Ryan McLaughlin is a globally recognized innovator, strategist and consultant. He is the CEO and Founder of MCL Digital, a transformation consultancy driving growth within Retail, Workplace and Talent, Mobility, and Tech, working with leaders from brands such as Aldar, BMW, Daimler, Roland Berger, and WMF. Ryan brings together creative and innovative minds to learn from each other, partner and develop new solutions to their challenges. Throughout his career in New York, Boston, Los Angeles, and now Hamburg, Ryan has been a bridge bringing creative professionals, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and researchers together with leading brands and executives. He believes that collaboration not only sometimes, but always, beats competition. Ryan is also the CEO and Founder of The 100 Summit, a concept sprint led conference that travels the world on a biennial basis.