Leadership. Futurist
Based: United Kingdom

In everything Dean does, he believes in challenging people to use the power of business to do remarkable things. He believes that the most amazing innovations of the 21st century are yet to be invented. But a remarkable century will not just happen, we have to create it. So, Dean is on a quest to challenge audiences to unlearn and relearn, mobilising them to forge innovative solutions for the new Age of Discovery.  His deeply researched insights, engaging style and powerful combination of storytelling, multimedia and gentle parody, move audiences to look at a disrupted world differently, embrace change, innovate and do mighty things.

Dean speaks to audiences about:
Entrepreneurship / Intrapreneurship
Future trends and disruptive forces
Strategy and change
>People and talent engagement
Clients who regularly work with Dean:
John Lewis, Waitrose, GSK, Superdrug, Unilever, Nestle, Anglo American, Novartis, Richmond Events, Harvard Club of New York.
Business Schools where Dean is regularly invited to lecture:
Henley Business School, Säid Oxford Business School, Centre for European Leadership Development (at INSEAD)
Client Feedback:
“Heard a number of Futurists as Vistage Chair over the years. Dean’s was head and shoulders above and beyond. If you want to understand the future you MUST work with Dean” ~ Chris Hughes; Vistage Chairman

Great speaker – very insightful. Funny too; I like that. ~ Steve Bee; UK Business Communicator of the Year (2014)
>Dean is a fantastic presenter – He is also a great guy to work with. ~ Jason Wright; Director of UK Operations at BNP Paribas
“Feedback has been off the chart for your session” ~ Kate Hogben Director Corporate Communications, Anglo American
“Thank you for a most enriching and wonderful talk” ~ Nicholas Nicoli, TEDx Curator
Dean. You are a legend…Do I need to say anymore? I will. Thank you for an awesome presentation and sense of humour. You really engaged the staff so much so that they are using the idea back at work. I am not sure what you have started but I know it’s going to run for a while. So thank you Dean for your time, commitment and passion. We really appreciate it!” Kerry Franklin | Private Secretary to Peter Wilkinson, MD, Passenger Services, Department for Transport
Presentations Dean is best known for:
Achieve Remarkable Things: A strategic leadership and inspirational look at the importance of thinking big and being successful in the New Age of Discovery