Nigel is the author of three best selling books – ‘Fat, Forty and Fired’ ,‘Overworked and Underlaid’ and ‘Fit, Fifty and Fired-Up’ ( top ten alongside Dan Brown and John Grisham in Australia) , co-founder of Earth Hour (recognized as one of the most successful brand launches anywhere in the world recently) , and founder of The Sydney Skinny (both a world first and a world record).
He is currently making a TV series of his first book with Matchbox (NBCUniversal).
Alongside his writing Nigel has a more ‘conventional’ career as a CEO, business commentator and leadership coach. Since moving to Australia in 2001 he has been responsible for a number of iconic communication brands such as Leo Burnett, George Patterson , and The Campaign Palace.
In his role as CEO of strategic consultancy WEST82nd Nigel is an advisor to a number of the countries top CEOs. His writing has appeared in The Financial Times, The Spectator and The Financial Review. And his TED speech remains the most viewed online ever given outside America - resulting in him being one of the world’s most sought after experts on work/life balance.