivering on the promise of innovation. The people of Kalypso are leading business professionals who combine unparalleled expertise in innovation, product development, and product lifecycle management (PLM) with a depth of experience in the consumer goods, high technology, manufacturing, life sciences and retail industries. For more information, visit http://kalypso.com. Follow @KalypsoLP on Twitter and on Facebook.