- Managing Director
- Corporate Finance & Restructuring
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- B.S., Business Administration, George Washington University
- Digital Strategy
- Healthcare & Life Sciences
- Financial Services
- Aerospace & Defense
Jason Reed has more than 20 years of experience consulting for a wide range of mid-market and global companies, non profit organizations and higher-education institutions. Mr. Reed has additional industry experience in financial institutions, biotechnology, healthcare and national defense.
Mr. Reed is an expert in the evaluation, implementation and integration of enterprise resource planning and customer relationship management (CRM) applications for global organizations and has specialized experience in integration and transformation initiatives, including managing large-scale, global deployments. He has a deep background in software development life cycle creation, from initial strategy through analysis, design, build and implementation.
Mr. Reed's executive experience includes being the Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for the University of Maryland Global Campus, the largest public online university in the world, where he partnered with Amazon and academic leaders to transform the digital student experience, specifically in the University's award-winning nursing and cyber-security programs.
Mr. Reed also spent three years in a technology leadership position at MedImmune, LLC, where he established and led a group of enterprise and solution architects notably global network integration, identity management, third-party sourcing, service-oriented architecture, including a service bus implementation, SaaS and IaaS migrations, and contemporary business-continuity solutions. He also led a change management and communications initiative for a global, multidisciplinary program and served as the global program sponsor for multiple Salesforce, AWS, Workday, Google and ServiceNow implementations for MedImmune and for the University of Maryland Global Campus.
In regard to transformation work, Mr. Reed conducted agile software development and digital transformation projects for multiple telecom and media clients. He also created enterprise business and technical architectures and IT strategy roadmaps including emerging-technology assessments and recommendations for multiple small businesses, nongovernmental organizations and nonprofits.
Mr. Reed has significant management expertise in delivering enterprise-wide projects and has provided expert facilitation for cross-functional teams that needed to reconcile naturally conflicting agendas. He has extensive merger and integration experience, having participated in due diligence, rationalization and integration during the Citicorp and Travelers Group merger, the merger of Sprint and Nextel Communications, and AstraZeneca’s acquisition of MedImmune. He is also an expert negotiator who focuses on mutually beneficial, durable agreements and has negotiated global outsourcing agreements with numerous firms, including IBM, AWS, Google, Salesforce and Cognizant.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Reed was in private practice as a management and technology consultant.