My name is Jack Howitt.
I'm an experienced management consultant and strategic thinker working at the intersection of business, design, and technology, with expertise in assessing whether a product is viable from a business perspective, desired by customers, and technically feasible.
I'm here to help you design. deliver. innovate.
With my strong business acumen, technical understanding, and an innate ability to strategise, combined with a background building scalable digital solutions, I have delivered a diverse and innovative portfolio encompassing commercial off-the-shelf implementations, new product development, and solution enhancements.
PRODUCT DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, & DEPLOYMENT
Transforming an idea scribbled on a napkin to a competitive force within the market.
SDLC FRAMEWORKS & AGILE METHODOLOGY
Stages of software development and the roles involved across the most popular frameworks.
INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT
Protecting innovative ideas and creating an environment that fosters technological progression.
BUSINESS CASE & PRODUCT ROADMAP DEVELOPMENT
Taking ideas and transforming them into viable commercial products and solutions
PROJECT MANAGEMENT, PLANNING, & SCHEDULING
Managing the multiple workstreams required for product development and launch.
REQUIREMENTS GATHERING & STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT
Developing a complete picture of user requirements and the forms of stakeholder communication.
DATA ANALYTICS & INFORMATION VISUALISATION
Familiar with a range of analytical platforms (advanced level Excel) and visualisation techniques.
BUSINESS PROCESS MANAGEMENT (BPM)
Knowledge of business process modelling notation and analysis, and the power of process optimisation.
Check out my research paper on the Consumer Adoption and Evolution of Mobile Payment Technologies.
Driving the evolution of AMP's approach to external collaboration, and managing a holistic partnership pipeline framework that identifies opportunities for AMP to access core capabilities through external collaboration with both corporates and start-ups.
By grounding strategic partnership decisions in informed screening, selection, and structuring, I ensure the pursuit of only best-fit, outcome driven, and commercially sustainable partnerships that deliver access to innovative product and customer value proposition componentry, whilst leveraging superior external capabilities that are key to AMP's top-line growth objectives and strategic vision.
Career Break - World Travel
6 continents, 48 countries, 142 cities
Cultivated language and communication skills, strengthened problem solving abilities, and developed a heightened cross cultural understanding.
Bachelor of Information Systems
with Distinction Honours
~ Awarded with Distinction Honours ~
3.8 GPA Equivalent
Modules included: Project Management, Business Analysis & Process Management (BPM), Innovation & Technology Management, Enterprise Systems, Business Intelligence, Service & Quality Management, Information Systems Security, Enterprise Database Management
Pass with Distinction Honours in Bachelor of Information Systems
University of New South Wales
The award of 'Pass with Distinction' Honours is granted when a distinction level of performance has been achieved in all courses completed since enrolment at UNSW
Co-op Scholarship in Business Information Systems
University of New South Wales
The UNSW Co-op Program is a career development scholarship that develops scholars into professionals, not just graduates at the end of their university degree. The Industry Linked Scholarship provides industry training, leadership and professional development, and financial support to select undergraduates
HSC Top Achievers - 2nd in Information Technology
NSW Board of Studies
Placed 2nd in the NSW state in Information Technology for the 2011 Higher School Certificate
Want to work together?
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