Mac has been deeply touched and informed by the wisdom traditions of various indigenous peoples and over many years has been the beneficiary of their mentorship and guidance. This prolonged and challenging training has profoundly influenced his worldview and continues to inform all aspects of his work, from large multinationals to grassroots groups.
Mac is the founder of Embercombe, a social enterprise on the edge of Dartmoor National Park with a mission to catalyse the emergence of leaders and change-makers for a just, peaceful and sustainable world.
In 2016 Mac co-founded liquid.school, a close network of proven change makers from diverse backgrounds. They combine their expertise in pioneering technology with disruptive innovation and values-led leadership to help businesses integrate sustainability into the heart of their organisations.
Mac is an Associate of Leaders’ Quest a social enterprise that develops wise, compassionate and adept leaders from business, government and civil society. He recently spoke to 60 climate change leaders and influencers from COP21 on the topic of hope.
Mac is a regular guest lecturer at Schumacher College and also contributes to the Exeter University Business School MBA programme. He was recently awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Education for his work in service to the community and youth.
Alongside his own UK company, Mac co-founded leadership development consultancies in Poland and Russia.
Mac combines this experience of corporate social responsibility, climate change advocacy, leadership development, indigenous wisdom and business transformation and invites people to take courageous action for what they truly love.