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Currnt facilitator
Robert Fisher, Ph.D.
Partner at Fisher Consulting Partners, LLC

  • Focus: Contributions are valued by peers
  • Accountability: Thoroughly contributes in all areas
  • Sense of Urgency: Consistently responds in a timely fashion
  • Team: Frequently supports and responds to peers
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Location: Greater Denver Area

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Level: LEVEL 03

12 month points: 564 ptsView details

Total points: 1082 pts

skills
Food 10
Analysis 10
Food Industry 7
Ingredients 6
FMCG 6
personal 5
Manufacturing 5
personal nutrition
Legal
Facilitacion
Nutritional Counseling
Conflict and Disaster Management
Facilitate
Moderation
online engagement
Product Development
Consumer Product Design
Consumer Goods
Strategic Planning
Organizational Development
New Business Development
Change Management
P&L Management
Cross-functional Team Leadership
Technology Development
Food Safety
Strategy
Strategic Partnerships
Marketing Strategy
R&D
Leadership
Consumer Products
Management
Business Strategy
Start-ups
Quality System
GMP
Food Science
Quality Assurance
Product Innovation
Sensory Evaluation
Flavors
Food Technology
Food Processing
Continuous Improvement
Innovation Management
Supply Chain
HACCP
Open Innovation
Dairy
Customer Insight
Food Microbiology
Supply Chain Management
Lean Manufacturing
Competitive Analysis
Microbiology
Process Engineering
Analytical Chemistry
Chemistry
Quality Management
PROFILE

Summary

I create, develop and execute product and ingredient innovation along with scientific organizational business skills and culture to drive business results. I specialize in the food, ingredient and agricultural global industries for Fortune 500, mid sized and start up companies private and public companies. Expert scientific skills in beverages (alcoholic, nonalcoholic, still & carbonated), soups, sauces, gravies, frozen foods, sweeteners (natural & artificial), starches, fibers, agricultural ingredients (tomatoes, vegetables, hops, malt) along with food processing and quality. I enjoy and look forward to utilizing my vast experience, knowledge and direct style to increase your speed to market, success rate and returns to your business from a scientific and technical leadership as a C Level executive.

A record of strengthening and growing businesses, identifying and implementing innovative technologies, building consumer & ingredient products from concept to the market with technical leadership. Adept at open innovation, change management, voice of customer, quality systems and cost reduction methodologies to enhance focus and success.

Able to translate complex technical issues into understood benefits and results. Extensive network within universities, government, and food industries. Experience with intellectual property development and licensing.

Have provided business and technical leadership as a member of non profit and private company Boards of Directors.

Specialties include:
New Business Development
Global Research & Development Leadership
New Product & Technology Development
Open Innovation
Intellectual Property & Licensing Experience
Organizational development
Strategic Planning
Change management

Outside of work I enjoy my family, work on my daughter's education fund (The Christine L. Fisher Early Childhood Education Fund) improve my golf game and enjoy fast cars.

Experience

Advisory Board Member

South Pier Capital, Inc.

May 2016 - December 2016

Technical Advisory Board Member

Sargento Foods

March 2015 - Present

Advise and support SVP Innovation, CEO leadership team and technical team on food science and industry scientific matters.

Food Consultant

Fisher Consulting Partners, LLC

January 2014 - Present

Provide scientific and business consulting services for innovation, business development and venture capital in consumer goods and ingredient companies along with nonprofits based in agriculture, food / beverage , and health & wellness.

Technical Advisory Board Member

Bush Brothers & Company

February 2011 - Present

Advise and support R&D organization along with President & CEO on food science and industry technical matters.

Managing Partner

Fisher Consulting Partners, LLC

March 2014 - Present

Provide scientific and business consulting leadership and results for innovation, business development and venture capital in FMCG and ingredient companies along with nonprofits based in agriculture, food / beverage , and health & wellness.

ACTIVITY
  • Jan 2017 - Apr 2018

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Facilitator feedback on Convetit Discovery Boards"

    Innovation Management
    Innovation Management Consulting
    Innovation Consulting
  • Nov 2017 - Mar 2018

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring Behavior Changes Toward Sustainable Nutrition"

    Sustainable Nutrition
    Plant-based nutrition
    Food & Beverage
    Holistic Health
    Food Technology
    Behavior Change
    Behavior Change Communication
  • Nov 2017 - Dec 2017

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring the Challenges and Disruptions of Private vs Public Companies"

  • Jul 2017 - Sep 2017

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Next Gen Cleaning for Agile Solids Manufacturing"

    Cleaning Validation
    cleaning product formulations
    Solid Pharmaceuticals
    Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Jun 2017

    Participated on a Sprint: "Growth Opportunities for Spices, Seasonings, Condiments, & Toppings"

    Food Innovation
    Food & Beverage
    Food Industry
    Spices
    Mergers & Acquisitions
    M&A
    Product Innovation
    FMCG
  • Feb 2017 - Apr 2017

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Latest Science, Technology & Key Trends in Personal Financial Wellness"

    Financial Wellness
    FinTech
    Personal Finance
    Savings
  • Feb 2017 - Mar 2017

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Process Technology Innovation"

    Healthcare & Lifesciences
    Crop Science
    Consumer Health
    Consumer & Consumption TRENDS
    Technological Innovation
    Technology & Business Solutions
    Innovation
    Trends and foresight
  • Since Dec 2016

    Facilitated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Intestinal Wellness Advisory Board"

    Wellness
    Gut Health
    Immune System
    Immune System Balancing/Strengthening
    intestinal microbiology
    Gut Microbiology
    Gut Microbiota
    Probiotics
    Probiotics development
    Nutrition
    nutrition & health
    Nutrient Management
    Gluten Intolerance
  • Dec 2016 - Oct 2018

    Facilitated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Intestinal Wellness Advisory Board"

    Wellness
    Gut Health
    Immune System
    Immune System Balancing/Strengthening
    intestinal microbiology
    Gut Microbiology
    Gut Microbiota
    Probiotics
    Probiotics development
    Nutrition
    nutrition & health
    Nutrient Management
    Gluten Intolerance
  • Nov 2016

    Participated on a Sprint: "Top Trends in Personalized Nutrition"

  • Mar 2016

    Participated on a Sprint: "Best Practices Guidelines for Facilitation"

  • Jan 2016

    Participated on a Sprint: "Enhancing the Convetit Facilitator Experience in 2016"

  • Jun 2015

    Participated on a Sprint: "Shifting Towards Consumer-First Product Development"

    Product
    development
    Innovation
    Consumer
    Empathy
    Lifecycle
    Design
    Food
    Beverage
    Share
    Practices