Dr. Bernard L. Palowitch, Jr. (Bernie) is an exceptional management consultant with a deep passion for knowledge management. Dr. Palowitch is an Engagement Director, Senior Consultant, and Knowledge Management Subject Matter Expert at Iknow LLC. He is also the Founder and President of Iknow. He has over 30 years of consulting and project management experience and has been involved with or led over 150 consulting assignments during his career.
Prior to founding Iknow LLC, Dr. Palowitch was a Senior Partner in Ernst & Young’s management consulting practice. At E&Y, Dr. Palowitch sold and directed client assignments at many of the world’s leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies. He was the firm’s global service line leader for both Strategy Services and Knowledge Management in these industries.
Dr. Palowitch was Corporate Director—Business Reengineering at Bristol-Myers Squibb Company. In this role, he initiated, planned, and directed strategic and process reengineering projects across the company. While at BMS, Dr. Palowitch led several enterprise-wide business process reengineering and performance improvement projects in new product development, supply chain, finance, human resources, and legal areas.
Dr. Palowitch began his career at McKinsey & Company, where he was a Senior Engagement Manager. At McKinsey, he led numerous consulting engagements at clients across many process, assembly, and technology-based industries.