Dr. Bernard L. Palowitch, Jr. (Bernie) is an Engagement Director and a Knowledge Management Specialist at Iknow. Dr. Palowitch heads the company's sales and client service delivery functions. He has over 30 years of consulting and project management experience and has been involved with or led over 120 consulting assignments during his career.
Dr. Palowitch founded Iknow in 2001 and currently serves as firm's President.
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 and Knowledge Management services 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. Major projects at BMS included worldwide finance, human resources, legal, and supply chain projects.
Dr. Palowitch began his career at McKinsey & Company, where he was a Senior Project Manager. At McKinsey, he led numerous consulting engagements at clients across many process, assembly, and technology-based industries.