Jesse W. Newton is the founder and CEO of Simplify Work, a global consultancy that specializes in unburdening organizations from paralyzing complexity. His clients include Mondelez International, McDonald’s and PepsiCo.
Prior to launching Simplify Work, Newton was a senior member of Booz’s organization and also change and leadership consulting practice. In addition, he spent a number of years consulting around the world with Ernst & Young’s people and organizational change practice.
As an expert adviser in Northwestern University’s designing for organization effectiveness post graduate program (DOEC), Newton provides practical coaching and speaks on topics ranging from organization design to culture and talent management.
He is also the author of “Three Secrets of Organization Effectiveness,” published in Strategy + Business.
Newton received his master of science in learning and organizational change from Northwestern University and a bachelor of commerce from Victoria University of Wellington with 1st class honors in management and international business.