Improving Product Innovation through Agile PM Best Practices and Organizational Mindset Changes
Mark Rutledge is a Senior Director of Strategy & Innovation at Moody’s Analytics where he manages the evolution of early stage product ideas into growth initiatives for the company. Prior to this role Mark was briefly the SVP of Product Management for AssuriCare, a Waltham, MA based healthcare technology company. Before joining AssuriCare Mark was Vice President and Head of Research Product Management at Moody’s Investors Service for over seven years, where he launched a group dedicated to managing the product development and business intelligence for a Research, Data & Analytics business unit including global digital transformation initiatives. Before joining Moody’s, Mark had an extensive career in management consulting, spending time at Deloitte, Booz Allen Hamilton and Accenture leading change & transformation projects for clients across financial services, retail, e-commerce and consumer goods. He is also a former entrepreneur, having successfully launched and led a small tech company, cieTech, focused on social media marketing and analytics tools for small-to-medium enterprises. Mark is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP®). He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science & History from Eureka College and a Master of Science from Carnegie Mellon University where he studied Public Policy & Management and was a Public Policy and International Affairs Fellow. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees for Eureka College and the Board of Directors of The Greenlining Institute.