What does a Fractional Chief Product Officer do?
A Fractional Chief Product Officer, or Fractional CPO, is a part-time executive who helps organizations with effective product leadership, product market fit, and speedy delivery. They are responsible for driving product strategy and management practices, as well as scaling product teams to execute all product-related activities.
Fractional CPOs can assist with strategic roadmaps, achieving speed to market, guiding new product launch plans, and coaching product team members. This can be beneficial for organizations in industries such as manufacturing, where cross-functional teams and efficiency are critical for success. A Fractional CPO can also help with quality control, productivity, supply chain management, cost reduction, process improvement, inventory management, lean manufacturing, and automation.