Senior Fellow, Human Capital
The Conference Board
Peter Linkow is a Senior Fellow, Human Capital at The Conference Board. In this role, Peter supports the Human Capital Practice which includes The Conference Board Human Capital Exchange™, research, conferences, webcasts and programs in a broad spectrum of human capital areas.
In addition to serving as a Senior Fellow, Peter is Managing Director of Lead Diversity, a social enterprise that provides research, consulting, and content development services dedicated to advancing organizational equity, workforce diversity, and inclusion. Previously, he was President of WFD; the CEO of two organizations, serving people with disabilities; and a professor of management at Boston University, where he conducted research and published on strategy and strategic thinking.
Peter was Research Leader for The Conference Board's Research Working Group on Improving Employment Outcomes for Employees with Disabilities and the lead author of its report, Leveling the Playing Field: Attracting, Engaging, and Advancing People with Disabilities. He is also the author of The Conference Board's global research report, Meeting the Challenges of a Dispersed Workforce: Managing Across Language, Culture, Time, and Location.
Peter received his MBA from Harvard Business School as well as graduate degrees in educational policy and psychology from Harvard and Indiana Universities respectively. He earned his B.A. from DePauw University. Peter was a W.K. Kellogg Foundation National Leadership Fellow.
Human Capital Speakers Bureau topics include the following: