John Bland, Director, Global Integration

John Bland, consultant and trainer, Global Integration

About John Bland, Director, Global Integration

John’s business career included roles in R&D, Product Development and Brand Support for the European, Japanese, North African, and Middle Eastern regions. In addition whilst fulfilling these roles he experienced working in a Global Matrix structure. He has lived in both Japan and Belgium as well as in the UK, where he also spent some time running a business specialising in improving European – Asian business relations.

John has a degree in Chemistry and a Doctorate in Biochemistry from Oxford University. He was a member of Oxford University’s winning boat race crew on three occasions, won a world championship silver medal, and participated in the 1984 Olympic Games.

Contact details:

Telephone:   +44 1433 650 007

Email:  john @



Articles by/about John Bland:

Global Integration blog: Matrix Monday – Designing Matrix Organizations that Actually Work

Global Integration blog: Control and the Drunkards Walk

Global Integration blog: An Interview with Global Integration Trainer, John Bland

Global Integration blog: On Living in a Matrix

SR Olympic Sports: John Bland


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