Covid-19 Update


Effective Monday, March 16, 2020 and until further notice, Econsult Solutions is having staff members work from home. This form of “social distancing” has been implemented with the safety of our staff and the community at large in mind. We have instituted all necessary remote-working features and remain open for business, hard at work on current engagements and eager to hear how we can support your needs. 

These are extraordinary times. The global pandemic has reached every aspect of every life in every corner of the world. More than ever, ESI stands ready to apply economics, strategy, and insight to help you move forward. Be on the lookout for additional content on our blog, Present Value. Together we will emerge stronger and wiser. 

Natalie W. Nixon

Natalie W. Nixon, Ph.D.

Senior Advisor

Background & Experience

Natalie W. Nixon, Ph.D. is an innovation strategist and president of Figure 8 Thinking, LLC. She advises leaders at privately held and publicly traded companies, and non-profits on how to use creativity to drive priority business results. She helps them create unique customer-centric experiences for business transformation, and design optimal ways to implement and sustain that innovation.

Ms. Nixon is a global speaker, represented by BigSpeak speakers bureau, a published author (Strategic Design Thinking) and a regular contributor to INC online magazine. She has a background in cultural anthropology, fashion, and service design. Ms. Nixon received her PhD from the University of Westminster in design management, and her AB (cum laude) from Vassar College in anthropology and Africana Studies.