Nick is a sought-after and highly-regarded Master Coach who has worked with over 70,000 leaders at organizations like HSBC, Boots Walgreens Alliance, Unilever, Diageo, Google, Nike, Merck, Wal-Mart, Vodafone, Microsoft, Intel, and Zalando. He has lectured on leadership and innovation at world-class universities including Yale, Oxford, SciencesPo, UCL, and London Business School and has advised No.10 Downing Street and The White House on innovation. As an internationally-renowned coach, Nick was selected by the BBC to host his own global TV series, which has reached over 3 million viewers worldwide.
During his career, Nick has led 100+ strategic innovation projects. He worked on the launch positioning for Microsoft’s Xbox; and helped innovate the most successful TV show of all time. Nick is the author of influential works on transformation, wisdom, innovation, regeneration, leadership, and AI. He has an academic paper on innovation in the top 1% of citations and has been a judge on the UK’s Innovation Awards and the European Union’s Creative Business Awards. He has been featured in The Times, FT, The Guardian, Forbes, Fortune, Duke Insights; and has spoken at Aspen Ideas Festival, TOA, The Economist Innovation Summit, SOCAP, SciFoo, Talks@Google, and more. He has a Triple 1st (Summa Cum Laude) from Cambridge University in Medicine & Philosophy of Science.
Nick is the creator of Bio-Transformation Theory & Practice®, a rigorous brain-based methodology for leading transformation in ourselves, our teams, and our organizations as fast as humanly possible. He is also the lead architect of Switch On’s unique “Cell to System” transformational leadership curriculum; and the author of a masterpiece of leadership literature, Now Lead the Change: Repurpose Your Career, Future-Proof Your Organization, and Regenerate Our Crisis-Hit World by Mastering Transformational Leadership.