Stephen Lynch

Strategic Coach, Xcellerate

Stephen Lynch is the Strategic Coach for the Xcellerate group of companies and our portfolio of MSP clients around the globe.

Stephen is a “Kiwi” (New Zealander) living in San Francisco. He’s had articles published in The Economist and is the author of the award-winning book: Business Execution for RESULTS - a practical guide for leaders of small to mid sized firms. His book was judged best management book in the USA’s 2014 Small Business Book Awards.

This is not a theoretical presentation. As a business leader, Stephen has spent over a decade as part of the senior leadership team at He knows what it’s like to build and scale a global organization.

Stephen has unique and privileged insights into the day to day operations of thousands of small-medium sized growth firms. He gets to see what really works and what doesn’t in terms of strategic planning, business execution, goal setting, tracking performance, running effective meetings, engaging employees and holding them accountable.

Stephen has personally consulted with many hundreds of firms over the years to help them create winning strategies and implement management best practices. He’s delivered seminars and workshops to thousands more.