Carl Lyons is an entrepreneur who has run his own businesses for over 25 years as well as holding senior positions in corporate organisations. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Peopleistic, a values-driven international education and performance company with offices in Australia and USA. He also owns and manages a property company in London.
He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Liverpool when he was given the prestigious Whitworth Scholarship which is awarded to a very few gifted engineers each year in the UK. He was featured in A&C Black’s ‘Good small business guide’; a guide to help entrepreneurs start and build their own business. He was a regular contributor to BBC 1’s Heaven and Earth Show as a coach helping people to improve their lives and has written many articles for publications about self-awareness and health.
He is the author of three highly acclaimed books: Skilful Living; Integrated Health for Busy People, I Win, You Win; the Essential Guide to Principled Negotiation and Humanistic Business; Profit through People with Passion and Purpose.
He is currently heading a large research study, in partnership with a leading London University, into the development of Conscious Business. The project is designed to help raise consciousness and sustainability in business and shape the companies of the future.
He lives in Central London with his family.
CEO, Cancer Research UK
BBC News & Radio Presenter
Paralympian & Crossbench Peer
CMO Viacom UK & SVP, Youth and Music, Viacom International
Assembly Member and Cabinet Secretary for Education, Welsh Government
Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service