Heather Ashton Manolian

Heather Ashton Manolian is a Senior Manager and Manufacturing Research Leader in the Center for Industry Insights supporting the Consumer and Industrial Products practice at Deloitte. Heather’s primary concentration is delivering compelling insight for clients in the global industrial products and services sector.

Heather has spent the past two decades advising manufacturing companies how to impact business operations through the use of emerging and innovative technology. Prior to joining Deloitte, Heather led the Manufacturing Insights Service Innovation and Connected Products Strategies service at global analyst firm IDC. She has published numerous reports on innovation in manufacturing and spoken at US and European conferences about future trends in manufacturing.

Heather holds a B.A. in English from Boston College, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude and was a Scholar of the College.