Bjørn Z. Ekelund

One of the most renowned and established experts in Norway within the fields of collaboration, team development, communication in team and management across functional roles and cultural diversities.

In more than 30 years Bjørn has been leading management consultancies and working as an external consultant. 

- creator of the Diversity Icebreaker – single most popular Norwegian training and development concept and the first one to gain global outreach and significance; he was awarded the “Consultant of the Year 2008” prize for the tool’s international breakthrough.

- based on this practice he has developed a number of other validated team tools used by organisations and external consultants alike

- known internationally within his field for his high professional competence grounded in academic knowledge

- cooperated with many of the world’s best ranked educational institutions and many international companies 
- involved in building conflict management competence in the Middle East (project partially funded by the Norwegian Research Council)

- has trained more than 1000 consultants in the use of international psychological assessment tools

- inspiring lecturer and facilitator, generous in sharing his expertise

- inspiring and credible speaker on leadership, personal development and team

- an expert on Scandinavian culture in the global organisational context

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Mobile phone (+ 47) 908 75 547