Stephen Scott Johnson


Author and International Mentor

STEPHEN SCOTT JOHNSON is an expert in change management with two decades of experience in global business. He is a world-leading authority on enterprise co-creation, innovation culture and movements.

Stephen is the author of EMERGENT— Ignite Purpose | Transform Culture | Make Change Stick (Wiley 2017) — an essential guide for any leader who wants to make a difference.

Stephen is passionate about conscious leadership and helping organisations transform their culture and engagement. Since 1997 his CATALYST Engagement System has helped hundreds of brands transform their culture and impact, including Sanofi, Australian Defence, Victoria EPA and ecostore.

Stephen is a highly sought-after international mentor and keynote speaker who equips people and organisations with confidence and capability to lead and thrive through change. His keynotes and workshops include London Festival, Creative Innovation Global, ADTech and SXSW Festival, to name a few. He is featured in Fast Company, BRW, Huffington Post, Marketing Mag and The Age, with accolades including Cannes Lion, AIMIA and webby.

Outside of industry, Stephen works with organisations such as One Girl, the United Nations and the World Wildlife Fund, to raise awareness and support for their most critical causes. Find out more about Stephen at

Speaker at the Ethical Enterprise Conference 2017