Anders Indset: Biography highlights
Anders Indset is one of the world’s leading business philosophers and a trusted sparring partner to international CEOs and political leaders. Dubbed “Rock’n’Roll Plato” and “Digital Jesus” by European media, he is currently one of the most sought-after intellectuals with his approach to practical philosophy.
Full biography of Anders Indset
Anders Indset’s Background
Thinkers50, the premier ranking of global business thinkers, regarded as the “Oscars of Management Thinking” by many, has recognised Anders on the Radar as one of 30 Global Thinkers “most likely to shape the future of how organizations are managed and led”. For the 2019 Thinkers50 Gala his work on the “Q Economy” was a finalist for the Breakthrough Idea Award.
The native Norwegian, based out of Frankfurt, is a guest lecturer at leading international business schools, a founding partner of the Global Institute of Leadership and Technology and advisory board member of the Swiss-based deep tech pioneer Terra Quantum. He is known for his unconventional way of thinking, his provocative theses and his rock star attitude.
His latest book “The Q Economy – What comes after Digital?” entered the Spiegel-Bestseller list and was #1 in Manager Magazin and Handelsblatt for the most sold business books in the German speaking region. Q Economy has already been translated and sold to 11 countries around the world. His international bestseller “WILD KNOWLEDGE – Outthink the Revolution” was released in Europe in 2017 and has been translated into further languages in 2018 and was also a Spiegel-Bestseller in 2019.
His forthcoming book The Infected Mind is scheduled for early 2021. Additionally, Philosophy@Work, a collection of philosophical concepts on how to cope with today’s technological fast-paced and complex society will be published Q3/2021.
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Anders's speaking topics
Learning the core leadership competencies in the 21st Century and how to #BEAMENSCH.
Managing the elements of change and coping with a world in which society keeps gathering knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
German secrets unraveled. A Vikings view on 'quality made in Germany'. Understanding the engine of Germany Inc. and the quality drivers of the European-Economy (Business Success).
Ideas & Creativity
Finding 'wild knowledge' and building a culture of creativity and change by exploiting both vertical and horizontal creation.
Change of perception, CEOs are Leaders of Change. There is no digital transformation, the change is permanent. It is about finding a digital mindset.
A glance at a time of permanent revolution and a world of improvisation. A path towards potential singularity (post-humanism) and perfect knowledge. Are you ready? Buckled up? Will you drive the change or be driven by the forces?
Forces of Change
Are you living the change, or are you driven by its forces? Understanding the impact of Globalization, Technology, Women and Wild Knowledge.