VBQ Speakers

Andrew Grill - Keynote Speaker

Book Andrew Grill as a keynote speaker. Andrew Grill is an expert futurist in the fields of digital transformation, digital strategy and social networks. He speaks to and consults for organisations worldwide to develop their strategy in a world rife with digital disruption.

 

andrew grill

expert on digital disruption


SPEAKING THEMES

  • Digital disruption and what it means for you and your business

  • The workplace of the future

  • Digital Diversity: why you need digital practitioners on your board

  • Rising above the noise: how to stand out in the digital world

  • Brand advocate: how your best advocates are already on the payroll


TRAVELS FROM
London, UK

 
 

BIOGRAPHY

Andrew Grill is an expert futurist in the fields of digital transformation, digital strategy and social networks. He speaks to and consults for organisations worldwide to develop their strategy in a world rife with digital disruption.

An experienced corporate leader, Andrew has launched and run technology companies in Europe and Australia and worked with and for some of the world’s leading companies including Telstra, Vodafone, Nestle, BBC, American Express, John Lewis, and Unilever. Most recently he was a Global Managing Partner at IBM.

He is also a seasoned TEDx speaker, having presented at 3 separate TEDx events.

Andrew’s first-hand experience of the digital world and the power of social media networks spans three decades and can be traced back to the early 1980’s when he found himself online via bulletin board and email. His passion and involvement in the digital world continued into later life, launching Australia’s largest commercial property website, PropertyLook, and Australian location technology company Seeker Wireless to the world stage. Prior to his role at IBM, he was head of international client strategy for Visible Technologies, owned by WPP.

Andrew regularly contributes to a wide range of media outlets including The Drum, Changeboard and ANZ BlueNotes along with numerous online blogs and publications. He has appeared several times on Sky News, and has been published in the Financial Times, The Telegraph and the Guardian.

VIDEOS

Andrew's speaking showreel


Andrew's TEDx talk on stepping out of your comfort zone (2017)


Andrew explains why you have to disrupt or be disrupted (2017)