Richard Beaton, PhD

Cofounder / Senior Partner

Rick Beaton is a cofounder and senior partner of Marigold Associates, LLC (North America), and managing partner of Marigold Associates Limited, (Hong Kong). Marigold is committed to helping people live great lives within healthy organizational ecosystems.

Rick has extensive international experience working with senior leaders and organizations around the issues of leadership, building high-performing teams and organizational cultures. Rick holds a PhD from the University of Cambridge, England. Prior to founding Marigold Associates, he was a principal at the Max De Pree Center for Leadership, and has taught and researched at the Universities of Cambridge, England, Tuebingen, Germany, and Fuller Theological Seminary. Having watched people and organizations suffer from poor leadership and toxic work cultures in various contexts, Rick’s work, writing and speaking focus on improving these ecosystems.

Contact Richard Beaton   
rick@marigoldassociates.com
206.673.6448