Dr. Karl Moore
Professor. Researcher. Author.


Professor. Researcher. Author. Speaker.

About Karl Moore

Dr. Karl Moore is an Associate Professor at McGill's Faculty of Management. He has taught extensively in executive education and MBA programs with leading universities including: Oxford, LBS, Cambridge, Darden, Cornell, INSEAD, Duke, the Drucker School, the Rotterdam School of Management, IIM Bangalore, Queen's and McGill. He was recently nominated for the 2017 Thinkers50 Distinguished Achievement Awards in the Leadership Category as a top thinker in the area for his work on introverts/extroverts in the C-Suite & Millennials. Seven other nominees included faculty from Harvard, MIT, Columbia, Penn and Dartmouth. 

He was on the faculty of Oxford University for 5 years from 1995-2000 where he taught executive education at Templeton College, and on the MBA and doctoral programs at the Saïd Business School.  An experienced senior corporate manager prior to joining academia, Dr. Moore worked 12 years in sales and marketing management positions in the high tech industry with  IBM, Bull and Hitachi. He came to McGill to work with Professor Henry Mintzberg and has been a cycle director for the Advanced Leadership Program, as a module director on the International Masters for Health Leadership and the IMPM. In 2002 he won the Faculty teaching award at the MBA level.

Dr. Moore's publications include 29 refereed journal articles, 10 books or edited volumes, 14 chapters in books, 31 executive articles and dozens of conferences papers. His research has received +2,400 Google Scholar citations. His current research is on Millennials and Introvert/Ambivert/Extrovert Leaders. His next book is Effectively Leading, Managing Working With Millennials out in 2018. His next book, his 11th, Introvert/Ambivert/Extrovert Leaders in the C-Suite should be out in 2019, it is planned to be published by the Stanford University Press.  

In 2011 he started a blog, Rethinking Leadership, for Forbes, it can be read at: http://blogs.forbes.com/karlmoore/.
In spring 2014 he started a radio show, The CEO Series on CJAD where he interviews a CEO for an hour, he has done over 30 interviews including with Prime Minster Justin Trudeau,  Montreal Canadiens CEO Geoff Molson, Bombardier CEO Alain Bellemare and Quiet Author Susan Cain. The show website is https://soundcloud.com/cjad800/sets/the-ceo-series

He has been a consultant to leading global firms including: Nokia, Air Canada, Lufthansa, British Airways, IBM, HP, Shell, Volvo, Accenture, Lilly, Pfizer and Regis McKenna. Articles on his research and op ed pieces written by him  have appeared in the Financial Times, the New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Independent, the Guardian, Les Echoes, the Australian Financial Review, Het Financielle Dagblad, the Globe and Mail, the National Post, La Presse, the Montreal Gazette, and other leading papers. He is a regular guest in the media and appears on CNN, BBC, CBC, CTV and Global Television, Karl has given over 3200 press inteviews in his career. The winter 2006 issue of Business Strategy Review, published by the London Business School, identified Karl among a group of world’s greatest business thinkers. Others on the list of about 20 include: Charles Handy, Phillip Kotler, Gary Hamel, Warren Bennis and Rosabeth Moss Kanter.


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  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Alumni Activities, McGill Alumni Association.
  •  Gold Medal in “Best Use of Social Media” category for Hot Cities India, 2012 Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education (CCAE) Prix d'Excellence.
  • McGill Faculty Distinguished Teaching Award, McGill University.
  • One of the Best Books This Year, Across the Board.
  • Book of the Year, CBS Press.
  • Runner-up for Best Paper, Academy of Management Executive.
  • Honourary masters degree, Oxford University.