Jon Burgess

Jon Burgess                          

FOUNDER AND MANAGING DIRECTOR OF KWAN
The Three Minds Advocacy Model

 Jon is an international leader in the field of people networks and advocacy. His passion to help organisations gain and maintain their competitive advantage through developing and leveraging their people networks led to the launch of Kwan in 2002.

Kwan is a management consultancy that builds organisational and individual capacity to cultivate people networks and empower advocacy. Jon is recognised as one of the most innovative minds, renowned for his development of The Three MindsTM philosophy. For more than a decade, Jon has worked with some of the world’s most admired organisations and business schools, helping them develop a greater understanding of how to connect and collaborate with their people networks to remain relevant and top of mind.

Prior to this, Jon had a successful career for more than twenty years in communications and sports management, managing many Olympic and world champion athletes. Born in Bermuda, and raised and educated in East London, Africa and Australia, Jon enjoyed a brief football career at youth level only with English Premier League clubs, West Ham & Wimbledon before moving back to Australia.