Keynote Speaker

Brett Johnson is the founder of The Institute for Innovation, Integration & Impact, Inc, headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Passionate about the abolition of dichotomy­—eradicating the false barriers between facets of life, Brett is particularly interested in removing the barrier between the so-called secular and sacred.  A chartered accountant, writer, father and social entrepreneur, Brett is dedicated to societal transformation through business and leadership development.

Brett has over thirty years of experience with leading public accounting and management consulting firms.  He and the team at The Institute have repurposed hundreds of corporations, working extensively with executive groups within businesses, NGOs and international charities, helping them dream new futures, and align around a common purpose.

A South African native, Brett has lived in Silicon Valley with his family for over 25 years.  Brett has authored six books, so far:

Convergence — Integrating your Career, Community, Creativity & Calling

I-Operations — How the Internet can transform your Operating Model with Gary Daichendt, former EVP of Worldwide Operations at Cisco

LEMON Leadership — Radically fresh leadership

Repurposing Capital — Rediscovering Faith-based Financing

Transforming Society — A framework for fixing a broken world

CYCLES — A journey to Purpose

These are among his many effective presentations and training modules:

Brett and his wife Lyn are frequently asked to speak and conduct consultations around the world.