WHO IS HE
Professor of organizational behavior in Centre for Management Development at London Business School
Aauthor of famous article and book "Why Should Anyone Be Led by You?"
WHY IS HE FAMOUS
Gareth Jones is one of the greatest business minds in the World, listed on the top Thinkers50 list. He is a fellow and professor of organizational behavior in Centre for Management Development at London business School and a visiting professor in INSEAD, international business school in Fontainebleau. He is a co-author of a famous article published in HBR in 2000 „Why Should Anyone Be Led By You?”. Together with Rob Goffee, his coworker, they published a book ”Why Should Anyone Be Led by You? What It Takes to Be an Authentic Leader in 2006 ” and several articles in prestigious magazines. Beside being a professor and a writer, Jones is a practitioner with many years of experience: he was the HR and International Communications Director at BBC and senior vice president for global human resources at Polygram. He is a founder of a consultancy company Creative Management Associates.
WHY WE LIKE HIM
Because Gareth Jones notices the changes in today's business and leader-employee relations. He shows on what managers should focus to become a leader that deeply inspires others and whom employees want to follow and points out the role of authenticity in leadership.