John is a Fellow at Oxford Leadership.
He brings together 30 years of hands-on innovation leadership experience in the consumer goods industry with specific expertise in leadership, organisation, and culture transformation to establish a winning culture of innovation deep inside a company. Based in the Netherlands, John works in Dutch and English.
Following his extensive global leadership responsibilities at Procter & Gamble which has included on-the-ground working experience in Cincinnati-U.S.A., and Kobe-Japan as well as Site Leadership or P&G’s pivotal Brussels Innovation Centre, John has recently turned his experiences to the larger world. John is a Key-note Speaker on Innovation and Leadership, a Professor at Solvay Brussels School for Economics and Management, a Director of the Innovation Council at The Conference Board Europe, and a Consultant on Innovation Management overall. He is also writing his book to share the leadership and organisational transformation philosophy and model he has developed for P&G and generated results with to a broader audience.
John Metselaar holds a Masters Degree in Chemical Engineering from Delft University of Technology.