Who Are the Principals


Charles E. Anderson, Managing Principal & Owner

  • Strategy deployment, organizational transformation, process management, operating efficiencies/analytics
  • Business and IT senior leadership/management and advisory experience 
  • Manufacturing, information services, and pharma industries; strategy, finance and IT practice lead


Luis A. Urrutia, Principal

  • Champion of change, strategy development and execution
  • International business C-suite leadership/management and advisory experience 
  • Manufacturing, mining/energy, utilities industries; international/globalization and M&A practice lead


Richard C. Smith, Principal

  • Organizational change, process redesign and improvement, executive coach
  • Former PwC Strategic Change Partner, 6σ black belt, recognized process improvement advisor and author (“Strategic Six Sigma: Best Practices from the Executive Suite”) 
  • Manufacturing industry; organizational change practice lead