I’m Elizabeth Pastor your 4IR.org SenseMaking Skills Coach. My passion lies in helping people to learn, understand and make sense of complex situations in new and inclusive ways.

I am a Co-founder of Humantific in New York and I have an international profile as an innovation leader, designer, facilitator, and educator with a unique expertise in Visual SenseMaking and Strategic Co-Creation.

Prior to cofounding Humantific, I was cofounder of the Scient’s Innovation Acceleration Lab with GK VanPatter.

I work with a range of clients, from small/medium size companies to global Fortune 100 companies as well as numerous non-profit organizations. Clients include Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, Novartis, Organon, Wells Fargo, JP Morgan, Chase, Telefónica, Vodafone, Liquidnet, Sermo, BBC, Gates Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Ford Foundation, Heron Foundation, Liquidnet For Good, Guidestar, Measure of America, UNIFEM, amongst others.

I extend my passion to educate by teaching in the Executive MBA program at Spain’s ICADE Graduate Business School. Additional contributions to academic life include the creation of BRAINBOOM!, a graduate orientation program at the European Institute of Design in Madrid. I hold a Master’s degree from Art Center College of Design in California and I am working on my PhD in Strategic Design Thinking at Swinburne University.

I teach Visual SenseMaking and ChangeMaking to organizational leaders in Humantific’s Complexity Navigation Program.

A native of Madrid, I now live in New York City.

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