John Hagel III has nearly 30 years’ experience as a management consultant, author, speaker, and entrepreneur. He currently serves as co-chairman of the Silicon Valley-based Deloitte LLP Center for the Edge. Before joining Deloitte, John was an independent consultant and writer and prior to that was a principal at McKinsey & Company. John has served as senior vice president of strategy at Atari, Inc., and is the founder of two Silicon Valley startups.

John is the author of “The Power of Pull,” published in April 2010. He is also the author of a series of best-selling business books, “Net Gain, Net Worth,” “Out of the Box,” and “The Only Sustainable Edge. “ John holds a BA from Wesleyan University, a B.Phil. from Oxford University, and a JD and MBA from Harvard University.