MINDSET LEAP Leading Experts and Advisors Panel


The members of the MINDSET LEAP (Leading Experts and Advisors Panel) are a selected group of entrepreneurial mindset experts who volunteer to provide professional advice about the strategy and operation of the Entrepreneurial Mindset Network.

The role of the experts and advisors within the MINDSET LEAP is: - 

  • to engage in regular discussions with the Director of the Entrepreneurial Mindset Network e.g. acting as a critical friend and exploring options for mutually-beneficial collaboration
  • to share expert advice, in relation to the concept and practical application of the entrepreneurial mindset, e.g. by writing articles for the Network eZINE or participating in xCHANGE webinars
  • to be an advocate for the Entrepreneurial Mindset Network e.g. within their organisation, industry sector, professional networks and via social media

The role of the Director of the Network within the MINDSET LEAP is: - 

  • to engage the experts in a peer-to-peer dialogue about the entrepreneurial mindset
  • to make considered use of the professional advice of the experts so as to sustain and strengthen the Network 
  • to provide public recognition of the contributions made by the experts (e.g. via the Network’s website, Twitter, eZINE and xCHANGE webinars)

The current members of the MINDSET LEAP are listed below. Each expert has provided an example of an inspirational quote about why the entrepreneurial mindset is important and how it adds value. To connect with an expert on LinkedIn simply click on their name.

Research papers by members of the MINDSET LEAP are available on Academia, ResearchGate and Google Scholar. There are a total of 165 published papers with 2522 citations. Click on the link in the member profile to access their research papers.

Apply to become a member of the MINDSET LEAP

There is an open call for new experts to apply to join the MINDSET LEAP. The Director of the Network selects new experts based on their ability to provide professional advice and critical friendship.  In selecting experts, efforts are made to reflect the diversity of the members of the Network, in terms of, for example, area of professional expertise, geographical location, race, gender etc.  Experts are invited annually to continue their membership of the MINDSET LEAP (normally for up to a maximum of 5 years.)

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Sherisa Rajah Baird 🇿🇦

"Disruption is global and across sectors. An entrepreneurial mindset helps you to consider employment models and future of work strategies, that make business sense in an agile market."

Neil Bowie 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

"An entrepreneurial mindset helps develop resilience, opportunity spotting & innovation; ideally all of this is aimed towards value creation whether that is for the individual, the organisation or the customer/user."

Roberto Brambilla 🇮🇹

"An entrepreneurial mindset helps Higher Education institutions to be innovative and resilient in the global education system."

Paul Coyle 🇫🇷

"My vision is a world in which every person benefits from having an entrepreneurial mindset."

Research: Academia

Robert Crammond 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

"Possessing an entrepreneurial mindset instigates new ideas, emboldens individuals and groups, promotes proactive institutions, & regenerates communities & countries worldwide."

Research: Google Scholar

Kim Flintoff 🇦🇺

"The vision of an entrepreneurial mindset is to connect deep and meaningful learning with actual immediate and generative impacts on a positive future."

Research: Google Scholar

Enikő Koppany🇭🇺

"Embracing an entrepreneurial spirit strengthens your ability to overcome challenges, see possibilities where others see obstacles, unleash your innovative potential, and turn failures into opportunities and actions."

Pauline Miller-Judd 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

"An entrepreneurial mindset can enable people to face a range of challenges in new ways. Institutions, as well as individuals, need to develop an entrepreneurial culture and approach to ensure success."

Viviana Premazzi 🇲🇹

"Having an entrepreneurial mindset means being aware of the challenges people can face in society and using knowledge and creativity to build new and different solutions."

Alison Price 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

"The entrepreneurial mindset is critical to supporting students to develop the entrepreneurial competence that is required to address future challenges."

Research: ResearchGate

Jay Wasim 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

"Entrepreneurial skills and networks are applicable in any sector and industry because of the immense need for creativity."

Research: Google Scholar

Ellen Burgdorf-Schröder 🇩🇪

"An entrepreneurial mindset helps people to learn from experiences and make the right future oriented decisions on 'the road to success'"

Jan Frick 🇳🇴

"An entrepreneurial mindset is a journey towards the future for all involved stakeholders. It develops the mindset of the students, the lecturers, and the university."

Research: Google Scholar

Abigail Gregory 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

"The entrepreneurial mindset provides a toolkit that we can all draw on in our daily lives to achieve benefits that are scaleable from the individual to societal."

Research: Google Scholar

Danie Jacobs 🇿🇦

"An entrepreneurial mindset is a prerequisite for the fourth industrial revolution."

Mart Kikas 🇪🇪

"I think that entrepreneurial mindset is not just beneficial, it is a "must-have" attitude that every active citizen of the modern society should possess and demonstrate."

Research: ResearchGate

Zohra Omar 🇵🇰

"The mindset can help anybody, not just business owners, to thrive and survive. It is a huge advantage for dealing positively with change."