John Kutz is a partner at Prophet, based in our San Francisco office and focusing on growth and innovation strategies.
A veteran of Deloitte Consulting, John brings Prophet a 15-year track record of successful management and client engagement across such industries as consumer packaged goods, consumer electronics, high tech, and healthcare.
He was instrumental in forming and later leading Deloitte’s national Growth and Innovation Services Practice in 2005, which today has a team of over 50 professionals. This practice represented a continuation of Kutz’ entrepreneurial leanings; in an earlier role in business development for the firm, he led the formation of ten new service offerings.
Kutz began his career with Deloitte in 1996, helping launch its office in Latvia, and later working for its Braxton Group acquisition, a strategy consultancy, in London and New York. Earlier, he served as an economist for a Washington, D.C. law firm.
John earned his MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management and his undergraduate degree from Oklahoma State University.