Navigant announced today that it has appointed Renée Dye to be the Firm’s Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer. Dye, a Navigant Vice President, joins from McKinsey & Company where she was a Senior Expert with its Global Strategy Practice.
“Renée brings significant expertise to this new position,” stated Julie Howard, Chief Executive Officer. “At McKinsey & Company, she led corporate and business unit strategy efforts for clients across many industries, with substantial expertise in the healthcare and financial services sectors. In addition, she led the development of proprietary intellectual assets in innovation.
“She will be at the forefront of advancing our strategic development and innovation capabilities - a key pillar in our strategic operating framework to Perform, Bank, Innovate,” Howard continued. “Renee will lead our teams in the identification of new solutions, services and collaboration possibilities to fuel our growth agenda.”
In addition to her 15 years of strategy consulting work at McKinsey, Dye served as interim Chief Strategy Officer for a global healthcare organization. She has extensive experience leading strategic planning processes, developing and implementing idea generation programs, and leading portfolio evaluation and alignment efforts. She has taught strategic management and consulting courses as an adjunct faculty member at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School and is a sought after thought leader. Her work has been published in Fortune, Harvard Business Review and The McKinsey Quarterly.“I am thrilled to be joining Navigant at this point in its trajectory,” said Dye. “Navigant has an impressive history of exemplary professional service delivery through its strong bench of experts and consultants throughout the Firm, and I very much look forward to working in partnership with the business leaders to align the portfolio around the highest-potential growth opportunities – with particular attention to those enabled by innovation. I am delighted to be working with such an inspirational and vibrant leader as Julie Howard as well as her extremely talented team to help propel Navigant into the next era of its success.”