Kelly Cooper

Global Head of Digital Acceleration Lab

Kelly Cooper is a Senior Director with Simon-Kucher & Partners in London and leads the company’s Digital Strategy & Solutions Acceleration Lab.

With 10 years of experience spanning a range of business and innovation strategies, product design and customer-led transformation, she brings a robust set of insights, knowledge and digital leadership across global markets and industries. Prior to joining the Firm in 2019, Kelly led the launch and growth of Ernst & Young’s wavespace Innovation Lab network.

At Simon-Kucher, Kelly works with clients to explore digital levers that drive TopLine Growth and accelerate the creation of new products, services and solutions. She leads the Firm’s internal incubator, designed to infuse Simon-Kucher’s core competencies with management consulting strategy and agile, fail-fast start-up mentality to deliver high-impact results.

Kelly holds a BA from the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to her career in professional services, Kelly held various strategy and business consulting roles within J.P. Morgan Chase & Co’s Corporate & Investment Bank.