Jake Allan

Jake Allan


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Jake is a strategic and data-driven digital strategist with user experience (UX) and human-centred design expertise. With over five years’ experience in digital consulting and product-led technology ventures, he possesses the analytical and creative capacity to create, lead and deliver solutions that solve complex problems and deliver business returns. Jake has a strong interest in technology and innovation and a focus on meaningful and enduring solutions.

Influential work

  • Co-founded and led a team of three to create in 13 weeks a scalable, technology-based solution that would enable disadvantaged individuals to resolve fines and infringements quickly and result in a 33% local costs decrease, 70% service time reduction and increased client satisfaction
  • Founded a social media agency and led a team of six to assist high profile individuals to develop and commercialise their digital assets
  • Conducted research and rapidly created digital prototypes – tested with stakeholders – to align feature-sets with improved productivity and efficiency
  • Developed frontier technologies in the social media and payments industries that resulted in three patents
  • Re-shaped the content and delivery method of client education training for a large insurance company.

Outside of Nous

Jake founded and a led a digital agency that worked with high profile individuals and organisations to leverage their social media profile. Following this he developed frontier patented technologies in the social media and payments industries. Jake is an influential voice on the steering committee for StreamlineFines, a government-backed social venture he co-founded to resolve fines and infringements quickly.

Jake holds a Bachelor of Business, with a major in entrepreneurship and minor in finance, from RMIT University. He received the School of Management Prize, the Paul Rogash award and two RMIT Fastrack Innovation awards. Jake has also completed a UX design course.

In his spare time...

Jake enjoys adventures, challenging himself and making a difference. He has a passion for art, the outdoors and connecting with great people.