Colleen Drummond

Area(s) of Expertise: Strategy, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Customer Insights, Digital Transformation
Key Industries: Customer Goods, Retail, Healthcare, Banking, Insurance, Consulting


KPMG, Partner in Charge, Innovation Labs at KPMG Ignition. Founded KPMG's Innovation Labs to help C-Suite executive innovate for future growth and relevance in a rapidly changing environment. Led high performing team to develop outside-in perspectives on disruption across multiple industries. Regularly hosted boards and C-Suite executives from Fortune 500 companies for strategic sessions at KPMG Ignition. Worked with clients to envision the future, design business and operating models, and build transformation roadmaps. Co-authored KPMG's Global Customer Insights publication "Me, My Life, My Wallet" (three editions) and "Benchmarking Innovation Impact" (with Innovation Leader).

KPMG, COO, Strategic Investments & Innovation. Built firm-wide strategic investment function to innovate and invest for future growth and relevance. Established innovation, corporate development, and alliances teams and capabilities. Helped create Strategic Growth Initiatives program. Served on the Global Strategic Investments leadership team.

KPMG, Global Services Centre Advisory Development, Executive Director. Led an extended global network to innovate, design, and build new solutions in response to client's changing business challenges.

KPMG, Audit Partner. Let the KPMG Richmond Healthcare practice encompassing all aspects of the healthcare ecosystem, including health systems, physician-led organizations, and health insurance companies.

Eden Hannon & Company (now Hannon Armstrong), Chief Financial Officer. Handled the intricacies of financial oversight and reporting for the investment banking business while working closely with CEO. Successfully navigated multiple mergers and acquisitions. 

  • B.B.A., College of William & Mary, Williamsburg
  • Professional Certification: Certified Public Accountant, VA & NY