Nan Bulger Appointed New Executive Director of SCIP

Effective January 7, 2013, Nan Bulger, formerly Senior Director of Strategic Planning, Market and Business Intelligence for Philips Healthcare, becomes the SCIP Executive Director.

A long-time dedicated executive strategist and competitive intelligence advocate and professional, Nan Bulger has had an extensive career  as both a practitioner and an international consultant, serving profit, non-profit and academic entities.   Effective January 7th, 2013 Ms. Bulger will assume the duties of the Executive Director of the Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals (SCIP) association.

“These are challenging economic times for the global community and the competency of intelligence is a key skill and component in equipping a company and its employees in competing in the global landscape,” said Ms. Bulger. “SCIP exists for the membership and we intend to build an association that is fully focused on delivering value to its membership. I look forward to leading the SCIP organization and building a globally recognized organization that equips its membership with four things; education and training, a forum for debate, best practice tools and frameworks and a formal global network of peers.

“In the coming months and years, SCIP will soon see the benefit from Nan’s leadership, strategy and intelligence capabilities,” added Michel Bernaiche, Chair of the SCIP Board of Directors. “Her passion and enthusiasm for the intelligence profession is a breath of fresh air, she is the perfect match for the challenges SCIP faces. I wish her the best.”

Ms. Bulger was most recently Global Lead and Sector Senior Director of Strategic Planning, Market and Business Intelligence for Philips Healthcare.  She has progressively built career experience as a revenue generator with P&L responsibility in a variety of operational functions across the business continuum where she consistently drove the application of competitive intelligence as a foundational and critical competency and discipline.  A consummate international team builder, Ms. Bulger has led global professionals through times of change and crisis in the creation and successful implementation of full scale strategic plans, market strategies, and competitive and business intelligence analytics programs. She has a B.S. in Physics/Environmental Science from Bridgewater State University, an M.B.A. in Strategy and Marketing from Southern New Hampshire University, and an Executive Certificate in Strategic Risk and Uncertainty from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

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About SCIP News
The Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals (SCIP), formerly the Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals, is a global nonprofit membership organization for everyone involved in creating and managing business knowledge. Our mission is to enhance the success of our members through leadership, education, advocacy, and networking. Specifically, SCIP provides education and networking opportunities for business professionals working in the rapidly growing field of competitive intelligence (the legal and ethical collection and analysis of information regarding the capabilities, vulnerabilities, and intentions of business competitors). Many SCIP members have backgrounds in market research, strategic analysis, or science and technology. Established in 1986, today SCIP has chapters around the world, with individual members in nations around the globe. In addition, SCIP has alliance partnerships with independent affiliate organizations in many countries.

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