As an innovation enthusiast, at walkerproject, Jacopo assists his clients in their strategic initiatives, process improvements and through their change management projects. His previous experience as a cross-industry consultant, enables Jacopo to always think out of the box and apply the most suitable methodologies in the healthcare industry, such as Design Thinking and Lean Start-up. By generating new ideas and creating prototypes, in his lean hospital and new build projects, Jacopo advices clients on how to adapt their business models to the new trends and to the ever-changing patient expectations.
Jacopo Dandrea completed his master’s degree in Business Innovation at the University of St. Gallen (HSG) where he also spent an exchange semester at the City University of Hong Kong (CityU). During his studies, he had the opportunity to develop his analytical, methodical and creative problem-solving skills. In addition, the passion for innovation has led Jacopo to carry out a certified online course offered by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to improve his expertise in Design Thinking.
Traveling, discovering new cultures and photography are Jacopo’s main hobbies. Whereas when at home, in Switzerland, Jacopo loves to enjoy hiking on the mountains, playing tennis and to spend time with his French bulldog.