Global Conference 2017

Speaker's Biography

Amy Wilkinson

CEO and Founder, Ingenuity; Lecturer, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Amy Wilkinson is CEO and founder of Ingenuity, lecturer at Stanford Graduate School of Business and author of "The Creator's Code: The Six Essential Skills of Extraordinary Entrepreneurs." She advises executives and emerging leaders around the world on how to master the skills that underlie entrepreneurial success. Wilkinson's career spans leadership roles at McKinsey & Company, J.P. Morgan and as founder of Alegre, a foreign-based export company. She has also served in the White House as a senior policy advisor to the United States Trade Representative and a White House Fellow . Fascinated by how leaders must reinvent their approaches to excel in an entrepreneurial age, Wilkinson interviewed 200 of today's top entrepreneurs, including the founders of Tesla Motors, SpaceX, Airbnb, LinkedIn, eBay, PayPal, Dropbox, Chipotle, Under Armour, Spanx, Jetblue, and Revolution Foods to distill what it takes to go from start-up to scale in our rapidly changing economy. She conducted this work while a senior fellow at Harvard University.


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