What I do

Extended description

Marc Dowd is a specialist in disruptive innovation. He carries out research on how technology trends are changing the world at an increasing rate. Through his consultancy Manage Disruption, he provides trend analysis, strategy support and runs masterclasses in disruptive innovation and its impact on business and the world. Marc helps companies of all sizes be disruptive using his “Vectors of Disruption” methodology.
Marc has well over a decade of experience working as an advisor to the leaders of some of the world’s largest firms and used to be the Principal Advisor for CIOs for Forrester Research.
Marc is the founder of PathFinder4.com. PathFinder4 is an inspiring, thought-provoking and exclusive ecosystem where experienced leaders and disruptors collaborate to drive radical change and business success. PathFinder4 brings together the resources that leaders need to be disruptive because in this digital world the links outside the corporation to trusted specialists make all the difference.


Advice, Business model design, Change, Digital, Disruption, Education, Guidance, Vision

Key Competency

Creating and implementing new business models at speed without immediately upsetting the core business

Services I Offer

Types of service I offer

Coach, Expert, Influencer, Mentor, Provocator, Researcher, Speaker, Technology guru

Services description

I provide:

Workshops that are either bespoke to the audience or more generalised on topics relating to disruption.

Provocation, which means that I get people thinking about the need for change in their company and industry. This is vital to a change at speed.

Keynotes and speeches at internal and external fora.

Mentoring of leaders who need to foster change. Having been an advisor to the leaders of $1Billion companies for many years this is a key competency of mine.

My Company

Company Keywords

Advisory, Strategy, Vision