11-12 November 2014 | Hong Kong

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Mark Kaplan
Partner, The Dagoba
Group Co-author, "The Inclusion Dividend"

Mark was the CEO of MGK Consulting before becoming a principal for The Dagoba Group, a New England based organization consultancy that specializes in leadership and sales development in the area of diversity and inclusion. He has been consulting since 1986 and has advised organizations in the areas of management development, executive coaching, team building and group dynamics, organizational assessment, and diversity management, assessment and strategy development.

Mark has worked with global Fortune 1000 corporations, non-profits and small business organizations. He has worked on five continents, in many environments, and with all levels of management. Mark has been a key note speaker at inter-bank forums in Singapore, Mumbai and Hong Kong.

Mark is the co-author of The Inclusion Dividend: Why Investing in Diversity & Inclusion Pays Off . He has been published in leading Diversity publications and often quoted in international business publications. Most recently Forbes India cover story on LGBT inclusion in the workplace featured Mark as a leading D&I expert.

Mark earned his Masters in HR Development from Villanova and a Bachelors in Psychology from the University of Florida. He holds many certifications including Organization and Systems Development from the Gestalt Institute.