Nancy Kaplan Executive Chair
Nancy is a leader in managing organizational transformation and turnarounds. She has extensive experience orchestrating change for a wide range of organizations from corporations to nonprofits. Among other areas, Nancy brings her expertise to business transformation, agile strategy development and implementation, and post-merger integration. Nancy has led numerous mergers and acquisitions, with particular focus on non-financial due diligence and the integration of cultures and processes.
Before launching Conscient Strategies, Nancy was Chief Operating Officer of a boutique consulting firm, where she oversaw development of a new strategy and corporate culture. The result was an increase in sales, as well as a stabilized staff, which dramatically increased retention and productivity.
Previously, Nancy was a partner at SECOR Group Consulting (subsequently acquired by KPMG Canada), where she opened the first U.S. office for Canada’s largest independent strategy firm. She led strategy development and implementation for global companies.
Nancy was a strategy partner with Accenture, a global 50 consulting firm, and the Washington, DC, area managing partner of ADVENTIS, named by Consulting News as one of the Seven Small Jewels of the consulting industry. Nancy’s transformation projects with ADVENTIS delivered over $1B in measurable client cost savings and profit improvement.
Nancy holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA, magna cum laude, from Yale University. She is a certified mindfulness and meditation teacher.