As Vice President of Business Strategy and Operations, Daniel Hae-Dong Lee is responsible for managing the operational rhythm of business and overseeing key strategic initiatives.
Dr. Lee brings more than 17 years of management consulting leadership-having worked with C-level executives at Fortune 100 companies, non-profits and federal agencies to foster innovation and introduce efficient approaches to strategic planning and operations. Prior to joining Ellucian, Dr. Lee served as the head of operations for US and North American consulting at McKinsey & Company in Washington, D.C., where he collaborated across the organization to build a best-in-class consulting platform and enable smart growth. He has held leadership positions at Censeo Consulting Group, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Accenture Strategy and IBM Business Consulting Group.
He currently sits on the board of the Common Application, where as Interim CIO/COO he helped revitalize the premier higher education solution that processes five million applications each year for more than 800 member institutions. He was also a winner of Consulting Magazine’s Top 25 Consultants award in 2016.
Dr. Lee has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a M.S. in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from University of Virginia, a M.B.A. from Darden Business School, University of Virginia and a Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from University of Texas at Austin.