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;
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.