the mind4 series: on bringing the future to reality


GCA Studios Presents

GCA Host Jane-Scott Cantus, Managing Principal and General Counsel of The ILEX Group.  The ILEX Group provides advisory services to corporate clients in the areas of innovation-led growth strategies, governance and leadership, advocacy, government relations and strategic communications and board and executive search.

the mind4 series™, hosted by jane-scott cantus, is a series of one-on-one interviews with c-suite executives who have used their particular expertise to create competitive advantages for their organizations.

In this episode, on bringing the future to reality, Jane-Scott interviews fellow GCA Member Phil Fasano, former CIO of Kaiser Permanente and AIG.  Jane-Scott explores the necessity for all C-Suite members and change leaders to have strong understanding and experiences in technology – regardless of their core function (part 1), how technology defines real-time personalized healthcare (part 2), how financial services behemoths adopt and adapt to disruptive technologies (part 3).  She determines the viability of new technologies in a lightning round of Real – Not Real (part 4) and dispels the rumor that entrepreneurship does not exist in corporations (part 5).

Whether you watch the full video or specific segments, you will quickly realize that as a strategic leader in operationalizing technology, phil fasano has a mind4 innovation ● disruption ● entrepreneurship.

About Jane-Scott Cantus

mind4Jane-Scott Cantus is the Managing Principal, Strategic Services and General Counsel of The ILEX Group, a veteran-owned small business providing strategic communications, government relations and lobbying services to a range of organizations from Fortune 500 corporations to start-up companies in the aerospace/defense, energy, industrial, technologies and transportation arenas. Concurrently, she serves as Principal Member of ILEX Leadership Associates, LLC, a woman-owned small business registered to do business with the federal government and the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Ms. Cantus earned her B.A. from Duke University, her MBA from UVA Darden School of Business, and her J.D. from The George Washington University Law School.  She is a member of the Virginia State Bar.

To learn more about GCA member Jane-Scott Cantus, visit her GCA Spotlight

About Phil Fasano

Phil Fasano is a visionary thought leader, award-winning corporate executive and Fortune 500 board level business strategy expert who brings more than 20 years of experience in the financial services, technology, insurance and healthcare industries.

Recently inducted into the prestigious CIO Hall of Fame, he possesses a remarkable cachet of authority, mentorship, and brand intelligence. He is widely respected as an expert on technology innovation, risk management, financial growth and oversight, corporate governance, and cybersecurity among others.

With a bold goal to help build a world in which the vast power of technology can be positively harnessed, Fasano continues to be a go-to visionary and strategist for CEOs, corporations, and multimillion-dollar startups.

A passionate business enthusiast and board level strategist, Fasano is considered an influential voice in the push to evolve how companies create, market and use technologies to transform future growth and profitability, customer engagement and sales, internal and external operations, and ultimately to provide products and services that productively transform our world.



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