Derek Waterhouse

Derek Waterhouse

Principal at Contingent CXO

Startupbootcamp Energy Australia Mentor

Derek Waterhouse is a passionate business builder & problem solver, bringing together corporate & SME strategy and execution experience across industry, function & location.

Working with Clients, he helps reinvent business direction with insights, solutions & actionable plans to solve industry agnostic business challenges.

Focusing on understanding business problems being addressed, defining capabilities and gaps, and developing frameworks for businesses to grow with, Derek helps crystallise company vision into a tangible roadmap. Working with teams to execute this, he concentrates on optimising governance and mitigating risk to ensure a stable platform. This provides the opportunity for further process re-engineering and therefore scale.

He is interested in guiding businesses to think and act nimbly, be lean, test & learn, and be greater than the sum of their parts.