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Dr David Pendleton

Dr David Pendleton

Associate Consultant

David is one of the founders of the Edgecumbe Consulting Group. He has been consulting in business psychology for over 25 years since completing his doctorate at Oxford. He works throughout the world with clients in a wide range of organisations including Airlines, Retail, Utilities, Insurance, Engineering and Professional Services. In addition to his consulting work he is an accomplished and sought-after speaker, coach and facilitator.

Most of his recent client and research work is in the field of leadership with a particular focus on the effectiveness of leaders and leadership teams. He is an Associate Fellow of Green Templeton College and the Saïd Business School, Oxford where he contributes to their Executive Education Programmes and was co-creator of their renowned High Performance Leadership Programme. He is also a Visiting Professor in Leadership at Webster University in St Louis, USA. David is the co-author of Leadership: all you need to know with Professor Adrian Furnham (Palgrave McMillan 2012) and is the creator of the Primary Colours Model of Leadership.

David has a BA Honours degree in Psychology from the University of Nottingham and a Doctorate in Psychology from Oxford University. He is a Chartered Psychologist (CPsychol) and an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (AFBPsS). He is an Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners in recognition of his early work in the field of doctor patient communication.