CUBO Summer Conference 2018

Universities Challenged – building business agility in an uncertain world

Wednesday 27th, June - Friday 29th, June

Adam Kingl

Speaker Profile

Adam Kingl
Executive Director of Thought Leadership, London Business School (LBS) Executive Education

Adam is Executive Director of Thought Leadership for London Business School (LBS) Executive Education. He sits on the School’s Executive Education Board and Executive Education Management Team. Adam is responsible representing the School’s research, transforming it into many formats (tools, simulations, plenary sessions, assessments) for a practitioner audience as a designer/developer and teacher/facilitator. 

He is also an Associate of the Management Lab ( and was an Associate of Saatchi & Saatchi from 2014 to 2016. Adam sits on the CLIP steering committee for the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), which creates standards for and accredits corporate universities and learning functions. 

Previously, Adam was Executive Director of Learning Solutions at London Business School, responsible for all Executive Education programme design and quality, where he created the School’s pedagogy and impact assessment methodology. Before joining the executive team, Adam was a Programme Director for Open and Custom Executive Education at London Business School. 

Prior to LBS, Adam was a consultant in creativity, innovation, strategy, culture and leadership. He also worked in the media and entertainment industries for a number a years in both business and creative functions. 

Adam holds degrees from London Business School, UCLA and Yale. He was raised in Silicon Valley, California, and now lives in Surrey. He is a dual British-American citizen.