Charles Coutteau

Chuck Coutteau

Senior Analyst

As an engineer by training, Chuck approaches his work as a Senior Analyst from a process lens and data-driven point-of-view.  He breaks down problems and pieces together seemingly disconnected market trends to generate new insights through the firm’s Disruptor ID. Chuck is passionate about applying innovation principles with analytical rigor to drive business success and map emerging ecosystem disruption. The Capital Flow assessments he supports helps clients understand their competitive landscape and paints a picture of the future companies will do business in. 

As an avid community volunteer, Chuck values service to others that encompasses hard work and leadership to do good with his time, talents, and treasures.  Whether it is volunteering with the Boy Scouts or client project work, Chuck infuses his analytical mind and intellectual curiosity into everything he does to create meaningful change in the world we all live in.   

Area of Expertise

  • Foresight + Disruptor ID
  • Capital Flow Assessment
  • Growth Strategy

Past Experience

  • Upround Ventures
  • Fin Tech Startup
  • IBM
  • Booz Allen Hamilton

Education

  • MSE - University of Michigan
  • BSE - University of Michigan
  • BA - Albion College
  • Certificate in Innovation & Entrepreneurship - University of Michigan
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“I joined Upland to build on my passion for innovation. During my graduate studies I was exposed to corporate strategy, venture capital, and market research that led me back to mission-driven consulting to drive change for good.”
Charles Coutteau
“I joined Upland to build on my passion for innovation. During my graduate studies I was exposed to corporate strategy, venture capital, and market research that led me back to mission-driven consulting to drive change for good.”
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