Melissa Lamson

Melissa Lamson is one of the world's foremost global business consultants. She works with top leaders to cultivate successful results and financial wins by developing global mindset, bridging cultures, and collaborating across diverse teams. She's worked in over 40 countries, across all industries, affording her invaluable expertise in helping organizations expand globally, improve time-to-market, and increase profits. She has offered hundreds of companies the tools and insights to build successful leaders and effective teams in every corner of the world.

Past clients include Cisco, LinkedIn, Ikea, MTV, Porsche, and SAP. As a thought leader in her industry, Melissa's insight has been featured in the Wall Street Journal Europe, Inc., About, and The Financial Times. She is a sought-after keynote speaker at major international professional conferences and a regular publisher on LinkedIn.

Melissa has authored five books, including “#WomenAdvance,” “#BridgingCultures,” “#CulturalTransformation,” and “No Such Thing as Small Talk: 7 Keys for Understanding German Business Culture.” She just published “Why Europeans Companies Fail in the US Market and How They Can Succeed” in English (originally in German). Melissa is currently working her sixth book with the working title: “The New Global Manager: Adapt, Empathize, Win!”

She has a Master's Degree in Intercultural Relations from Lesley University.


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