Mark-Odean Grant is a Caribbean research psychologist, transformational leader and entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience spanning business management, public administration, and higher education. Having served in executive, technical and academic roles, he is versed in people analytics, leadership development, teaming and organisational effectiveness.
He is a creative at heart who enjoys writing, music, and mentoring young professionals. He juggles roles across multiple industries, from technology to psychology and business; he wears many hats.
Mark-Odean’s work leverages 360 assessments to drive leadership, organisational development, transformation and change. He is passionate about expanding access to success in the Caribbean by promoting healthy work-life integration and enabling business agility built on equity, diversity and inclusion foundations.
He is the Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of Visio Group International and Executive Chairman of Visio HQ Consulting in Jamaica. He also serves as On-Call Faculty and Leadership Solutions Facilitator at the Centre for Creative Leadership and Leadership Coach with Pilea.
Mark-Odean is a Doctoral Scholar in Transformational Leadership (DTL) at Bakke Graduate University. He holds an Honours Degree in Psychology and an MSc in Human Resource Development from the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona.
Mark-Odean served as the transformation and change management lead for the Government of Jamaica’s Public Sector Modernization Programme. He implemented a Change Portfolio Management System in the Office of the Cabinet, accelerating benefits realisation and enhancing project monitoring and evaluation through whole-of-government change enablement.
He is a member of the Association of Change Management Professionals (ACMP), Harvard Business Review (HRB) Advisory Council, Certified Change Leader (CCL) Credential Assessor Board, and Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG) Advisory Council. He is also an Affiliate of the Jamaican Psychological Society (JamPsych) and an International Affiliate of the Society of Consulting Psychology (SCP).
Mark Odean’s mantra is “Wellbeing Well Done”; when we cultivate and show up as our best selves, we live our best lives and do our best work.