Nicholas D. Evans


Want to Join?
Opinions expressed by ICN authors are their own.

Nicholas D. Evans is the founder of Innovators360, a boutique innovation and digital transformation consulting firm, as well as Thinkers360. The award winning author of “Mastering Digital Business” and “Business Innovation & Disruptive Technology,” Nick is a globally recognized consultant, speaker and author focused on managing innovation and disruptive technology.

Nick was formerly Global Head of Innovation and a VP & GM within the Office of the CTO at Unisys. One of Consulting Magazine’s “Top 25 Consultants,” and one of Computerworld’s “Premier 100 IT Leaders”, he led the Applied Innovation program, an internal and client-facing worldwide initiative, and the company’s focus on disruptive technologies and trends including social, mobile, big data analytics, cloud, IoT, intelligent automation and cybersecurity. He is the author of more than 10 books on business and technology strategy including titles from the British Computer Society, Financial Times Prentice Hall, Tech TV, Microsoft Press and Powersoft Press.

With more than 25 years of consulting experience, Nick previously ran the global emerging technology consulting practice at BearingPoint (formerly KPMG Consulting) and well as serving as the national technical director for e-business at PwC. He co-founded the National Internet Consulting Practice for Coopers & Lybrand in 1997.

Nick holds a B.Sc. (Hons) and M.Sc. from Southampton University in England. He serves as a frequent advisor to the venture capital and startup community and has served on numerous boards. His extracurricular interests include triathlon having been a member of Team USA and a former U.S. National Champion.

He can be reached at or connect with him at LinkedIn.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Nicholas Evans and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

Assessing your organization’s digital transformation maturity

3 'Internet of Things' lessons learned from triathlete training gear

Which wearable technologies will really catch on, how will these be integrated into a variety of Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystems, and what new, digitally transformed, business models and processes will gain the most traction?

5 business scenarios for the wearable computing, augmented reality era

Wearable computing is coming, and combined with augmented-reality apps, it could bring some benefits for the enterprise.

The cybersecurity needs of the borderless enterprise

As the traditional security perimeter dissolves in a virtualized environment, organizations need a new cybersecurity framework and architecture.

Mining your organization for ideas

Idea management can help your organization stay competitive. Here are 10 best practices for getting the most from it.

Timing your move into disruptive technologies

Though product cycle times are accelerating, the underlying technologies unfold over many years.

Investing for transformation in 2013

How to maximize the return on your investments in disruptive trends like big data, cloud computing and mobility.

The IT paradox: A diminished role in technology, but greater clout in the business

As technology becomes easier to use, it becomes more complex internally. That means IT is less necessary in some ways and more essential in others.

Consumerization of IT: Lessons for enterprise applications

IT is inadequately prepared to fully exploit the opportunity that all those consumer devices in the workplace represent.

Load More