What our clients say

"We have gotten wonderful reviews from your session. It's been a pleasure working with you. Thank you very much for your dedication to both our events. It has been inspiring for us all."
Alan Tan - HR executive, SingTel

"Wolfgang is one of the few thinkers able to shake up the intellectual trajectories of the world's leading executives. He expands the range of thought by challenging you to imagine and consider the possible. His insights are a 'must' for those responsible for creating vision."
JoEllyn Prouty McLaren: Director, Executive Education, London Business School

"In previous consulting relationships there has always been an obsession with driving costs down. Our partnership with FutureWorld goes way beyond that, to a constant drive towards new ideas and new revenue opportunities. It's amazing how much we have learnt from the future. That's unique in my experience, and great fun."
Bernard Swanepoel, CEO Harmony Gold Limited

"This was the best, most provocative summary ever about (the future of) China."
William Kistler, President, Urban Land Institute, Europe

"Wolfgang has given some of the most memorable and highly-rated presentations in YPO history."
Young Presidents' Organization - USA, Asia and Europe

 
Wolfgang Grulke

Author and Futurist; Chairman Emeritus FutureWorld International Limited

A former IBM executive, Wolfgang worked internationally with IBM for more than 25 years and was awarded the prestigious IBM Outstanding Innovation Award. He started FutureWorld as an informal business network in 1987. Since that time FutureWorld has been instrumental in helping major corporations and venture capital firms position themselves for the new world economy. He has addressed audiences in more than 20 countries, in person, on radio and on television. His article 'In Search of Simplicity' won the NACCA award for the best business article of the year and 'From Value Chain to Marketspace' was awarded the AFSM International Writing Award for Professional Writers and Consultants in Boston. Wolfgang is a Fellow of the Centre for Management Development at the London Business School and teaches regularly on the School's flagship Senior Executive Programme. He also works with Duke CE and Oxford University's Said Business School.

His best-selling books "Ten Lessons from the Future" and "Lessons in Radical Innovation: Out-of-the-box straight to the bottom line" are published by Financial Times/Prentice Hall world-wide and are also available in Chinese, Arabic and Spanish.

"It is no longer possible to learn just from experience - in this warp-speed world, it has become essential to learn from the future!"

Books by Wolfgang Grulke with Gus Silber

10 Lessons from the Future
Radical Innovation

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