Richard David Hames
Dr. Richard David Hames is a strategic futurist, corporate philosopher, and whole system knowledge designer. Working at the interface between organizations and society, he is widely considered to be among the world's most innovative intellectuals. Richard works as an adviser and leadership strategist to governments, institutions and multinational corporations. He is also personal mentor to presidents, heads of state, and some of the world's most innovative CEOs. Richard is currently Distinguished Professor and Founding Director of the Asian Foresight Institute at Dhurakij Pundit University in Bangkok. He is also President of the Hames Group (a distributed think-tank and design laboratory comprising thought leaders from all fields of human endeavor) and lead strategist to the State of the World Forum.