Global Leadership and Innovation Professor and author of Mission Critical Leadership and Innovation as Usual.
Paddy was born and raised in Cape Town. He left South Africa at the height of the Apartheid era and commenced his academic career in Barcelona, Spain.
For over 25 years he has been Professor of Management at IESE Business School in Barcelona, one of the consistently top ranked business schools globally. Paddy is also a visiting Professor of Management at China, European International Business School (CEIBS) in Shanghai.
Paddy is the author of the successful management book Mission Critical Leadership and in 2013 co-authored Innovation as Usual.
Paddy is sought after by many of the worlds top businesses to build leadership and innovation capability of senior teams.
Paddy and John Carlin have build a strong partnership over many years and have presented the Nelson Mandela story to groups globally.