Yvette Montero Salvatico is a Principal and the Managing Director at Kedge - a global strategic design, foresight, creativity and innovation consultancy. She is also a founding instructor at The Futures School, a three-day immersive, project-based foresight program. Holding a bachelor’s degree in Finance and an MBA from the University of Florida, Yvette has over 15 years of corporate experience with large, multi-national firms such as Kimberly-Clark and The Walt Disney Company.
Before joining Kedge in early 2012, she led the effort to establish the Future Workforce Insights division at the Walt Disney Company, identifying future workforce trends and leveraging foresight models and techniques to assess potential threats and impacts, emerging ideas, and exciting opportunities for the organization.
Yvette holds membership in organizations such as Society For Human Resource Management (SHRM), Association for Talent Development (ATD), Association for Professional Futurists (APF), and World Futures Society (WFS). She is an experienced and polished speaker addressing large audiences and organizations on topics such as business policy, talent, work, diversity, career management, strategy, innovation, foresight and futures thinking.