About  us

OVP Management Consulting Group is a hands-on, people-focused consulting firm that thrives on the concept of helping people get better at what they do. From creating custom business processes that strive to give clients a competitive edge to growing unique talents into core strengths for organizations, our team works hard to provide our clients with the best solutions to their operational challenges. We love what we do because we believe in the idea that helping people achieve their goals and engage in their processes is a worthwhile pursuit.




Founder & CEO

Alejandro has led projects around the globe with organizations as diverse as the Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica (CNEA) in Argentina to the social media team at DTE Energy in Detroit. A former business journalist with several national publications (including The Wall Street Journal, The Detroit Free Press & U.S. News & World Report) and corporate communications leader with multiple Fortune 500 energy companies, he has combined his love of process and operational design with Six Sigma Problem Solving Methods to create a unique consultancy that focuses on helping teams identify and optimize their strengths. An avid Crossfitter, Alejandro believes movement is the best medicine for life.  


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Communications Specialist, Writer & Editor

Darren is a former award-winning politics reporter with The Detroit News, where he covered City Hall. Nichols has been a sought-after resource by national news platforms like MSNBC, C-SPAN, CNN and Fox News on such issues as diversity in the workplace and urban economic development. He has also serves as a spokesperson for the American Stroke Association, where he often shares his experience as a stroke survivor.   An avid sports enthusiast, Nichols is a former golfer and bowler and attended the NCAA Final Four 15 straight years.