Chairman Global Change Ltd, Founder Global Innovators Ltd, Futurist keynote speaker,16 books, serial entrepreneur
Global Change Ltd
Has been ranked as one of the 20 most influential business thinkers alive today (Thinkers 50 - see Awards). Futurist keynote speaker, serial entrepreneur, author of 16 books (650,000 in print in 40 languages) including The Future of Almost Everything, Futurewise, SustainAgility, The Genetic Revolution and Building a Better Business. Consults to multinationals on wide range of trends / strategic issues, across every industry. Keynotes at conferences on global trends in up to 4 countries a week (53 nations) - 15 to 4,500 people in each, for companies like Google, Microsoft, General Electric, GSK, Siemens, Phillips, AT&T, BP, Prudential, and Barclays.
Has contributed (keynotes / lectures) to Executive Education, MBA and many other programmes at London Business School since 1999, as well as at six other business schools. Patrick Dixon is Founder and Chairman of Global Change Ltd (trends / strategy consulting), Co-Founder of Global Innovators Ltd, was Chairman of Virttu Biologics Ltd (cancer research biotech), was non-executive director Acromas Health Care Ltd, Allied Health Care Ltd, Nestor Health Care Ltd, Saga Health Care Ltd).
See http://www.globalchange.com - 15 million different visitors, keynote presentations, slides and free online books. Also http://www.youtube.com/pjvdixon - 5.5m video views on various sites - including entire one hour keynote speaker presentations. 45,000 followers on Twitter.
Specialties: Consulting on strategy and trends / lecturing / writing on global economy, digital society, Big Data, Internet of Things, financial services, manufacturing, logistics, biotechnology, pharma, health care, geopolitical issues, lifestyle changes, marketing, consumer behaviour, employee motivation, public policy, climate change, green tech, energy, corporate ethics and social responsibility. Provides personal mentoring and coaching to outstanding entrepreneurs with global potential. Originally a cancer physician by training (palliative care / hospice).
Patrick Dixon's latest book is The Future of Almost Everything - published in Autumn 2015 by profile Books. He has written 16 books, including SustainAgility - about the $40 trillion green tech revolution and how profitable innovation will help protect our world. See SustainAgility videos and reviews Futurewise and Building a Better Business, with 620,000 books printed in 35 languages (English, French, German, Greek, Polish, Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Turkish, Thai, Portugese, Estonian, Latvian, Russian, Czech, Hausa, Nepalese, Paite, Hindi, Urdu, Hungarian, Luganda, Nepalese, Telegu, Amharic, Xhosa and Swahili), plus a million free chapters downloaded in just 15 months. Each book is packed with original research, practical insights and industry / organisational experience. Dr Dixon is often described in the world's mediaas Europe's leading Futurist, and has been ranked as one of the world's 20 most influential business thinkers - Thinkers 50 global survey 2005.