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John Rossman

Alvarez & Marsal
Former Amazon Exec, Author & Expert on Digital Disruption, Innovation & IoT
John Rossman was Director of Enterprise Services at Amazon.com, managing worldwide services to enterprise clients such as Target.com, Toys R Us, Sears.ca, Marks and Spencer and the National Basketball Association (NBA). In this role, he had full operational and technical ownership for existing clients, overseeing e-commerce solutions such as online merchandising capability, website technologies, branded fulfillment delivery and branded customer service.

As Director of Merchant Integration at Amazon.com, he was responsible for developing the Merchants @ program, one of the largest B2B networks with thousands of sellers.

Rossman is the author of The Amazon Way on IoT: 10 Principles for Every Leader from the World’s Leading Internet of Things Strategies which focuses on IoT concepts, explores real world examples and helps executives evaluate their own industry-specific situations. He also authored The Amazon Way: 14 Leadership Principles of the World’s Most Disruptive Company and is an expert on digital disruption and assisting clients to build and execute new business models.

Currently, Rossman is a Managing Director with Alvarez & Marsal in Seattle, specializing in technology strategy, multi-channel operations scaling and platform enablement in multiple industries including retail, service and public sector.

With more than 28 years of technology strategy, design, implementation and operating experience, Mr. Rossman has led several complex businesses and programs resulting in innovative business models. He has worked with clients across a broad range of industries including retail, insurance, education, forest products, industrial products and transportation.

He has served as the Senior Technology Adviser to the world’s largest philanthropy for more than three years, assisting in strategy and execution of complex data, technology integration, IP and multi-party program management initiatives that help to improve student outcomes.
Previously, he was a partner with Arthur Andersen Business Consulting. Rossman earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from Oregon State University.

COMPANY:Former Amazon Exec and Business Strategy Consultant
SHORT BIO:Author and Expert on Digital Disruption, Innovation & IoT