BIZYIST is a management consultancy that challenges companies to thrive.

At BIZYIST we solve tough problems and create important change. We’re known for inspired problem solving, data-informed analysis and collaborative client partnership.

Work BIZYIST does

We typically engage in strategy, finance and organization projects but also provide fresh perspectives on anything new and different.


Strategy Projects

  • Strategy development and implementation
  • Strategic planning and process design
  • Market positioning and analysis
  • Research and benchmarking
  • Business plan development
  • Project management


Find Efficiency

Finance Projects

  • Financial analysis and modeling
  • Operational efficiency assessment and tracking
  • Financial forecasting and budgeting
  • Financial reporting process design and optimization


Organization Projects

  • Organizational design and transformation
  • Cross-functional and cross-geography coordination and implementation
  • Deployment analysis and management

At BIZYIST, it’s about
the problem and the people.


Value created

Slides + spreadsheets

Problem solving

For ProfitMiddle MarketLAProfessional Services

For ProfitMiddle MarketLAProfessional Services

Government AgenciesChicagoDCThink Tanks

Government AgenciesChicagoDCThink Tanks

Financial ServicesWholesale BanksSFRetail Banks

Financial ServicesWholesale BanksSFRetail Banks

Fortune 500Insurance CompaniesNYCNot For Profit

Fortune 500Insurance CompaniesNYCNot For Profit

BostonFortune 100Management Consulting Companies

BostonFortune 100Management Consulting Companies

About Bizyist


At BIZYIST, it’s about the problem and the people.

BIZYIST concentrates on partnering with clients and other service professionals to solve challenging problems. We understand and share our clients’ sense of urgency and are committed to driving growth and impact in their businesses and careers.

We work across industries with large and small companies. We also seamlessly collaborate with other professional services firms and independent consultants. Each project solution is custom and our recommendations are eminently actionable.

Jacqueline McDevitt Gowen

Principal + Founder, BIZYIST

Jacqueline brings inspired thinking and intense analytic rigor to each project with an unwavering focus on enduring value.

Her background in industry and professional services includes strategic advisory for C-level executives of global banks and insurance companies during her tenure at a leading management consulting firm, strategic planning and capital markets for a Fortune 50 multinational investment bank and corporate finance and investor relations at a middle market business development company.

Her advisory centers on business strategy, operational efficiency and organizational design.

Jacqueline earned her consulting skills at McKinsey & Company and her MBA at Harvard Business School. She is based in New York.

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