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“He is a Zen Master to the modern CEO”

Dr. Peter Fuda Founder and Principal

For two decades, Dr. Peter Fuda has been a Sherpa to leaders, teams and organisations across the globe. He is the Founder and Principal of The Alignment Partnership (TAP) and is also an Adjunct Professor of Management at the MGSM.

As a management consultant, Peter and his team at The Alignment Partnership (TAP) have created some 50 cases of business transformation, and more than 1000 individual cases of leadership transformation around the world. Clients include MasterCard, Kraft, Philips, Bayer, Mars, CSC, Luxottica, Dun & Bradstreet, MSD, Westpac, Telstra, Suncorp, Foxtel, Scentre Group, and the Hong Kong, NSW and Queensland governments. In an environment where 70% of all change efforts fail, TAP has a better than 90% success rate.

As a leadership coach, Peter has enabled more than 200 CEOs to measurably increase their leadership effectiveness and performance.

As a thought leader, Peter is the first Australian ever published on transformation in the Harvard Business Review. He is the Executive Producer of the documentary film Beyond The Superhero, licensed to Qantas. He is also the author of the international bestselling book Leadership Transformed; How Ordinary Managers Become Extraordinary Leaders.

Peter has completed countless speaking engagements to hundreds of thousands of senior executives on four continents, is a regular commentator across print, TV and radio media, and his doctoral research is now required reading at universities from Taiwan to the USA.

Peter holds a doctorate in Business Administration, a Master’s degree in Marketing and Management, and a First Class honours degree in History.


“If I can only spend an hour with one person, I choose to spend it with Peter.”

Andy Penn
CEO, Telstra

“Peter has been one of my biggest sources of competitive advantage in business. He is a Zen Master to the modern CEO.”

Tim Castree
Global CEO, Wavemaker

“I have been highly impressed with Peter.  I could say a lot more but my bottom line is that he’s as good as I have ever seen.”

Martha N. Johnson
Head of GSA, Obama Administration

“Peter is an amazing catalyst for change, and a true pioneer in the business world. He is the most effective management consultant I’ve ever met.”

Russel Owen
Global President, CSC

“Peter is a guru.  There is not a leadership team, fabulous or dysfunctional, that he can’t transform to greatness.”

Cynthia Whelan
Chairperson, Foxtel

“Peter is my trusted leadership partner as Scentre Group steps up to the ‘champions league’.”

Peter Allen
CEO, Scentre Group

“Peter is a leadership transformation master who has uncovered the art behind predictable leadership and business transformations.”

Mark Weikel
President & CEO, Luxottica

“Peter is the most inspiring expert on leadership and business transformation I have ever met.”

Dr Susanne Fiedler, MD
MSD Germany

“Peter is a ‘practical visionary’. He has determined exactly how to transform organizations.”

Eric Anderson
President, LensCrafters

“Over more than a decade, in good times and bad, Peter has used his skills to increase my performance and accelerate my success.”  

Raymond August
CEO, Benefitfocus

“Peter has a great approach, a great brain, coupled with great intuition. He applies them all to help CEO’s and management teams achieve greatness.”

Matthew McGrath
CEO, Young & Rubicam Brands

“Peter develops a very strong insight into your business, and understands how to use those insights to positively impact performance.”

Leigh Clapham
Managing Director, MasterCard