Business Strategist


Business Strategist
the role that is played when a person develops the business strategy for a customer organization’s business enterprise


Business Strategist in the OPF Method Component Inheritance Hierarchy

As illustrated in the preceding figure, Business Strategist is part of the following inheritance hierarchy:


The typical role-specific responsibilities of a Business Strategist are to:

Business Strategist typically inherits the general role responsibilities from the Role method component.


To fulfill these responsibilities, business strategists typically should have the following expertise, training, and experience:


Business strategists typically perform the following role-specific tasks in an iterative, incremental, parallel, and time-boxed manner:

Business strategists typically inherit common role tasks from the role process component.


Business strategists typically perform these tasks as members of the following teams:

Work Products

As a member of these teams, business strategists typically produce all or part of the following work products:


The following guidelines have proven useful with regard to business strategists: