Jamie MacAlister

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Qualifications & Institution
MBA, Entrepreneurship & International Business, Wharton Business School

Jamie Jamie is a Professor of Practice at Hult International Business School, London, where he has been teaching courses in Global Strategy, Leadership, Coaching and Consultancy. He is also an experienced executive coach, facilitator, strategist, and commercial manager, having previously been Commercial Director at Ashridge with a key part to play in a significant change programme. He specialises in Strategic Risk Taking, and published in 2016 with Bloomsbury a book entitled "Risky Strategy" which draws on Ashridge research on how leaders work with risk. He has also been part of a Hult team publishing research on corporate approaches to modern slavery, with a focus on risk in the global supply chain. He is an Ashridge executive coach and action learning set facilitator, and has been coaching senior managers in the Civil Service, a global financial services organisation, a middle eastern chemicals joint venture, a local authority, a national health organisation, a major media business and a charity. He is now in the process of helping to set up a business school in Uganda, and supporting a health products agri-business venture

Previously, Jamie was a management consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers and held management roles with Procter & Gamble and Comco (a Swiss technology start-up). As a management consultant, he has frequently worked with business leaders and senior teams to facilitate strategic decision making.

Jamie has an MA Engineering from Cambridge University and MBA from Wharton Business School and is an Ashridge accredited executive coach, accredited also for Hogan, MBTI and Korn Ferry Profilor psychometrics.