Irena Cronin Partner and President
Transformation Group LLC
Irena Cronin is Partner and President of Transformation Group which advises decision makers on business strategies related to Artificial Intelligence, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Machine Learning, Facial Recognition, Robotics, Autonomous Vehicles, and related disruptive technologies. Cronin is also the President and CEO of Spout Reality, an augmented and virtual reality consulting company which provides strategy, research and marketing services for both AR/VR Companies and Fortune 500 companies who are investing in AR/VR. Previous to this, she worked several years as an equity research analyst with extensive experience at valuating both public and private companies.
Cronin has a Joint MBA in Finance/MA in East Asian Area Studies from the University of Southern California and an MS in Information Technology – Management and Systems from New York University. She graduated with a BA from the University of Pennsylvania with a major in Economics (summa cum laude). She has near-fluent proficiency in Mandarin, intermediate in Japanese and beginning in Korean.