A postal strategy initiative by Dr. Kristian J. Sund and Derek Osborn

the FUTURE is in the POST

Join us in London in December 2012

Book Launch

“Perspectives on Innovation

in the Postal Industry”

Thursday 6th December, 2012

16:30 to 18:30

The Quad, Middlesex University

London, United Kingdom


Join us to celebrate the launch of the third and final book in the series the Future is in the Post.


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Dr. Kristian J. Sund is a Principal Lecturer in Strategic Management at Middlesex University Business School, in London. He has been involved in executive education for close to ten years. He has authored several books and numerous articles on strategy and other management topics. He holds an M.Sc. In Economics and a Ph.D. in Management from the University of Lausanne.







“This book is appearing at an auspicious and opportune time.”

- Moya Greene, CEO Royal Mail


“I enjoyed the content of this book as much as the format”

- Philippe Aquin, GIRO

Derek Osborn is an enthusiastic, innovative and inspiring business coach, trainer, facilitator and also postal business, human resource and strategy advisor. He is an acknowledged postal expert, with over 22 years in senior management in Royal Mail, and over 14 years working internationally across the postal industry. Derek holds a Master’s degree in Management Science from the University of Wales.

Three years ago Derek Osborn, an experienced postal consultant, teamed up with Dr. Kristian J. Sund, an academic and strategy scholar, to bring a new dimension to the debate on the future of the postal industry. The collaboration has resulted in three ground– breaking  books on strategy, transformation and innovation in the postal industry, and a series of seminars. The books the Future is in the Post, volumes I, II and III were published in 2010, 2011 and 2012 respectively.

The first books on postal strategy, with contributions from global thought leaders, including the CEOs of La Poste, Royal Mail, Saudi Post, bpost and others.

Personal Website: kjsund.com

Personal Website: WhatNext4U

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