Jason Norman, PhD, leads a division focused on helping clients solve their toughest innovation challenges. He has spent more than 20 years in industry, continually generating greater innovation and sustainable growth for companies by targeting the connections between the core business and regional impact. By understanding a company’s products, markets, value chain, and regional impact, he has identified and implemented shared-value initiatives that have led to improved returns and benefits for all stakeholders.
Dr. Norman has an extensive background in defining and implementing corporate strategy, corporate restructuring, product development and commercialization, and research and development. He has delivered innovative and profitable solutions across the energy, specialty chemicals, oil and gas, metals, minerals, pharmaceutical, and food industries.
In addition to holding senior leadership roles for RTI's Innovation Advisors, Dr. Norman served as chief technology officer at QuantumSphere Inc., delivering clean-energy and environmental solutions, and as principal at C12 Solutions, where he provided greenhouse gas mitigation and offset strategies. He also held corporate strategy and R&D leadership roles at the BOC Group and Linde Group industrial gas companies.
Dr. Norman is widely recognized as a visionary, strategist, and tactician, as well as an outstanding corporate ambassador to customers, industry groups, stakeholders, and board members.