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Gordon Crichton
Gordon Chrichton
Gordon Crichton

Gordon is director of the Institut du Management de L'Achat Industriel (MAI) at Bordeaux business school in France.

Over the past 10 years, Gordon has worked directly, offering senior management support, to L’Oréal, Danone, Chanel, LVMH, Mondelez, Carlsberg, Reckitt Benckiser, Sanofi Aventis, Mars, Johnson and Johnson...
More recently, his activities have been dedicated to developing and implementing ‘Management of Change’ programmes for major multinationals and more especially concerning building strategic supplier relationships and innovation capture initiatives with suppliers. Gordon lectures at Ecole Centrale Paris and also lectures on advanced management programmes at Insead at Fontainbleau. He is currently leading research programmes focussing on "The impact of innovation and change management on Sustainable Value Creation" and “Developing a Make-it-happen-now attitude”.