Ask about Jonathan MacDonald
Key Points
  • Jonathan MacDonald is the author of 5 books, most recently the Sunday Times bestseller, Powered By Change.
  • He is a speaker and advisor to companies such as Google, Microsoft, Apple, P&G, Unilever, Nestle, Lego, Heineken, Sony and IKEA.
  • Has taken 9 companies to market, increasing valuations to 8 figures.
  • Is globally acknowledged as one of the most prolific and experienced thought leaders in digital transformation and innovation.
  • Winner of a UK Business Book Award in 2019.
  • Tailors every talk specifically to each client to ensure optimal resonance with the audience.
Topics
  • Managing transformation and strategic development
    How to navigate and leverage the perpetually changing environment to unlock maximum opportunity.
  • What does the future hold?
    A look into various future scenarios, tailored to your specific industry, coupled with tangible and practical actions for today.
    • Which countries have progressed the most in terms of technology in the workplace?
    • What other territories have adopted new technologies into traditional systems?
    • Which countries have shown the most futuristic working practices?
    • What technologies of the future are already here today and how can they impact work?
    • What changes will there be in the future definition of 'work'?
    • What jobs will exist in the future that aren't already here?
    • Which jobs exist in other territories that don't exist in Australia yet - but will do in the future?
  • The change mindset
    Understanding the way we can exercise our thought muscle to make the absolute best of uncertain times.
Testimonials

You made a great impression on us. You have an absolute world class, unique talent, combining vision, strategy and challenge which, based on your lovely sense of humour, is incredibly effective to open minds. Thank you.
CEO
IKEA

We brought Jonathan in to help our senior team understand how we were going to achieve more relevance in our customers’ lives going forward. Primarily, he helped us to understand the business that we are today and the business that we’re going to be in the future. I would absolutely recommend Jonathan to any company in any industry. His insight is invaluable.

CMO
O2 Telefónica

You were simply outstanding in terms of content and delivery of your talk, setting the scene for discussions over the rest of the evening – and the way that you tailored the session specifically for us certainly engaged and entertained the audience. Thank you very much, your professionalism is unsurpassed and we are truly delighted that you were able to join us. We hope we can tempt you back again?!

Chairman
IOD

We invited Jonathan to speak at our Annual Conference after seeing him present previously at another hotel industry event. He did not disappoint! His presentation was engaging, interesting, entertaining and filled with anecdotes that were relevant to our industry. We would gladly work with Jonathan again.
CEO
Worldhotels