Feb 17, 2023
11:00am - 12:00pm

DisrupTV is a weekly Web series with hosts R "Ray" Wang and Vala Afshar. The show airs live at 11:00 a.m. PT/ 2:00 p.m. ET every Friday. The audience can expect A-list guests, the latest enterprise news, hot startups, insight from influencers, and much more. Tweet questions to #DisrupTV or @DisrupTVShow. We broadcast live on StreamYard. 

Show Link: https://www.youtube.com/user/ConstellationR

Featured Guests:

Jack Azagury
Group Chief Executive – Strategy & Consulting

Jack serves as Accenture’s Group Chief Executive—Strategy & Consulting. He leads the company’s $15 billion Strategy & Consulting service, which includes Accenture’s leading industry and enterprise functions, and applied intelligence, innovation and corporate strategy practices – comprising a global team of more than 47,000 people. A 26-year veteran of Accenture, Jack is a member of the company’s Global Management Committee.

Jack brings deep strategy, technology, and client experience — the hallmarks of Strategy & Consulting at Accenture — to his leadership role, as well as extensive global experience and perspective, having lived and worked in the UK, France, Japan and the US supporting many global clients.

Previously, Jack was Accenture’s Market Unit Lead – US Northeast, and before that he led the company’s Resources business in North America, serving the energy, utilities, chemicals, forest products, metals and mining industries. He also served as the global lead for Accenture’s Smart Grid Services business and led Accenture’s Strategy and Management Consulting practice for North America Resources.

Jack has led large-scale digital transformations, zero-based operational improvements, energy transition programs, and mergers, acquisitions and divestitures for a wide range of Accenture clients.

Jack is a member of the Board of Directors of the Partnership for New York City, where he works closely with business leaders dedicated to mobilizing private sector resources and expertise to advance New York City’s standing as a global center for economic opportunity, upward mobility and innovation.

Jack is also deeply involved and active with Accenture’s Employee Resource Groups, and is a member of the Board of Directors of Hillel International, the largest Jewish student organization in the world. He is passionate about creating a culture of inclusion and developing the next generation of leaders.

Jack joined Accenture in 1996 in London and became a managing director in 2003. He holds a Master of Software Engineering degree from Imperial College London and a Master of Business Administration degree from INSEAD.

Follow him on Twitter: @jazagury


Matt Mayberry
author of CULTURE IS THE WAY: How Leaders at Every Level Build an Organization for Speed, Impact and Excellence 

Matt Mayberry is an internationally acclaimed keynote speaker and leading global expert in leadership development, culture change, and organizational performance.

His insights on leadership and business performance have been featured in Forbes, Fox News, Business Insider, Fortune, NBC, ESPN, and several other major media outlets.

His clients include a diverse list of who’s who in business with organizations like JP MorganChase, Allstate Insurance, Phillips 66, Ambit Energy, Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits, Optum, Mack Trucks, Fifth Third Bank, Federal Bureau of Investigation, and WESCO.

Prior to becoming an in–demand keynote speaker, author and management consultant, Matt was a linebacker for the Chicago Bears. Matt took the lessons he learned on the field and in the locker room straight to the boardroom. His playing days give him a unique perspective and platform to apply those lessons directly to business with a laser focus centered around leadership, culture, peak performance, and teamwork. These invaluable lessons as an athlete have been instrumental in helping him build stronger leadership teams and execute high–impact cultural transformations enhancing the performance of organizations in every sector for over a decade.

Follow him on Twitter: @MaTt_MaYbErRy

Carol Kauffman
Assistant Prof at Harvard Medical School, founder of Institute of Coaching

Dr. Kauffman is known globally as one of the top leaders in the field of leadership coaching. She has been on the faculty of Harvard for  30 years, is a Visiting Professor at Henley Business School and a Senior Leadership Advisor for Egon Zehnder.   She works with global leaders and their teams to help them close the gap between their intention and their impact.

Thinkers 50 shortlisted her as one of the top 8 coaches in the world due to her international impact and Marshall Goldsmith ranked her as  the #1 Leadership Coach in the world. With over 40,000 hours experience she is described as a lateral thinker who pushes the edges with a sense of humor and can disrupt someone out of their comfort zone.

Her book, Real-Time Leadership, with David Noble will be published by Harvard Business Review Press in February 2023. She has written numerous academic and professional articles. Kauffman was also the founding Editor in Chief of the first coaching academic journal from a major publishing house.

At Harvard Medical School Dr. Kauffman received a $2,000,000 grant to launch the Institute of Coaching. She chairs Harvard Medical School’s annual coaching conference, their most widely attended event and  launched the International Leadership Forum series.

Her work developing the Leader as Coach program won Harvard’s Inaugural Award for the Culture of Excellence in Mentoring and has been rolled out and scaled for thousands of leaders and their teams in the public and private sector. She is responsible for the Leader as Coach program at Egon Zehnder where nearly 400 consultants have received the training.

Of all her activities Carol most loves coaching her CEOs and C-level leaders to see the world and themselves in a different light and expands what is possible for them.

Carol is married with two children and lives near Boston. She and her husband love prehistoric art, safaris, and anthropology and travel the world to follow their diverse interests.

Follow her on Twitter: @CarolKauffman


David Nobel
Leadership Coach and Advisor

David is a leadership coach and advisor on strategy to CEO’s, their teams, investors and star athletes.  He was named by Thinkers50 as one of the world’s top coaches, was a managing partner at a global strategy consulting firm, and was a top executive including CEO of the world’s first digital bank.  David’s personal purpose is to help leaders get to personal clarity and growth on issues where and when they need it the most.  

Follow him on Twitter: @dsenoble