What our clients say

"I am taking home powerful ideas to develop."
Comment from delegate to an executive programme at the Stockholm School of Economics, June 2015

"Your presentation today was one of the best I have ever seen and I really learned a lot of it. Thanks again."
Nabil Diab, partner, PwC, Abu Dhabi

"Thanks for an amazingly inspiring and informative presentation"
Cheryl Stiles, Divisional Marketing Manager, Nampak Cartons & Labels

"Neil is a blast! This is a speaker/presenter guaranteed to inform, entertain and stimulate. He had an audience of 500 African journalists hypnotised at the recent Highway Africa tenth anniversary conference, and lifted the focus of the event to the long-term - the trends and how technology impacts the future."
Guy Berger, Professor of Journalism, Rhodes University

"Your speech made a major contribution to the success of our conference. Lots of positive feedback from our guests. Management is very happy with the outcome, so thank you again for a great and captivating presentation."
Manfred Mareck, Consultant to Publicitas Promotion Network, Europe

 
Neil Jacobsohn

Senior Partner - FutureWorld International, journalist, entrepreneur, marketer and innovator

Neil Jacobsohn, is a life-long communicator with a passion for the future. He has been an award-winning journalist, a digital entrepreneur, a company director and professional marketer. In a career spanning nearly 40 years, Neil has:

  • reported news from around the world for a wide range of newspapers and magazines;
  • edited newspapers;
  • managed operations for a broad-based media group;
  • been group marketing director of a listed media company;
  • run a US$40-million AIDS campaign for a national government; and
  • launched more than 14 businesses.

Unusually, he combined entrepreneurship with corporate success. He has served as chairman, executive and non-executive director on a number of listed and unlisted company Boards.

He is a founding member of the FutureWorld Network, an energetic and entertaining speaker, strategist and facilitator, who works extensively on FutureWorld keynotes, workshops and strategic breakthrough projects for corporate clients and learning institutions around the world, among them Oxford's SAID Business School, Duke Corporate Education and London Business School.

Contact Neil
Facebook www.facebook.com/neil.jacobsohn
Twitter @NeilJac
Skype neiljacobsohn
Email neil@futureworld.org

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