Maurice Duffy

CEO Blackswan

Maurice Duffy is the CEO of Blackswan – a business transformation consultancy that operates globally in over 20 countries. Maurice leads all Blackswan transformation programmes as well as being a regular presenter at large scale global events and conferences. He is respected for his work on leadership, change and transformation, which he both practices and consults around the world. Maurice personally coaches and mentors a number of Chief Executives and other board level directors and also sits on a number of advisory boards.

Within Blackswan Maurice has developed, for example, global client projects such as EMEA Talent Strategy for Lucent Technology, extensive Transformation Programmes for the NHS, Global Leadership Development across the top 2000 leaders at Rio Tinto and Innovation Programmes globally for The Coca-Cola Company and P&G.

His experience spans a number of key industries and major global organisations where he has held a number of key board level roles such as Senior Vice President, Manpower; Vice President Global Sales, Manpower; Head of Learning, Nortel; EMEA HR Director, Nortel; GM Manufacturing, DTW; and Senior Vice President, Right Consultancy.

Maurice is also a PhD programme examiner and has produced many articles, papers and programmes on business strategy, leadership, change and transformation.

He is a charismatic and inspirational leader, with a truly unique and challenging approach.

Maurice is married and lives in North East