Industrial blockchain network Data Gumbo has announced Richard Dobbs has joined its board as chairman. Mr. Dobbs is a 30-year veteran of consulting company McKinsey, and is a former Director of the McKinsey Global Institute.
“Dobbs is a recognized strategic industry thinker,” said Data Gumbo CEO Andrew Bruce. “His distinct expertise will lend structure, support and validation to Data Gumbo as we experience aggressive company growth.”
Mr. Dobbs’ career at McKinsey included 20 years as a partner, 14 of which were as senior partner. He has overseen roles in M&A, organization and strategy all over the world, including in the UK, South Korea and India.
“I’m thrilled to be joining the board as chairman,” said Mr. Dobbs. “In today’s market, transactional certainty is critical and expected, and Data Gumbo is uniquely positioned to meet the tremendous opportunity to drive cutting-edge innovation and digital transformation. Customer feedback is that companies using Data Gumbo expect to realize up to 10 times a return on investment.”