Maxime Fern is a Co-Founder and Executive Director of Vantage Point Consulting. She consults to business, government and not for profit organisations in Australia, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States, working to develop adaptive leadershi
City : Canberra
Country : AU
I am passionate about:
I am passionate about ensuring that as many people as possible, at all levels, can engage others skilfully to face the adaptation needed to flourish. I know it has never been as important as it is now.
Maxime is co founder and Executive Director of Vantage Point Consulting, an Australian company specializing in individual, organisational and leadership development. She consults to business and government in Australia, Asia, Europe and the United States, working with senior executives, top teams and other groups of managers to link leadership, people, strategy and purpose.
Maxime was visiting faculty at Harvard University’s John F Kennedy School of Government in its Adaptive Leadership programs from 2001 to 2015. In this capacity she has delivered in ‘The Art and Practice of Leadership Education’ and ‘Leadership in the 21st Century’ programs in Cambridge and in the Middle East and Europe. She has also delivered Adaptive Leadership programs for Cambridge Leadership Associates in the Middle East and South East Asia and has been visiting faculty at the Australia and New Zealand School of Government’s Executive MPA.
Maxime develops adaptive leadership capability in organisations and coaches for adaptive leadership at CEO, Board and ministerial levels, drawing on 25 years consulting intervention experience across government, business, education and science sectors in Australasia, Asia, Europe and the United States. She is a consulting psychologist with a BA in Psychology from the Australian National University and a Master of Education from the University of Canberra. Her work ranges from year long intensive leadership programs to a variety of team and short programs and interventions.
Maxime lives in Australia and Italy. Avoiding sharks while snorkelling and diving is a major preoccupation.
I can thought partner on the following topics:
Adapting Adaptive Leadership
Leadership For Women
Teaching Case in Point
My Adaptive Leadership studies
I began my adaptive leadership studies in 2000
I studied with Ron Heifetz
I studied with Marty Linsky
My Adaptive Leadership Expertise
Member of the ALN Faculty Advisory Committee
I am an adaptive leadership practitioner
I am an adaptive leadership trainer
I am an adaptive leadership consultant
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