Richard Reeves is a liberal writer, policy-maker and speaker, based in Washington DC. Before his move to the US in the summer of 2012, he worked as Director of Strategy to the UK’s Deputy Prime Minister.
A former European Business Speaker of the Year, he is renowned for his engaging presentation style which involves no PowerPoint slides but plenty of flipchart action. Richard's career spans business, the media, academia, central government and the non-profit sector. His principal areas of interest are the theory and practice of coalition building; policies relating to social mobility; the economics and politics of wellbeing; the formation of character; the future of the workplace and organizational leadership.
He is also the co-author of the bestselling book The 80 Minute MBA which has sold more than 50,000 copies worldwide.