John has over 25 years of consulting, change, transformation and outsourcing experience, working with world-class organisations across the private and public sector. His expertise lies in transforming businesses in terms of market effectiveness and cost efficiency.
Before joining Elixirr, John was one of the most senior partners in Accenture (25 out of 3,500 partners) and was responsible for the firm’s largest and most complex outsourcing transactions, transforming multiple processes across various continents in highly competitive markets. During this time, he led the design, contracting and implementation of some of the largest and most complex deals in the firm’s history across multiple industries including financial services, retail, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, healthcare, communications, media and central and local government.
His work often includes the design and transformation of business units, creating shared services, vendor selection and supplier negotiation. Uniquely John pioneered the use of securitisation, bond issuance, syndicated bank loans, off balance sheet financing and special purpose vehicles as part of large transformation initiatives.
He works with the Board of our clients’ organisations to develop and implement their vision and business plan, taking on the really tough tasks and getting them done.