Jess is an experienced, passionate, and driven executive leader with 30+ years of experience helping clients transform business problems of all sizes and types into quality solutions utilizing technology, automation, innovation, behavioral change management, analytics, strategy, and business intelligence. Working closely with executives and project teams, Jess provides insight, alignment, and guidance to help clients scale, transform, grow, innovate, create, and reach new levels of achievement and success for their business.
Recently Jess functioned as an executive advisor in a business development role at a major U.S. (Top 25) accounting firm affording him the opportunity to work with a wide range of global clients (startups, SMB, mid-market & enterprise), across many different industries, with a primary focus on emerging trends: cryptocurrency, digital tokens, blockchain, AI, automation, analytics, & cybersecurity. He also worked closely with the new management styles of young emerging companies and gained experience with the new generation of business management, structure, & organization.
Jess is a forward-thinking, millennial-minded, modern-acting entrepreneur that understands how to use those skills intelligently to achieve results and success in the corporate arena. Jess has a reputation for developing lasting relationships that help clients focus on solving current business challenges and being prepared for future business growth and opportunities.
Prior to working at the accounting firm, Jess was the executive vice president of global sales and marketing and chief technology officer (CTO) for Accuritas Global Solutions which provides business intelligence, analytics, and data management services to 100+ clients from over 60 countries worldwide in the transportation, energy, maritime/shipping, freight, and logistics industries.
Jess is in no way associated or affiliated with Kestra IS or Kestra AS.