John brings over 25 years of experience transforming and building businesses and cultures to thrive through accelerating change, including deep expertise in emotional intelligence, neuroscience and people analytics. John is a Silicon Valley veteran, where he co-founded Dissero Partners, a world-class transformation consultancy, which later sold to Ernst & Young. Earlier, he founded Positive Communications, a pioneer of consumer paging, growing the business to $50M and 400 employees in just over 4 years. Today’s accelerating speed of change and complexity is having massive impact on our workforces; emotional intelligence, neuroscience and people analytics can inform the path forward for workforces to thrive and leaders to lead with a more informed approach. John’s deep expertise and experience in these areas brings a unique insight to his speaking, facilitating, coaching and training. John has served on the board for the Association for Corporate Growth, as well as numerous corporate boards. He holds an international MBA with Honours from Saint Mary's College of California and numerous accreditations in Emotional Intelligence.