Neil Botten

Neil Botten
Neil Botten

Neil has been in consultancy for more than twenty five years, since becoming Principal Lecturer in Strategic Management at Westminster Business School, University of Westminster.
Prior to retirement from academy, Neil was Director of the Strategic Change Research Group and Deputy Head of Marketing and Business Strategy. Whilst with WBS he was Director of MBA programmes with responsibility for over 180 participants per annum all of whom were practicing managers and senior professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds and organisations. His most recent teaching involves Strategic Management, Managing Change and Foresight & Futures for each of which he was module leader. He has supervised more than 250 work based MBA projects in these topic areas. Over this time he has become well known as an engaging and energetic speaker, facilitator and teacher.
Consultancy currently involves both the public and private sectors and a number of voluntary organisations, where Neil has facilitated the introduction of both strategic planning processes, scenario planning and value for money reviews. Clients have included the BBC, Shell International Oil Inc., The Royal Botanical Gardens Kew, UBS Swiss Bank, Medecines sans Frontieres and British Telecom amongst other international organisations.