Brian Layer, Brigadier General, United States Army (Retired), serves as the Chief Executive Officer of N2growth. Brian has a distinguished record of operationalizing complex global initiatives resulting in leadership and organizational excellence. During his Army career, he served in a variety of leadership assignments having directed both global sustainment and surface distribution operations for the Army, and twice commanded a brigade in Iraq.
John Baldoni, serves as the chair of the leadership development practice at N2growth. John is an internationally-recognized leadership educator, executive coach, speaker, and author. John has authored eleven books on leadership, with three of those books, Lead With Purpose (2011), Lead Your Boss (2009), and Lead By Example (2008) being selected as best leadership books for their respective years.
Patricia Lenkov, serves as chair of the executive search practice at N2growth. Prior to joining N2growth, Patricia was the CEO of Agility Executive Search, a firm she founded and operated for four years. She was previously a member of the board of directors practice at Spencer Stuart, and prior to that Patricia spent six and a half years with Heidrick & Struggles where she conducted board and C-level search assignments for Fortune 500 companies. Patricia is highly regarded in board circles having been directly involved in the successful culmination of more than 250 board searches.
Grant Wattie serves as President of N2growth Australia, overseeing all operations in the country, including executive search, leadership development, and organisational design.
Founder of the Global Women’s Leadership Summit, the world’s top online event for professional women, Grant believes advancing women and social justice is key to solving the world’s economic and environmental problems.
Mike Myatt, is a leadership advisor to Fortune 500 CEOs and their Boards of Directors. Widely regarded as America's Top CEO Coach, he is recognized by Thinkers50 as a global authority on leadership. He is the bestselling author of Hacking Leadership (Wiley, 2013) and Leadership Matters...(2007), a Forbes leadership columnist, is the Chief Executive Officer at N2growth, and is a Senior Fellow at The Gordian Institute.