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Dave Wild


Dave Wild is a futurist who facilitates strategy sessions and runs innovation workshops – helping leaders and teams achieve more through greater imagination and faster action.

He works with organisations of all sizes including The Warehouse, 2degrees, Kiwibank, Callaghan Innovation and New Zealand Trade and Enterprise. Dave has led workshops in New Zealand, Australia and the United States and is Futurist-In-Residence at Auckland’s GridAKL innovation precinct.

His experience covers a broad range of expertise including strategy, leadership, branding, digital and innovation. He has extensive experience working with leadership teams to accelerate progress through clarity of strategy and innovative action plans, while inspiring and unifying teams by creating a powerful vision and meaningful purpose.

Through this work he’s learnt that the best way to predict the future, is to be the ones creating it. Unique to Dave’s approach is a futurist focus on the new, identifying megatrends across markets while applying new insights from global innovation leaders.