Raymond D Keene

Chairman & President

Driving force behind Tony Buzan’s activities since the early 1990’s; International Chess Grandmaster; Organizer of major Mind Sports events.

Leonard M Fertig

CEO & Board Director

Media, education, and tech entrepreneur; Founder and manager of startups; Strategy and business plan advisor; Visionary business leader. Inventor of airmiles.

Elaine Colliar

VP of TBIL and Head of Content

Author and Grandmaster Buzan Trainer; Five-times World Mind Mapping Champion; Content developer for Buzan instruction and Licensed Instructor support.

Jorgé Castaneda

President Learning

Founder and CEO of Buzan Americas and the World Brain Academy; senior management positions in Fortune 500 companies; Mapping methodology for problem solving, the Core Intelligences Leadership Model, and the Fisher process for innovation; author of numerous on management and learning.

Alexander Keene

MD Publishing & Board Director

Certified Buzan Instructor and Senior level Arbiter; Edited several of Tony’s bestselling books; Assistant to Tony Buzan since 2013.

Gary Olson


Technology architect and emerging technology designer; industry leader with practical experience in the analysis, selection, and uses of technology and as an innovator.

Michel Wozniak

Director of Learning

Certified Trainer in Buzan and other intelligence training. Formerly an Information System engineer, for 13 years as project manager and developer; pan European training practice for governments, businesses, and individuals.

Marc Ortmans

Marketing Director

Branding, marketing, and design expert with 30 years experience in Media, Education, and Technology startups and established major corporations.

Amina Al-Yaseri

Corporate Secretary

Legal work at Pantheon International, London; formerly event organizer in Africa; Charity work with Muslim women’s organisation.

Gemma Milne

Financial Controller

Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute; 25-year career in Practice Management; opening a London Budgetary work and forecasting, obtaining authorisations and managing operations.

Don Morris

Non-Executive Director

Founder of the UK’s first student marketing company, Campus Marketing, in 1972 and of Creative Catering and Events Company. Organised many high profile music business, Royal and high security events such as James Bond Premier parties, parties for HRH The Prince of Wales.

Dr Michael A Crawford

Non-Executive Director

Renowned brain scientist. Director of the Institute for Brain Chemistry and Human Nutrition at London’s Imperial College with special responsibility for researching the commercial applications of Brain nutrition. Previously Head of Biochemistry at Nuffield Institute of Comparative Medicine.