As global marketing officer from 2001 to 2008, Jim Stengel led the effort to leverage higher ideals in brands throughout Procter & Gamble. Since 2008, he has been CEO of The Jim Stengel Company, a think tank and consultancy conducting proprietary research, generating thought leadership, and applying his ideals-driven framework to drive business growth in today’s global economy. He is also an adjunct professor at the UCLA Anderson School of Management and serves on the Board of Directors for AOL. Jim has been published in Harvard Business Review and was named to Fortune magazine’s Executive Dream Team in 2011. Jim and his wife, Kathleen, live in Cincinnati, Ohio and Coronado, California.