Frank Scavo is Strativa’s President. With over 30 years of experience, he has led or participated in business strategy, IT strategy, and business improvement projects for organizations in a broad range of industries, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, foods, consumer products, wholesale and retail distribution, high tech electronics, and information services. He is especially skilled at formulating business strategy, developing IT strategy, analyzing return on investment for key initiatives, and evaluating alternative technologies and solutions for enterprise-wide systems. Frank is a accomplished public speaker and skilled at group facilitation.
Some of Frank’s notable client engagements include:
- A series of projects for a large medical device manufacturer, including an IT strategic roadmap for the firm’s services business, an assessment of the firm’s device labeling processes, and a CRM system selection.
- A business strategy roadmap for one of the nation’s largest health insurance providers.
- For a private equity investor, a competitive evaluation of a fast-growing professional services firm in the data analytics market.
- A business strategy and IT strategy for a $2B distributor in the metals industry.
- An IT strategic roadmap for a large international commercial real estate firm.
- An ERP selection for one of the competitors in the emerging private market for commercial space flight.
- A supply chain planning process improvement and SCM system selection for a high tech manufacturer in the RFID industry.
- An ERP selection for a high tech manufacturer of industrial environmental monitoring systems.
- A strategic IT assessment and ERP selection for a franchiser of advertising services.
Prior to co-founding Strativa in 2000, Frank Scavo built a successful management consulting practice for a Southern California technology consulting firm. Before that he held a number of consulting and IT management positions in the manufacturing, retail, and information services sectors.
Frank Scavo is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania. He is a Certified Fellow in Production and Inventory Management (CFPIM) and is Certified in Integrated Resource Management (CIRM) by APICS, the Society for Operations Management. He is a GLG Scholar for the Gerson-Lehrman Group, an investment advisory firm. He is the co-author of an industry guidance document on the Validation of Software for Regulated Processes (AAMI TIR36:2007).
Frank Scavo is also the President of Computer Economics, our sister IT research and advisory firm, where he authors industry research on technology trends, customer experience, and IT management best practices. He is also a frequent speaker on these subjects at industry conferences.