Prior to joining the firm as Executive Advisor and SME Partner, Barry Conchie collaborated for many years with Wheless Partners in serving the leadership needs of mutual clients. Barry is also Founder and President of Conchie Associates LLC. Previously he headed The Gallup Organization’s Global Leadership Research and Development business and served until 2013 as a Senior Scientist.
Born and educated in the UK he has 35 years of Leadership and Executive Leadership experience in the areas of psychometric assessment, executive coaching, top-level succession planning, individual and team optimization, organizational effectiveness and strategic alignment.
Barry has consulted and partnered with leading global organizations and has been consistently ranked as one of the top 50 leadership thinkers in the world. He is a recognized expert in individual and team effectiveness. He has been involved in helping Boards assess and select Board Members as well as top performing CEO’s and has consulted with many premier organizations in the areas of executive selection and succession planning. He facilitates the formulation and alignment of strategy in some of the world’s leading companies.
Barry’s current research is in the science of decision making, heuristics and cognitive bias. Barry has appeared as author and contributor to magazines, newspapers, business journals and media programs throughout the world. He is the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling co-author of Strengths-Based Leadership. Barry currently lives in Boulder, Colorado.
Contact Barry: BConchie at WhelessPartners.com