Rowan Gibson

Rowan Gibson is widely recognized as one of the world’s foremost thought leaders on Business Innovation. He is the internationally bestselling author of two major books on business strategy and innovation, Rethinking The Future and Innovation to the Core, which have been published in 25 languages. Innovation to the Core (Harvard Business School Press), explains – for the first time – how to build and sustain a deep, company-wide innovation capability that drives continual growth and strategic renewal.

Over the last two decades, Gibson’s international clients have included some of the world’s largest and most successful organizations. He teaches them how to seize new growth opportunities, create new markets and transform entire industries by recalibrating their organizational system around the paradigm of Innovation.

Rowan Gibson is one of the world’s most in-demand public speakers. In just the past four years, he has delivered talks and master classes in 60 countries. Clients include Accenture, Bayer, British Telecom, Coca-Cola, Credit Suisse, Dow Chemicals, Heinz, IBM, Mars, Microsoft, Motorola, NOKIA, Philips, P&G, Roche, Siemens, Steelcase, and Volkswagen. Rowan offers big-picture insights, compelling observations and fresh business thinking in an upbeat presentation style. Rowan’s sessions are always customized to fit each audience, industry sector and event format. He offers business cases and examples that are relevant to the specific audience. Gibson uses detailed Powerpoint slides to make his presentations dynamic and easy to understand.

In addition to his bestselling books, Rowan has authored dozens of business articles, columns and blogs which are eagerly read all around the world. He is a frequent guest on television and radio, as well as online and in the international press. His media appearances include Forbes, CNN, BusinessWeek, Harvard Business Review, and BBC. He has appeared in several business documentaries.

Rowan Gibson is co-founder of Innovation Excellence – the world’s most popular innovation website. The portal, which builds on an international group of over18,000 members from 175 countries, offers an arsenal of resources from today's innovation thought leaders and practitioners aimed at helping every company achieve innovation excellence. The site currently serves up more than 1 million pages every month.

To book Rowan Gibson to speak at your event, please contact: Jan Jones Worldwide Speakers Bureau at 1-760-431-8692


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