CEO & FOUNDER
Adriaan Bouten is Mod Op Strategic Consulting’s CEO & Founder, responsible for helping mid-sized enterprise organizations identify and execute digital growth opportunities through cohesive strategy, effective technology and digital transformations.
Adriaan has 25 years of experience in digital transformation and is passionate about advising executives to unlock the hidden potential of their organization in today’s digital ecosystem. Before founding Mod Op Strategic Consulting in 2014, Adriaan was SVP & Chief Digital Officer at S&P Global (formerly McGraw-Hill Financial), where he led the digital transformation, lean six sigma, and technology efforts for a $1B division of the $5B global information organization. He also developed and executed digital transformation strategies for multiple businesses enabling revenue growth, innovation and product development, time-to-market improvements and operating cost reductions.
Adriaan is currently a limited partner of MissionOG, private equity and venture capital firm and Social Starts, a venture capital partnership, and has previously served as a board member and chair of the technology committee at Digital Content Next, a non-profit online publishing association.
Adriaan holds an MS in Accounting from Georgetown University. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, sailing and reading.
“I’m an inventor. I became interested in long-term trends because an invention has to make sense in the world in which it is finished, not the world in which it is started.” – Ray Kurzweil