“Professor Turner is the UK and Europe’s leading authority on developing Entrepreneurial Leadership within established companies” .Referred to as “Europe’s foremost teacher for business success,” by Business Age, Colin Turner’s groundbreaking presentations propel teams and individuals to acquire self-improvement and develop their personal path to success.
Professor Emeritus of Entrepreneurial Leadership at Theseus International Management Institute (now part of Edhec) and ranked Number 1 for Customised Entrepreneurial Programs by Financial Times ahead of LBS. Delegates learn how to increase focus, performance and productivity and how to develop the entrepreneurial leadership characteristics essential for profitable growth that is demanded of today’s ‘Millennium Manager’.
Colin Turners business books have sold over 1 million copies, are published in 25 languages, including Japan’s no.1. From a practical perspective, he has developed several multi-million dollar entrepreneurial enterprises from start-up.
He has advised leading organisations such as Microsoft, IBM, Fujitsu, Compaq and SAPPI, and was chosen by Pfizer, the makers of Viagra, as their external change agent to help them become No 1 in their field.
His direct entrepreneurial input to a BT communications initiative led to the first interactive book, TalkWorks being distributed to five million consumers, and he was instrumental in developing their Global Customer Service Strategy. He is also Vice President of the Small Business Bureau that liases with the UK Government for better business.
A Scot, Professor Turner is Former Director of the Entrepreneurial Leadership Centre at the Theseus International Management Institute in Sophia Antipolis, Europe’s Silicon Valley. The Economist Intelligence Unit ranks Theseus No 2 worldwide for Information Technology and No 3 worldwide for e-business and the Financial Times recently ranked Theseus the top business school for International Executive Development.
As an internationally respected Keynote Speaker, Colin Turner has the very real ability to inform and inspire your people while igniting within them a fresh approach to business and life. What really matters to you is the difference he can make to your event. His dynamic, highly inspirational and thought-provoking presentations are specifically tailored to deliver real value, ensuring a memorable conference that delivers the best impact for the messages you wish to impart.