New York, NY —
Novantas, Inc. announced today that Steve McCollum, former President of CAST Management Consultants., is joining the Company as a Managing Director. McCollum will expand the firm’s relationships with senior financial services executives as well as enhance Novantas’ capabilities in leading organizations through major customer and operational transformation programs.
“Steve is one of the most respected senior professionals in the industry and has a successful track record of over 25 years helping organizations navigate major change programs,” said Wayne Cutler, Managing Director at Novantas. “His skills are a great fit with Novantas as we help our clients succeed in this challenging and dynamic customer, regulatory and economic environment.”
“The banking industry faces tremendous changes, and potentially huge opportunities in light of evolving customer preferences and the multiple delivery mechanisms available today” added McCollum. “I’m excited to leverage Novantas’ powerful solutions to help clients accelerate and enhance their organizational transformations.”
McCollum was with CAST Management Consultants Inc. (CAST) for 25 years, and steered the Firm from a regional startup consulting firm to a national leader focused on major transformation programs for top tier banks and insurance companies. He has led major change programs for banks in sales effectiveness, call center, branch and lending operations. McCollum’s financial services experience also includes roles at Citibank and KPMG. He holds a BA degree from UC Berkeley and an MBA from USC Marshall School of Business.
Novantas is the leader in customer science and revenue strategy in the financial services industry. The firm’s Management Consulting, Solutions, Data and Research divisions specialize in investigating and interpreting customer needs, attitudes, and behaviors in ways that help companies refine marketing decisions, customer strategies, and sales and service activities. For more information, visit Novantas.com or call 212-953-4444.