John Harlow
Member, Advisory Board
New York
+1 (402) 650-2803

John serves on our Advisory Board and as a subject matter expert for transformation and integration engagements. His management consulting and industry experience span three decades, leading 75+ projects for retail, consumer goods, and medical aesthetic clients.

Previously, John has served as portfolio company Chief Executive Officer for 3 Private Equity firms and as Chief Operating Officer at 3 publicly traded retailers. His industry credentials include: strategic growth, corporate restructuring, enterprise transformation, and merger and integration strategy / implementation.

During John’s 10 years of consulting experience, his accomplishments reflect significant strategic positioning, operating initiatives, restructuring and enterprise-wide transformation work as a Managing Director / Principal at two Big 4 consulting firms.


  • Strategic Growth
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Business Turnaround
  • Change Management
  • Project Management


  • Corporate Leadership
  • Corporate Field Operations: IT, HR, Real Estate, Supply Chain
  • Revenue Growth: Merchandise / Services, Omni-channel Marketing, Selling Effectiveness


  • Retail
  • Consumer Goods
  • Medical Aesthetics
  • Professional Services