Atilla Habip is a founding partner of Ripples and heads the strategy consulting practice, specializing in growth strategy in healthcare and high tech. He brings together substantial strategy consulting and hands-on leadership experience. Mr. Habip started his consulting career at Bain & Company, serving clients in the US and Europe for seven years. Those clients included major high-tech companies, multi-nationals in consumer goods, and life sciences and healthcare companies.
Mr. Habip served as CEO for CitizensHealth, a start-up launched by Citizens Energy Corporation and its Chairman, former Congressman Joe Kennedy. Earlier in his career, Mr. Habip held several engineering and management positions with International Paper where, in his last position, he was Plant Manager for the Framingham packaging facility.
Mr. Habip earned his MBA in Finance & International Business and his BS in Industrial Engineering at Columbia University. Mr. Habip also holds a JD from the Boston College Law School and is admitted to the Massachusetts bar.