Ms. Hess is a results-oriented, hands-on business executive with close to 30 years of technology leadership, business strategy and execution experience.
Lynn has worked in a broad range of industries and built teams of over 300 resources for large clients. Lynn has led the successful implementation of several large critical business and technology initiatives at Fortune 100 firms. She has extensive experience in global operations (US, Europe and Asia) and strong domain expertise in financial services – mutual funds, investment management, mortgage, banking & insurance.
Lynn leads by example, and is personally involved in client engagements to ensure that iProject Partners delivers results that exceed client expectations. Having been a developer herself, she is able to easily cross over between business and technology and has created some of the most innovative client engagement models.
Ms. Hess is highly effective in helping her clients with business strategy development, process optimization, technology deployment, and the management of a global resource pool to enhance business performance and achieve optimal cost, quality and time driven objectives. In this capacity she has led initiatives with budgets up to $50M and team sizes over 100 to realize new revenue opportunities and achieve significant savings and efficiencies.
Prior to co-founding iProject Partners, Lynn was a Vice President at a large investment management company with over $1T in assets under management where she was part of the core team that launched a $4B fund business in Canada, Europe and Asia.
Today she is often busy working with clients, assisting them in establishing critical program offices and applying industry best practices to effectively manage large initiatives and accomplish key milestones within cost, quality and schedule objectives.
Lynn is passionate about the vital role of education, technology and entrepreneurship in developing countries.