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Minter Dial      

Award-Winning Author & Consultant Specializing in Branding and Digital Transformation

Minter Dial is a professional speaker, storyteller, author and consultant, specialised in leadership, branding and transformation. Minter has given over 500 talks and seminars to audiences in six continents.

He is the author of three award-winning books, Futureproof (2017) and The Last Ring Home (2016), the latter of which he turned into an award-winning documentary film shown on PBS (US) and History Channel (A/NZ). His newest book, Heartificial Empathy, Putting Heart into Business and Artificial Intelligence (2018) won the Book Excellence Award 2019 in the category of Technology and was finalist for the Business Book Awards 2019.

Previously, he enjoyed a 16-year international career at L’Oreal, including being Managing Director Worldwide of Redken, MD of the Canadian subsidiary of the Professional Products Division (PPD) and on the Executive Committee worldwide of the PPD. He also worked at the DLJ investment bank, the Philadelphia Zoo, the NJ State Aquarium and has founded three startups. He’s a renowned blogger and podcaster and is passionate about the Grateful Dead, Padel Tennis and languages.

Minter received his BA in Trilingual Literature from Yale University (1987) and gained his MBA at INSEAD, Fontainebleau (1993).

Minter is a Board member of the ECV School (Paris) and SBT Inc. (Lyon) and previously served as NED Board Member of Lastminute.com (Amsterdam).

Speech Topics


How to Futureproof your Business

What are the key mindsets to help you navigate through these disruptive times

How to Cultivate The New Leadership Superpower: Empathy

Why and how to encode empathy into your organisation and AI

The New Marketing Mindset

Unlocking the surprising secrets of the most successful rock band

How to Make Your Retail Experience Work

Using the 5E framework to adapt your store to the new retail realities

How to Build A Vibrant Community

Two in-depth case studies to help build your brand's community

“In Order” — Rebooting Your Business & Team After A Lockdown

How to reboot yourself, your team and your business to rebound after the lockdown.

Transformation through Remote Work

How to effectively move an organization to a more substantive or totally remote work environment. When done well, it’s a genuinely transformative and enriching experience.

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