George Goldsmith

CEO of Compass Pathways

GEORGE IS AN ENTREPRENEUR DEDICATED TO BRINGING ABOUT POSITIVE CHANGE IN SOCIETY WITH A PARTICULAR FOCUS ON HEALTH AND WELLBEING.

 

George’s early training and experience was a multi-disciplinary blending of cognitive psychology, clinical psychology, and computer science. His first company, The Human Interface Group, was a pioneer in collaborative software and acquired by Lotus Development. George led the Lotus Institute and developed software and services to support high-performance, distributed teamwork. George then created TomorrowLab, which provided strategic guidance to internet businesses in the late 1990s. At the same time, he became a senior advisor to McKinsey & Company’s leadership and eventually joined McKinsey as CEO of [email protected] Subsequently, as a member of the Young Presidents Organisation (YPO) and its International Board of Directors, George founded YPO Networks. In 2002, George founded Tapestry Networks, an organization committed to improving leadership performance and governance effectiveness in regulated sectors. He still serves as Tapestry Networks’ Non-Executive Chairman. George also serves on the board of directors for AnaBios, a company redefining drug discovery. He and his wife, Ekaterina Malievskaia MD, live in London.

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