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Evan Jago

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Proven business transformation, driven by agility.


Evan is passionate about bringing people, process and technology together to achieve tangible outcomes. He is motivated by driving to simple solutions from problem definition to final execution for complex problems. He has over 20 years’ experience working in many roles, from consultant, business analyst to executive manager, across a variety of industries in Private Equity and ASX100 Corporations.

Designed a funding plan for a local council in Michigan to double funding within one year through ruthless prioritisation in the plan​

Helped course correct a large-scale IT transformation program using agile principles for a large insurance firm​

Reformulated the IT strategy and enterprise architecture to align with the strategy of the firm​

Developed and visualised the transformation roadmap to prioritise business value​

Designed and supported the execution of a vendor selection process for Agile implementation partners​

Created new end-to-end customer-centric journeys to deliver on the key component of their strategy​

Developed an MVP for integrated ticketing system for a State Transport Authority, replacing the 300+ scoped ticket types with a simplified charge per trip and free trips after eight trips per week ​

Developed the core-business requirements for a large Australian Banks first SAAS implementation, delivering results earlier, within budget and with great customer feedback​

Successfully co-led a $4m p.a. turnaround (on revenues of $12m) for a dangerous goods warehousing company​

Developed and executed a new operational strategy for a division of an Agribusiness company delivering savings of more than $30m p.a. (over a third of the division’s cost-base)

Key facts:

  • Executive MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) 
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied in Maths and Computer Science (Honors) from the University of New South Wales

Expert areas:

  • Australia
  • Business Agility