Graeme Codrington is an expert on the future world of work and the disruptive forces that are shaping it. As an author and researcher, his insights and analysis are sought after by leadership teams and business schools around the world. He is co-founder of TomorrowToday, a global firm of futurists and business strategists. As a keynote presenter and facilitator, he uses multimedia, intelligent wit and engaging style to make his insights accessible, engaging and inspirational to audiences large and small across the globe.
He has a particular interest in trends affecting how people live, work, interact and connect with each other. One of his most requested presentations is on the ‘TIDES of change – the five disruptive forces shaping the new world of work in the next decade: Technology, Institutional change, Demographics, the Environment and shifting Social values’.
He has shared the platform with the likes of Edward de Bono, Michael Porter, Kofi Annan, Markus Buckingham, W. Chan Kim, Allan Pease, Sir Ken Robinson and Neil Armstrong. He has won numerous awards for his speaking and facilitation, including ‘Speaker of the Year’ by the Academy for Chief Executives, and is one of only 23 speakers (as of 2014) to receive the ‘Certified Speaking Professional Global’ qualification, and is the only speaker in the world to be inducted into two speakers “Halls of Fame” (Southern Africa and the UK). Graeme is also a guest lecturer at four top business schools, including the London Business School, Duke Corporate Education and the Gordon Institute of Business Science. He is a professional member of a number of associations, including the World Future Society, The Institute of Directors, the International Association for the Study of Youth Ministry, the SA Market Research Association, the Global Federation of Professional Speakers and MENSA. He has 4 bestselling books published by Penguin, including the award winning, “Mind the Gap” and “Future-Proof Your Child”.
Graeme’s breadth of knowledge and expertise makes him highly relevant in today’s rapidly evolving business world. Along with his formal qualifications and research credentials, he has a wide range of business experience. He did Chartered Accountancy articles at KPMG, was involved in an IT startup, has been a professional musician, a strategy consultant and is now a full-time speaker, facilitator and author. His list of clients includes some of the world’s top companies, and CEOs invite him back time after time to share his latest insights and help them and their teams gain a clear understanding of how to successfully prepare for the future.