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Creating the Role of Product Manager in Government

by Deacon D.K. Wan  |  June 8, 2020  |  Submit a Comment

To move to digital, many successful organizations are shifting away from project management to product management.    Learn how leading CIOs driving digital government transformation and innovation are

  • Develop the product management role and repurpose existing job positions
  • Differentiate product management from traditional project management
  • Position your product managers for success



Creating the Role of Product Manager in Government
Published: 03 June 2020
ID: G00719946
Analyst(s): John Kost, Cathleen Blanton, Deacon D.K Wan


Product manager is a key role in many private-sector organizations, and it is relevant for consideration within government as well. In the private sector, product managers are part of the business leadership, with tremendous clout in determining what is delivered to external customers and internal users.


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Deacon D.K. Wan
Senior Director, Analysts, Research & Advisory
2 years at Gartner
24 years IT Industry

Deacon D.K Wan is the Senior Director, Analyst at Gartner Applications and Product Leadership. Experts in digital innovations, product management, partnership, payments,mobile & e-commerce,BD. Read Full Bio

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