Expert on the future of work, researcher and business strategist Dean is an intellectual adventurer (he loves exploring new pioneering ideas), business strategist, futurist and speaker with a difference. He is a fantastic and creative storyteller whose research is deeply rooted in understanding the future and identifying innovative solutions that leaders can implement today to be more successful in tomorrow’s changing world. (See him presenting).
“Dean delivered one of the most thought provoking and innovative presentations that I have seen in a very long time. Genuine new insight is very rare and the ability to draw implementable business conclusions is virtually unique. Dean has that.” Steve Martin, Chairperson – Institute of Financial Planning
Dean speaks, conducts workshops and advises boards on the future world of work, organizational agility and competing in a changing world. He is globally recognized as a leading keynote speaker, strategy advisor and thought-provocateur.
With a down-to-earth, humorous conversational style that combines cutting-edge graphics and powerful multimedia with professionally researched content, Dean is able to both inform and inspire. He connects with audiences of all levels and functions. But don’t take his word for it. See his client list and testimonials, or watch videos of him in action for yourself. Click here to book Dean or enquire about availability.
Dean is a co-founder of TomorrowToday International, a business that focuses on showing leaders new realities in the changing world of work.
Dean runs executive education programs and lectures at numerous prestigious academic institutions around the world including – London Business School, Henley Management College and the Indian School of Business.
Strong international demand for Dean’s expertise has seen him deliver keynote speeches across five continents and consult to leading organizations worldwide such as Coca-Cola, Waitrose, Tesco, Nordea Bank, Novartis, Unilever, Scouts, Procter & Gamble and many others.
He is a regular contributor to the New World of Work blog, Motivated Magazine and is currently writing a book called The New Business SCRIPTS – how to build organisations fit for the future to be published in 2013.
Please contact Dean – email@example.com to discuss your next event, strategy away day. Quote “Dean’s Website” and get a 10% discount.
“On behalf of the team I really wanted to say THANK YOU to Dean for such a great start to our strategy session. The feedback about your section was overwhelmingly positive and I think you provided the team with real insight into the context we are operating in and the challenges we might face. I thought your style hit exactly the right balance of informality and humour whilst making sure the messages were clear. Thanks again and hope to work with you again soon.” Claire Osborn, Head of Talent Management, Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Limited
“Dean was ‘bang on’ – you did an excellent job at delivery. I needed people to go ‘yeah, I get that and I can think of things in my area that we should be doing differently” John Jenkins: Head of Strategy, Winterthur Life, AXA Group
“The presentation was exceptional. The fascinating subject matter was made truly inspirational by Dean’s very professional, entertaining and slick presentation.” Mark Lovell – Salford University
“Dean is an excellent presenter who kept us captivated with the content of his presentation.” Deborah Avenell – Royal Veterinary College
“Dean’s key contribution is his INGENUITY VALUE – his presentations and workshops made us question our status quo and his ideas bring valuable innovations to our business.” Sharon Kersten Managing Director – Nedcor Bank
“I write to thank you warmly for your outstanding presentation to our National Board, followed by the valued workshop with our Executive Committee. The benefits are being seen in increased understandings, using a common language and preparing to ‘raise the game’ in strategic thinking. Your collaborative preparation became evidenced in the way in which you used our own internal vocabulary and examples to illustrate more generic conceptual frameworks. Our teams appreciated the tone and engaging style of the presentations, and then the rigour of the workshop challenges. This work has ensured an excellent preparation for our UK-wide strategic development.” Derek Twine CBE, Chief Executive, The Scout Association UK
“I really enjoyed the hour long session and was surprised at how much of NAG I recognised in what Dean articulated. I believe that everything is cyclical however it was quite sobering to see some evidence in support of this view. Dean’s a charismatic presenter and is easy to listen to.” Judith Belmore, Senior Product manager, National Australia Bank Europe
“Great presentation – engaging speaker with great ads and clips to illustrate the point.” Crispin Davies, Marketing, Tesco UK
‘Many thanks on your SCRIPTing Your Future presentation, it provided the perfect start to kick off our EMEA Corporate Executive Forum and energised all delegates to focus on the future of our travel industry and stimulate excellent discussions.’ Rob Sinclair-Barnes Customer Marketing Director EMEA Sabre Travel Network