Innovation & Thought Leaders

In the digital revolution, brand leadership hinges increasingly on thought leadership. We find and introduce inspirational innovators and original thought leaders, people with a depth of experience and proven ability to develop and disseminate new ideas, and establish lucrative new markets.

Our global network and rigorous methodology supports growing innovators and evolving enterprise clients alike, enabling clients at any stage of evolution to identify and attract world-class leadership talent.

Our focus is to equip clients with a proven and cohesive leadership capability, made up of leaders who will instil and inspire an innovation ethos alongside the best of the original business culture: leaders of a cohesive organisation that creates new routes to market, finds more effective and engaging ways to connect with customers, prospects, employees, strategic partners and suppliers, drives effective digital innovation initiatives and develops game-changing product and solution roadmaps.

The Aspen team understands what it takes to build a Thought Leader brand and take a completely new category solution to market; their work helped us secure global Thought Leaders in some of the world’s most competitive talent markets


Disciplines at a glance


+ Chief Financial Officer
+ Chief Strategy Officer
+ Legal Counsel
+ Chief Information Officer
+ Chief Data Officer
+ Chief Digital Officer

+ Finance
+ Legal
+ Data, Information Systems & Technology
+ Digital Transformation


+ Chief Technology Officer
+ Chief Scientist
+ EVP Engineering / R & D

+ Engineering
+ R & D
+ Product Management
+ Presales CoEs


+ Chief Customer Officer
+ Chief Revenue Officer
+ Chief Marketing Officer

+ Sales & Sales Consulting
+ Marketing (all sub disciplines)
+ Business Development
+ Customer Success


+ EVP Worldwide Alliances
+ EVP Ecosystems, Channels & Resellers

+ Strategic Partners
+ Alliances
+ Channels & Resellers





+ Chief Operating Officer
+ EVP Worldwide Field Operations

+ Consulting & Outsourcing
+ Cloud & Professional Services
+ Customer Education & Training
+ Sales and Field Operations


+ Chief People Officer
+ EVP Human Resources

+ HR & Talent
+ Divisional/Regional HR Business Partners
+ Learning & Development
+ Compensation & Benefits

Proven partners supporting journeys of transformation.

Example clients current and past