Product Management

Product Management

Independent consultants specializing in product management

Clients rely on Umbrex to find the right independent consultant to support product management initiatives. Over 90% of our product management consultants have prior experience at McKinsey, Bain, or BCG. The majority also have product management experience in industry roles.

How we help clients with product management

Create new products or services to address unmet customer needs

Coordinate production, marketing, and sales to establish new products in the market

Manage the cycle from launch through growth, updates, and replacement

Product management experience at top firms such as:

Vice President Product Management

Product & Operations

Product Insights & Strategy

Product Manager

Product Manager

Senior Leader, Product Management

Product Manager, Birthday & Everyday Cards

Group Vice President, Product Marketing

VP, Global Product Development

Co-General Manager, New Product Innovation

Industry examples of product management projects

Agriculture

For a leading agricultural biotechnology company, created a pipeline of new products that added $4.5B revenue in commodity grains business unit.

Chemicals

For a $1B industrial cleaning and maintanence company, reduced time to market for new products by 50% and eliminated 20% of SKUs.

Cosmetics & Personal Care

Rationalized product lines for a $400M personal care division of a global CPG company. Reduced SKUs by 26% to focus resrouces on products with greatest growth prospects.

Industrial

Redesigned the product development process for an electronics manufacturer, integrating engineering, supply chain, and marketing. Reduced time to market from 18 months to 6 months.

Medical Devices

For a prominent eye health company, led a global anti-infective product launch. Exceeded pre-launch sales targets.

Pharmaceuticals

Led the marketing strategy for the launch of a vaccine that was the fastest product in the company’s history to reach $1B in sales (achieved in 9 months).

Telecommunications

For leading telecom in Australia, led the product development of broadband, pay TV, voice, LTE, Wi-FI, and mVoIP.

Wine, Beer & Spirits

Launched 18 new products and line extensions for a global spirits company and delivered $65M+ in net sales value.

What clients say

Insights on product management from our podcast:​

Episode
381

Launching a Brand

Surbhee Grover

Episode
367

Encouraging Innovation

Robyn M. Bolton

Insights on product management from our members:

March 7, 2021
Caroline R Taich Thought Leadership

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Ian Tidswell Thought Leadership

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March 5, 2021
Susan Meier Thought Leadership

Key Steps to Developing the Personal Brand 

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Useful resources on product management recommended by our members

  • National Association of Corporate Directors
  • Society for Corporate Governance
  • International Corporate Governance Network
  • Business Roundtable

How to get started

1

Tell us about your project

2

Interview candidates

(We’ll provide bios within 48 hours on average)

3

Select your consultant and start work

Find a product management consultant

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