Business School Alumni


Alumni Insight Seminars: An introduction into issue-based consulting

Online via MS Teams
Tuesday 13th September 2022 (12:30-13:30)
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Photo of Keith Burgess

Photo of Keith Burgess

Join us on 13 September at 12:30pm for our latest Business Alumni Insight Seminar with Keith Burgess, Chartered Management Consultant, Management Consulting Curriculum Lead, EMEA, IBM.

Keith will deliver a session on management consultancy skills and how they can be deployed within an organisation.

This seminar will give insights into a structured approach to solving complex organisational issues that managers and leaders can apply to solve problems and influence change across organisational boundaries. Although targeted at executives, this session would be suitable for anyone working in or interested in consulting.

In this session, you can also find out more about our Executive Education offering – including our Management Consulting Skills for Executives programme. 

About the speaker

University of Nottingham alumnus, Keith Burgess leads the Management Consulting training curriculum in IBM Consulting, EMEA.  In this role he is responsible for the content and delivery of skills-based training courses from graduate level up to Executive Partner across Europe, Middle East, and Africa.

Keith holds a position as Honorary Fellow and Entrepreneur in Residence at Nottingham University Business school - where he advises and mentors students, postgraduates, and local small businesses.

Previously Keith had many years’ experiences as a management consultant and project manager, leading significant business change, particularly in supply chain and customer relationship management. Keith’s consulting career started with KPMG, where he worked in total quality, lean manufacturing, and supply chain strategy. Keith joined IBM in 2000 and spent several years working across Europe, managing the implementation of supply chain strategy and systems in retail, distribution, high-tech electronics, and automotive companies, amongst others.

Session overview

  • 12.30pm - Welcome
    Introduction from NUBS Executive Education team
  • 12.40pm - Seminar and Q&A
  • 1.10pm -  Close and final updates





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