Joshua S. Ehrlich, Ph.D.
Global Leadership Council
Josh is an organizational consultant, executive coach, supervisor and accreditor of coaches. He advises CEOs and facilitates top teams to achieve complex business objectives. Josh has provided coaching and talent management consulting to hundreds of senior executives in multinational companies, including Division Presidents, General Managers, Function Heads and Entrepreneurs. His clients include more than 50 of the Fortune 100 across multiple industries including financial services, insurance, retail and consumer products, manufacturing, health care, pharmaceuticals, publishing, new media, energy and non-profit.
Josh is a leading authority on succeeding in demanding environments. He received a BA with Distinction from Yale University and an MA and Ph.D. in Psychology from New York University. In addition, Josh was a professor of Coaching and Neuroscience of Leadership at Middlesex University in London and created the first Master’s Degree Program in Executive Coaching in the United States.
His research at Yale and New York University and numerous articles have clarified the psychological and physiological mechanisms by which stress impairs effectiveness. Based on his findings, he helps individuals, teams and organizations develop their resilience through mindfulness training. This discipline is invaluable for optimizing leadership presence, concentration, strategic thinking and creative problem solving. Josh is the author of Mindshifting: Focus for Performance (Steiner Books).