Ryan McCollum

Making technology human


As a partner at Big Motive, Ryan focuses on delivering and enabling innovation by exploiting the intersection of business, technology and experience, all underpinned by design. Ryan has an honours degree in computer science, and by bridging a strong engineering background with in-depth product and design thinking, Ryan has played a pivotal role shaping multiple digital products and platforms within various companies, including global brands such as Visa and PwC. Before joining Big Motive’s leadership team, Ryan was Product Lead at PwC Digital where he pioneered the use of design thinking to help clients of all sizes across various industries to develop innovative solutions. Ryan introduced innovation methodologies such as lean startup and human-centred design to the global PwC network as well as clients ranging in size from early-stage startups to blue-chip brands like Unilever, Societe Generale and Asda.