Steven D’Souza

Posted by on May 20, 2014 in Bios

StevenSteven is the Director of Deeper Learning Ltd, a global executive education consultancy based in London, UK. He currently works internationally as a consultant, speaker and coach in the areas of leadership, organizational development, diversity, networking, managing in uncertainty and social capital. He has trained in Gestalt psychology for groups and individuals, ontological coaching and is an experienced executive coach, work- ing frequently with senior teams including at the CEO level.

Steven is a sought-after speaker in many global companies and some of his clients have included firms such as Accenture, AMEX, BT, Bank of America, BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse, Eurostar, Financial Times, Goldman Sachs and PwC. He has also delivered workshops or talks for the United Nations ILO, On Purpose, the Hub “Connections” and the Windsor Fellowship among several other social enterprises and government organizations. He has spoken in places as diverse as Tbilisi, Bucharest, Shanghai and Sofia.

Steven is an Associate Professor of IE Business School. IE is ranked as the #1 Business School in Europe (Financial Times 2013). He is also an educator for Duke Corporate Education (ranked #1 by the Financial Times for Custom Executive Education for the past 11 years). He helped design and serves as a faculty member of the Barclay’s Leadership Academy. He has been a visiting lecturer on several programmes including London Business School, the London School of Economics, and the IE Brown Executive MBA.

Steven is the author of two international bestselling books on Diversity and Networking, published by Prentice Hall. His first book, “Made in Britain,” featured role models from diverse communities in the UK and was sponsored free for schools. It was personally presented to HRH Prince Charles. His second book, “Brilliant Networking,” has been translated into several languages and was featured by The Independent in their “Success at Work” series. Steven has been featured in national and international media. He served as the Ambassador for the Australian Institute of Management’s National Networking Week in 2013 and in the past has been a Co-Chair of MERLIN (Business in the Community) and a Governor of the City of Westminster College.

Steven enjoys table tennis, being in nature, coffee and conversation, and thinking about the relationships between psychology, philosophy, leadership, management and spirituality alongside social justice. He is currently founding an organization to bring “Contemplative Leadership” into Business Education.

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