Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Global thought leader, futurist and author

Swedish-Australian Anders Sorman-Nilsson is the founder and creative director of the research and strategy company Thinque, and a valued strategist to Fortune 500s and ASX leaders. A global thought leader since 2005, Anders helps executives and leaders prepare and strategise for foreseeable and unpredictable futures.

As an innovation and digital strategist, speaker, futurist and author, Anders' unique global perspectives have been helping leaders, teams, and business owners in the USA, Europe, Asia and Australia make sense of and harness disruptive trends in innovations, generations and communications.

His clients include Apple, Cisco, Johnson & Johnson, Eli Lilly, SAP, HP, IBM, Fuji Xerox, People's Choice Credit Union, Pernod Ricard, ABN Amro Bank, CPA Australia, Macquarie Bank and University of Technology Sydney Business School, amongst many others.

Anders is regularly featured on ABC National Radio and Sky News and in BRW, The Financial Review and Qantas Magazine. His latest book, Digilogue: how to win the digital minds and analogue hearts of tomorrow's customer provides an invaluable insight into the consumer mindset of the 21st century.

Anders is an active member of TEDGlobal, has keynoted at TEDx, guest lectured at Sydney University and University of Technology Sydney Business School and has served on the prestigious Million Dollar Roundtable roster. He is also a member of the University of Sydney Global Executive MBA cohort, and has completed executive education at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, and Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

An engaging and energetic speaker, Anders' presentations are meticulously researched, highly energetic and always fascinating with content tailored to the audience.

Anders Sorman-Nilsson talks about:

  • Digilogue - The Convergence of Digital and Analogue

As some organisations careen recklessly into the digital future, others are being left behind. Smart companies are realising there is an important middle ground - the Digilogue. A place where digital and analogue converge. Where progressive 'digital' strategies satisfy a customer's mind while the old fashioned 'analogue' practices sooth their hearts.

  • Waves of Change - Three Global Trends Disrupting your Slumber

Having your finger on the pulse of the market place has never been more important. We are operating in a turbo-charged environment that waits for no one. This fascinating session covers the three major forces of change soon to be reaching your shores and will help to shake off organisational 'change apathy' and prepare your team for what's next.

Client testimonials

I've never seen such positive feedback on our leadership meetings. People really left energised and engaged!

President of Business Unit, Fortune 500 - Pharmaceutical Company

Anders' style is as entertaining and engaging as it is upbeat and informative. From the audience feedback, I know the attendees appreciated your unique take on forces at play in our global business environment and the personal transformations we must all undergo to remain compatible, effective and relevant!

CEO & President of Fortune 500 Company, Fortune Magazine's 50 Most Powerful Women in Business, Transport and Defence Industry

Excellent, professional, well-structured presentation and good connection to audience, very energetic and engaging.

Executive Director – Bus Industry Federation

Anders provided an engaging and energetic presentation of real and relevant information to the business that could be used in all areas across the business both now and moving into the future!

Head of Regional Portfolio Management Asia, Fortune 500, Fast Moving Consumer Goods Company