Dr. Tendayi Viki – The Startup Psycologist
Dr. Tendayi Viki is an author and consultant. He holds a PhD in Psychology and an MBA.
As a strategy and innovation consultant Tendayi helps large organizations develop systems to innovate much like startups.
He has worked as a consultant for several large organizations including Pearson, BP, GE, Whirlpool, Tetrapak and the Department of Trade and Industry (UK).
Having spent over 12 years in academia during which time he teaches Organizational Psychology, Entrepreneurial Innovation and Research Methods at the University of Kent. He has previously been a Research Fellow at Stanford University and Research Assistant at Harvard University.
Dr. Tendayi Viki has previously co-founded several companies including Tasksauce, Book Editions and Research Innovations. He also mentors and advises startups and innovation teams for Lean Startup Machine, Evolv, Founder’s Hive, Rockstart Accelerator and the Worldwide Web Foundation.
You can check out his lecture from Lean Day London 2014 here:
He is currently Senior Consultant at Pearson PLC, where he is working with CPMO team to develop a product lifecycle and portfolio management system based on Lean Startup principles.
Dr. Tendayi Viki will be speaking at StartUP Conference NEXT 2014.
Get you tickets HERE!