Alexander Laszlo, Ph.D., is co-founder and President of Syntony Quest and former Director of the Doctoral Program in Management at the Graduate School of Business Administration & Leadership (EGADE-ITESM), Mexico, where he is currently tenured core faculty. He also serves as Consulting Research Faculty member for the Consortium Schools of California and as adjunct Full Professor at the California Institute of Integral Studies and at Saybrook Graduate School, and teaches MBA and Doctoral management courses on strategy, systems, and sustainability as core faculty at Presidio World College, as Adjunct Professor and Doctoral Faculty Mentor at Touro University International, and as Adjunct Professor at Bainbridge Graduate Institute.
He is on the Editorial Boards of Systems Research & Behavioral Science, World Futures, Organisational Transformation & Social Change, and Latin American Business Review, recipient of the Sir Geoffrey Vickers Memorial Award as well as the "Foerderpreis Akademischer Klub" award of the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, for work in social innovation and sustainable development, and a finalist for the 2003 Beyond Gray Pinstripes award of the World Resources Institute and the Aspen Institute for educational work in sustainable business. An active member of several systems science societies, he is author of over fifty journal, book, and encyclopedia publications, with Evolving with Heart: Dancing the Path of Syntony forthcoming.
He is also a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Chung Do Kwan style of Tae Kwon Do and a 1st Degree Black Belt in Shotokan style of Karate-do. He plays both the classical and the bamboo flute (though not simultaneously).