Partner | Board and Executive Advisory Leader
Al Sila Tower
Abu Dhabi Global Market Square
United Arab Emirates
Jay has spent the last 18 years supporting and advising boards, chairs, CEOs and ministers across a variety of often high-profile and sensitive assignments, including: transformation; crisis/ turnaround; mergers and acquisitions; and start-ups.
He founded, and for over 10 years led, a market-leading Board Advisory business in Europe focused on: board and executive effectiveness and development; corporate governance; organizational and eco-system effectiveness.
He has published extensively, authoring over 40 publications, and had his own column in a major journal at the age of 25. His views and work have been quoted in The Economist and the Financial Times. He is a regular keynote speaker at national and international conferences.
He has designed and led masterclasses for leading board directors (including the FTSE 100). He originally qualified as a clinical psychologist at the University of Edinburgh, with a 1st Class doctorate thesis in organizational change and learning.