Brian Bacon has a deep wealth of knowledge and
wisdom into the complex transformational challenges facing
organisations and their leaders today. His OLDP course is a very
effective capsule for communicating this. Brian demonstrates by his
own example a higher level of commitment and dedication to his work
than what is commonly found. Over the years he has been a
tremendous source of inspiration to McDonald's throughout the
Mats Lederhausen, President, McDonald's
Corporation Ventures, Chicago, USA
Chairman and Founder
Supervisory Board, Executive Committee and International
Brian Bacon is the founder of the
Oxford Leadership Academy™. He has been a special advisor to the UN
Secretary General, Prime Ministers, Presidents and Heads of State
and a leading consultant to the CEOs and top management of several
multinational corporations including Unilever, Telefónica,
AkzoNobel, Ericsson, Coca-Cola, Barclay's, McDonald's, HSBC, Metro
AG, BASF, NXP, Sandvik, GE, SAAB, British Aerospace and Volvo.
He is the creator of one of the world's most successful
leadership development programmes with over 200,000 alumni from
over 90 countires.
He is former President of the World Business Academy in
Washington, visiting scholar at the International Institute of
Labour Studies in Geneva and member of the EU international think
tank on Social Cohesion. He has been an advisor to the
Swedish Government on the modernisation of the Minustry of Foreign
Afairs for over a decade.
He is a celebrated speaker on the international circuit on
the subjects of leadership, culture change and the role of business
in society. He is an internationally-recognized expert in
organizational revitalization and has supported over 30 large
He has been an advisor in innovation and organizational reform
to the Governments of Australia, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Thailand
and Sweden. He was a special advisor to President Fox of Mexico in
leadership and government reform and an advisor to the UN
Department of Political Affairs.
He is a Member of the Global Leadership Council of Michel Nobel
Harriet Fulbright Institute of Business Technology Management in
USA, and a Member of the Advisory Board of European Management
Institute, London and a member of the International Advisory Board
of the Club of Budapest.
He is an Australian Citizen residing in the UK and USA.