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John O'Dwyer

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John O'Dwyer

Adjunct Professor and Executive in Residence


Ph.D., Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario, Canada
MBA, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
FCA (Ireland)
Certified Management Consultant
Certified Corporate Director
Certified Business Coach & Mentor


John O’Dwyer is an Adjunct Professor and Executive-in-Residence at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. Since 2002 he has been teaching in Rotman’s Executive Education programs, as well as GettingItDone®, a final-year MBA elective course.

Over the past thirty years, John’s professional career has spanned financial, human resource, and operational and strategic management areas. He has held a variety of management positions including President, CEO, and business owner.

John is currently a partner with Strategic Advisory International, a management consulting firm that focuses on providing client organizations with management tools that enable them to transform their winning strategies into genuine results.

In his role as Partner, John works with a wide range of clients from Fortune 500 corporations to smaller entrepreneurial and high-tech organizations, where he is a trusted advisor and execution specialist.