What our clients say

"Anton, I was reminded of how much energy you have. Inspiring and challenging as ever."
Scott Cormack, KPMG Lead Global Nestle Partner

"Dear Doug, I want to commend you on a brilliant presentation today at the Liberty Life East London Road Show. The things that you and your partners at FutureWorld are doing are truly inspiring. "
Chad Hayhoe

"I want to formally thank you for delivering an insightful and thought provoking presentation at our Strategic Planning session. You have given us much to think about in terms of adapting to meet the future needs of our market."
Ravi Moodley: Head of Strategy Nedbank Corporate Banking

"Your remarks were stimulating and thought-provoking, and provided an interesting insight into how business might operate in the coming years."
Timothy D. Adams, President & CEO, Institute of International Finance.

"Thanx again for your contribution to making our event such a huge success! The feedback has been resounding."
Valdy Brinkman : XON Technologies

"Neil made it difficult for the speakers who followed to seem interesting!"
Dave Coates, SKF Group

"It was indeed a very thought provoking program and now I am quite alive to new developments and I constantly try to leverage technology. It was indeed a successful program, particularly from a personal perspective."
RKPadmanabhan, Executive Director, Securities and Exchange Board of India, Mumbai, India

"Many thanks for delivering such an inspiring and thought-provoking session. It set a great tone for our two day session."
Wendy Martin, Senior Vice President, Visa Europe

"You delivered an awesome presentation today at Imagineering India summit! It certainly left a mark on me. I'm sure it will stay a long time with me. "
Sandeep Thaney: Technology Director Honeywell, India

"My personal thanks to you for your great work today with the audience."
Bill Chang, Executive Vice President, SingTel Business Group

"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

"Thanks for a very enlightening and impactful keynote - all our delegates were greatly inspired by your presentation!"
Jinner Tan Gek Choo, Communications executive, SingTel

"I would just like to thank you most sincerely for the outstanding presentation yesterday. The feedback from the group was very positive and I think it helped many of the groups gain a new perspective on their Action Learning Projects."
Conrad Viedge WITS Business School

"Breathtaking presentation. Great insight into future and how you can try and shape it. The future is nearby and we have to deal with that. We must spend at least 10% of our time understanding the future!"
London Business School, Senior Executive Programme, February 2009

"Brilliant stuff. Very thought provoking and truly forward looking. Implications are more far-reaching than I thought and have made me question the sustainability of my business."
London Business School, Senior Executive Programme, February 2009

"An excellent presentation and a completely new way of thinking about the world. You provided vision and encouraged us to leave our comfort zones."
Feedback from delegates to the SAÏD Business School Programme for the Deloitte M&A EMEA team, Athens, October 2008

"We were amazed by your presentation - it was very very good! We now realise that scenario thinking is not a choice, it is a MUST!"
Feedback from delegates to the SAÏD Business School Programme for the Deloitte M&A EMEA team, Athens, October 2008

"Our business was ready for this very necessary mindset change; and FutureWorld has done a tremendous job of helping us."
Ian Cockerill, then-CEO of Gold Fields

"This was the most powerful presentation I have ever seen. You have absolutely shaken us out of complacency. We must 'think future' everyday, not just at annual retreats. There is no yesterday, only tomorrow."
Kitty Choi, Head, Efficiency Unit, Hong Kong Government

"Your workshop at the London Business School last year was a milestone in my life. I would like to thank you for that. I have just visited New York with my family and we saw some of the innovations you spoke about happening. It was a great experience, and now they can be convinced that what I told them after your session was true!"
Jaron Wiedmaier, General Director, Continental Tires Russia

"Thank you for your inspiring facilitation at the workshop. It was great to stretch the imagination and focus on the positive for a few days."
Peter Muir, Denel Dynamics

"Your Information Age Scorecard web site is outstanding and will be a tremendous help to this association as we try to evolve into an Information Age organization"
Ralph E. Jones, Director of Information Systems, Association of the U. S. Army, Arlington, VA USA

"FutureWorld's 'Radical Future of eCommerce' is another masterpiece of intelligent thinking."
Leif Almö, CEO ScandNet AB (One of the Scandinavian pioneers of Internet commerce)

"I again want to express my appreciation for the amazing work which you do. It must give you immense satisfaction to know that you affect so many lives in such a profound way."
Craig Halsted - CEO Lasher Tools

"FutureWorld - yours is a truly visionary and amazing enterprise! (The open letter to Thabo Mbeki) is the most exciting solution to an economic crisis that the world has ever seen!"
Tanya van der Spuy - Senior lecturer in tax at the University of Pretoria

"As I wrote in the feedback mail, your part was the most interesting and valuable one in that week!"
Richard Wang CEO Wartsila, China

"Thanks also for your great presentation at the LBS which I have not only enjoyed but which has also inspired me a lot (does not happen that often!)."
Thomas Becker- Wartsila

"Thanks again for your inspirational session in Mumbai. We had a seriously good week out there."
Jules Goddard - Professor London Business School

"Thanks again for the wonderful presentation - it is the only one I have been able to sit through in at least five years. You are really good."
Jalene Medalie, Manager - Special Projects, Sasfin Frankel Pollak Securities

"Congratulations on a riveting presentation! I really enjoyed the session."
Leon Steyn, Divisional Executive: Human Resources, Prestige Cleaning Services (Pty) Ltd

"An excellent presentation on what the future could be for us, and a relevant insight for us to define our critical 'Must Win Battles'"
Olivier Desponds, Head, Nestle Nutrition Africa

"Fantastic and insightful; extremely relevant in our context."
Peter Sands, Group CEO, Standard Chartered Bank

"A mind-blowing presentation on change and the future of financial services."
Sohana Maharaj, Chief Operating Officer, ABSA Brokers

"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

"One of the most insightful presentations I've ever heard."
Javier Roza, Managing Director, Unilever Portugal

"Wow! That was great! I loved listening to your ideas! That was the most important set of concepts that I've heard anyone talk about in a long time."
Greg Homan, Director, Emerging Technologies, Nextel Communications

"I haven't seen the challenges and opportunities of future business, communities and people so powerfully presented before. Wolfgang's life cycles reminded me exactly of what went right and wrong in our business."
Dame Anita Roddick, Founder of The Body Shop

"The cutting edge of what's coming in the future."
Kate Bulkley, media journalist

"Practical and inspirational. Highly relevant if you don't want someone else eating your cheese."
Radames Soto, CEO Wall Street Journal.com

"Just one project we're developing will pay for the entire process for the next five years."
Bernard Swanepoel - CEO, Harmony

"This process paid for itself three times in 18 months."
David Hathorn - CEO & Chairman, Mondi SA/Europe

"The process helped us to establish five new businesses in 18 months."
Leon Vermaak - CEO, Telesure

"Without this process, Deloitte's own revenues would be R260m less."
Vassi Naidoo (2005) - Former CEO, Deloitte SA