Speaking

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TECHNOLOGY

“…Simply outstanding. Greg offered clear, action-orientated capabilities to ignite new ideas, innovation and agility in our culture. We’re now looking at how to embed these in our business. All this in an inspiring, engaging and humorous style that received rave reviews from our managers.”

Dik Vos, CEO, SQS Group 

 

MARKET RESEARCH

“We asked Greg to lead a key session on enabling innovation with our top leaders as part of our leadership development program. Greg brought both his extensive expertise in this area and very engaging delivery style to the session, which made it particularly effective and very well received. He is a dynamic and very strong presenter whose enthusiasm for his subject matter combined with a practical understanding of business allows him to connect with the audience and deliver with real impact. Would strongly recommend him.”

Wayne Levings, President, Kantar Group

 

AUTOMOTIVE

“I was fascinated by Greg presenting an outstanding keynote on “Leading in the 4th Revolution” – for an audience of about 200 Faurecia HR leaders & managers, from around the world. Sharing his research and strong expertise & experience, his gave the audience different practical perspectives, ideas and hints. He left the audience engaged, energized, with simple questions & some concrete actions to take, and, above all, with a “yes, I will do it” feeling. Brilliant! ”

Armelle Savidan, Global Learning Manager, Faurecia Group

“His passion for experimentation was exceptionally inspiring. I am personally using this concept to enhance the culture of my teams and of Faurecia.”

Brad Ring, Global Customer Business Unit Director, Faurecia Group

CONFERENCES & EVENTS 

“Greg’s talk on “Are we future fit?” comes at a time when we are all trying to answer the question in an ever changing business landscape. Greg’s great gift of deep technical knowledge and communication skills combined with endless energy led to a very insightful conversation in a fully packed room. Pleasure to have made acquaintance and looking forward to attending another event soon.”

Tushar Sharma, Commercial Director, Blippar

“I truly enjoyed your engaging and thought-provoking talk. Creativity is so crucial in organisations and businesses, and you made it simple, practical and approachable to any one of us. On to reading “The Spark”! Really nice to have introduced the pleasant and lively guest-speaker you are.”

Jean-Philippe Verdier, Founding Partner, Verdier & Co

RECRUITMENT

“Greg was the keynote speaker at Recruiter magazine’s Investing in Talent Awards 2015 – and what a dynamic, inspirational call to action he delivered! With a demonstrable understanding of their businesses, he challenged our audience of highly successful recruitment leaders to raise their sights further — in meaningful terms. He speaks the language of business, and targets his messaging very effectively. Bravo, and thank you Greg!”

DeeDee Doke, Editor, Recruiter magazine

 

ONLINE RETAILING 

“The session on boosting business creativity with the global communications team for eBAY Classifieds received great feedback – my team said it helped them to think about their role and make plans to be even more effective. The only complaint: people asked if we could have an even longer session with Greg next time!”

Jill Williams,  Global Corporate Communications, eBay Classifieds Group

 

AIRLINES

“Thanks Greg, for your inspirational keynote! Your presentation in Moscow makes me feel much better equipped in our disruptive world to ‘disrupt disruptors’ – and intruders of all kind!”

Leonid Dushatin, CAE, Aeroflot

 

BANKING

“..he brought his vision of the current business issues in fintech and strategic disruption…. great presenter, focused on delivery all the time.”

Igor Baranov, Vice Dean, Sberbank Corporate University

 

EXECUTIVE EDUCATION

“We were delighted that Greg spoke at our flagship Reunion for New Alumni event 2018. The audience was intrigued by Greg’s talk about the impact of technology. The session was completely full, with participants who couldn’t fit in watching via video-link in an overflow room. Greg clearly explained how the 4th Industrial Revolution is transforming the context for your business and your career. I would recommend Greg as an inspirational speaker. He offers practical tips and techniques to succeed in a rapidly-changing business landscape.”

Amina Abbasi, Alumni Volunteer and Events Manager,  at London Business School

“Greg was one of our key afternoon speakers at the London Business School Reunion 2015. The weekend was sold out with over 1,000 alumni joining some part of the festivities. Greg’s session on igniting and leading business creativity was a real hit and feedback was extremely positive.”

Susie Balch, Associate Dean, Advancement at London Business School

 

CREATIVE INDUSTRIES

“Greg’s energetic and valuable contribution to our conference proved an inspiring focus point for the day.”

Rebecca Lovett, National Creative Industries Conference

“Greg is one of our most successful and well received speakers.  His high-energy style is a perfect tonic – inclusive, realistic and practical.”’

Margaret Scott, National Creative Strategies Conference, Pact

“An enjoyable and entertaining morning with good insights into an often complex industry where culture and business requirements may well clash.”

 

DESIGN

“Inspirational!”

David Kester, Chief Executive, Design Council

SUPPORTING ENTREPRENEURS

“Greg’s Key Note was inspiring and practical!”

Hannes A. Schwetz, Head of Creative Industries, Austria Wirtschaftservice