Shamim Bodhanya is a Director at the Leadership Dialogue and Chairperson of the Institute on Natural Resources. He has an engineering degree, an MBA and a PhD. Shamim serves as a consultant, researcher, facilitator, author, and keynote speaker that draws on inter-disciplinary research to work with complex real-world problems. He is recognised internationally as an expert in systems thinking and complex adaptive systems, with over 14 years of industrial experience followed by 16 years of academic, consulting, and training expertise. Shamim is the Editor of Large Scale Systemic Change: Theories, Modelling and Practices, published by Nova Science (New York) in 2016.  He is currently focussed on the application of systems thinking, dialogic processes and the development of system dynamic models to help companies, government institutions and other organisations to improve their strategic and operational effectiveness.