Following an initial career in Pharma/medical diagnostics science, then as a Pharma Learning and Development business partner, he has 18+ years consulting experience specialising in cross-functional team effectiveness, leadership development and partnership working. He has worked extensively with organisations and their people to help them to collaborate across complex structures and assignments, developing cross-functional leadership, helping to build dynamic, engaged teams and work productively in outsourcing partnerships and alliances. He has also run highly-rated training in project management skills for many years. He is an expert facilitator/moderator, can draw effective conclusions and action plans from meetings, brainstorm sessions and more. John is an active member of the Pharmaceutical Industry Project Management Group and is a member of several associate networks.