Innovating a 2000 Year Old Product with Annalisa Gigante

In this episode of the Innovation Ecosystem Podcast, Annalisa Gigante, former Head of Innovation and R&D at LafargeHolcim, joins us. With over 25 years of experience her expertise includes management, HR, strategy, marketing and innovation. She is currently a Board member of ZIS.

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Annalisa-150x150Annalisa Gigante is a Board Member and advisor to Global 500 companies. She is a former SVP Innovation and R&D at LafargeHolcim, where she led the Group’s innovation and digital activities, Research and Development, and Sustainable Construction. Annalisa has over 15 years of experience in leading digital transformation in both B2B and B2C, and significant experience in M&A. Annalisa is an author, speaker and lecturer (including IMD, EPFL, Chief Innovation Officer Summit, IoT World, World50, The Conference Board) on topics such as innovation, digital transformation, IoT, corporate governance, strategy, branding and leadership.

Mark Bidwell has extensive experience catalyzing and driving change in a variety of marketing and leadership roles at market-leading companies such as BP Oil, The Hay Group, and Syngenta, where I lhe the creation and development of a $2bn Specialty Crops business unit. Mark’s initial exposure to disruptive innovation involved launching London’s first home-delivery supermarket, followed by introducing the first web-based consulting product to European clients in 1995, which formed the basis of a business that today generates revenues approaching $150m.

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