New Board Director of Innovation. Mind Fit Ltd announces the appointment of Professor Victor Newman as Director of Innovation with effect of April 1st 2013.
Neville Gaunt, CEO of Mind Fit Ltd said “We are delighted that Victor has agreed to join us. Since meeting him we have welcomed his forthright approach into challenging the apparent simplicity of the Mind Fit process. Victor also shares our passion for helping people succeed and the belief they can effortlessly make the paradigm shifts that all organisations are capable of achieving. Mind Fit is an innovation of the 21st century, so what better than a director with the same focus. ”
Victor said, “As an innovation practitioner, I have always been excited by the power of practical tools and techniques for releasing individuals’ creativity, but years of working with great organizations to deliver innovation have made me realise that success is driven by people who have the right attitudes. I am working with Mind Fit because it helps individuals to take control of their lives to deliver outstanding results”.
Mind Fit – developing can do people – making common sense, common practice.
Victor Newman – Innovation Practitioner, and interim executive. Featured in the WSJ, contributed to HBR, and is on several Advisory Boards. His “Knowledge Activist’s Handbook” has been cited as the “best management book within the last ten years”. Victor is a Visiting Professor in Knowledge and Innovation Management to both Greenwich and OU Business Schools, and has served as a special forces reservist.
Chief Innovation Officer: Milamber Group, Mentor to SILK (Social Innovation Lab Kent) and European Regional Information Society Association; Co-Director of Innovoflow Innovation; former roles include: Head of Innovation Strategy and economics at the Technology Strategy Board (2008/9); Pfizer’s Chief Learning Officer (2000-2005), influenced the Innovation Surge within Global R&D.
Mind Fit – develop ‘can do’ attitudes with ‘winning minds’. Mind Fit programmes focus on people and performance, so they can be the best they can be wherever they operate – school, business, sports, social or life.
Contact: – 0207 148 6187
Neville Gaunt, Neville@mindfitltd.com
Victor Newman, Victor@mindfitltd.com