Jim Butcher, Founder and Managing Partner
As a strategist, innovator and advisor, Jim Butcher has over 25 years’ experience engaging decision makers and leaders to make better strategic decisions and be more innovative across corporate, governments, academia, civic and non-profit sectors, including innovative entrepreneurial start-ups. He uses advanced strategy approaches, innovation, and customized engagement and leadership models for improved results. Previously, Jim served as a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley and a Senior Partner with the Global Business Network (GBN), the world’s leading global scenario planning consultancy. In both roles, he developed deep expertise in strategic and scenario planning across all industry sectors, innovative approaches, sustainability, leadership and social impact investing. His early career with the Ford Foundation, Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and working with the Clinton Administration provided a broad foundation in new public and civic sector strategies, innovative approaches, leadership, and more effectively addressing complex, system leadership issues that cross traditional institutional boundaries.