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About the author

Pippa is co-CEO of Board Intelligence, the mission-led technology firm she co-founded in 2009 to transform boards and leadership teams into a powerful driver of performance and a force for good.

Pippa started her career in financial services, working for HM Treasury and leading global investment manager Russell Investments, after graduating from the Cambridge University with an MA in Natural Sciences. Pippa is a guest lecturer at Henley Business School and a regular speaker at conferences and events. She has played a vocal role in shaping governance best practice in the UK and internationally, and has won numerous awards including EY Entrepreneur of the Year for London & South East, Management Today’s ‘35 women under 35’, and LDC’s ‘Ones to Watch’, which celebrates the leaders of the UK’s fastest-growing businesses.

Together with co-CEO Jennifer Sundberg, Pippa is the author of ‘Collective Intelligence: How to build a business that’s smarter than you’. Described as "an essential guide" by New York Times bestselling author Daniel H. Pink, the book has also been featured in the Financial Times.

Articles by Pippa Begg

The QDI Principle in action

How our methodology helped this FTSE 100 drive agility

We helped a global consumer goods company to adopt the QDI Principle, fuelling faster, smarter, and more focused decision making.

“There are three questions every board should ask. Do I really know what is going on? Are we focusing on the right things? And are we asking the right questions?”

~ Executive, Reckitt (FTSE 100)

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