Gerry Osborne is a Partner at McChrystal Group, in charge of leading business development and client engagements across Europe and the Middle East. He is also the firm's appointed expert on Strategic Communications.
- B.S. University of Wales
- M.A. Cranfield University
What did you do before joining McChrystal Group?
For 3 years I ran global business development a client communications projects for M&C Saatchi World Services within the world's largest independent commercial communications network. Prior to that, I completed a 26-year career as a British Army Officer, including appointments as a special operations helicopter pilot and unit commander, strategic communications specialist, defence attache, and leadership instructor at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
Why did you join McChrystal Group?
Having served operationally within JSOC in 2003, I was delighted to hear of the company opening a European Office Officer 2018 and jumped at the chance to bring my communications experience to bear within a fantastic team. Best decision I ever made.
What has been your proudest moment at McChrystal Group?
Introducing Sheena Banks to the team as an exercise during MG's 2019 Leadership Venture to Yosemite.
What sport or hobby do you have outside of work?
I am an over-confident yet under-talented guitar player, singer-songwriter, a way too enthusiastic motorcyclist, and a fabulous Dad.