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We are a network of senior, highly experienced and skilled practitioners, with deep expertise in strategy, leadership, innovation and organisational development, based in the UK, Europe and North America.

We partner with senior executives and their organisations to develop the strategies, skills and capabilties to be successful in a volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) world.

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Nick Turner
Managing Partner

Adviser, corporate strategist and futures thinker, Nick Turner, originally a product of Silicon Valley and Wall Street, has over 25 years’ experience offering counsel to senior decision makers, helping the make better choices today for an uncertain tomorrow.

Lucy Adams
Network Partner

Lucy Adams founder of Disruptive HR, has held Board level HR roles for over 10 years, most recently at the BBC. Combining strategic and operational HR expertise with a fresh but practical approach, she aims to put the "human" back into Human Resources.

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Rodi Basso
Network Partner

CEO of E1, the first and only world electric powerboat series, Rodi Basso is an innovator and highly creative engineer. Ex-NASA, Ferrari, Red Bull and McLaren, he is currently co-founder of consultancy Global Evolve,  specialising in technology scouting, business strategy and psychology of execution. 

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Simon Commander
Network Partner

Dr Simon Commander. Managing Partner of Altura Partners, is an economist, policy advisor, and a specialist in emerging markets. Ex EBRD and World Bank, he has extensive experience working with investors and companies operating in developing economies and leading International Financial Institutions.

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David Gann
Network Partner

Professor David Gann CBE CEng FICE FCGI is Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Development and Public Affairs at Oxford University. He is a university and business leader with extensive international experience in innovation strategy and technology management.

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Nada Ivanovic
Network Partner

Dr Nada Ivanovic, co-founder of the C G Jung Centre, is an experienced analyst and consultant in helping to enhance individual performance and the productivity of teams.  She has coached leaders of significant global organisations and her private clients include prominent individuals in the UK and in the United States

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Eddie Jacob
Network Partner

Eddie, founder of Burograph, is an established graphic artist and design consultant. He helps organisations and individuals makes sense of complexity through graphic facilitation, illustration and animation. He works with a wide range of global clients, from corporate and financial, to healthcare and charities.

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Kate Lye
Network Partner

As Managing Partner of KLI, Kate's expertise is in organisational behaviour and psychology. She uses her extensive experience to deliver individual and organisational leadership development, executive coaching and broader systems change, strengthening the link between leadership and strategy.

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Geoff McGrath
Network Partner

Founder of Performance by Design and former MD of CKDelta and McLaren Applied Technologies, Geoff specialises in creating new ventures that innovate with data for business performance. He is an expert in innovation, conceptual design, data-driven business performance, solution and product lifecycle management

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John O'Brien
Network Partner

John O'Brien, co-founder of the C G Jung Centre, provides leadership, team and organizational consulting services to leading companies across the globe. He has successfully led major people transformation projects in the financial services, pharmaceutical and nuclear energy industries.

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Matt Ranen
Network Partner

Matt is an independent Scenario Planning and Strategy Consultant, helping senior executives frame up and make decisions as they grapple with the complex uncertainties of future change. His work draws on his 9 years as a leader at scenario planning  pioneers Global Business Network (GBN).

Roger Steare
Network Partner

“The Corporate Philosopher”, Roger is an acknowledged expert in the development and delivery of transformational leadership, corporate culture and ethics. He is the co-creator of MoralDNA™, the personality and values profile and a visiting Professor in Organizational Ethics at Cass Business School.

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Richard Watson
Network Partner

Richard Watson is a world-renowned author, futurist, speaker and scenario thinker. He is the founder and editor of Richard’s latest book, Digital Versus Human: Reinventing the 21st Century if People Still Matter, was published at the end of 2016.

Steve Weber
Network Partner

Steve Weber is a Partner at Breakwater Strategy and a former Professor in the School of Information at UC Berkeley. He brings his core expertise in strategy and decision making to the most complex challenges facing organisations at the intersection of economics, technology, politics and regulation. 

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