Thought Leaders: Carrie Shea

Managing Partner, Growth Consulting, IRI

Focus And Expertise:

  • Growth Strategies for Fortune 500 and Mid-Market Companies
  • Identifying Underlying Demand Drivers
  • Consumer and Shopper Insights and Analytics

About Carrie Shea

Carrie has more than 25 years of management consulting experience in the consumer products, retail, manufacturing and private equity industries. She leads IRI's consulting team and has expertise in building demand-based growth strategies, leveraging qualitative and quantitative consumer and shopper insights, real-time social media insights and syndicated data for business growth. In addition, Carrie directly advises Boards and C-level executives on strategic initiatives and was voted one of the top twenty-five consultants in 2011 by Consulting Magazine. She brings her expertise, combined with IRI's integrated big data and proprietary technology solutions, to ensure that clients receive practical and actionable insights and recommendations to grow their businesses.

Hot Topics

  • Demand-based Growth Strategies
  • Go-to-Market Strategies
  • Shareholder Value Creation
  • Why Shoppers Buy
  • Brand Repositioning

Thought Leadership


  • THRIVE Innovation Series Sponsored by SVG Partners, The Future of Food, March 2021


  • Diversity MBA's 2014 "Top 100 Under 50" Award
  • Consulting Magazine's 2013 Top 25 Consultants Achievement Award