Value the Person International

Value the Person™ International was formed in Europe in 1999, in “partnership” with Wayne Alderson (USA), by Jim Cowan (England) and Gavin Cargill (Scotland), and is a global management consultancy business.

The consultancy has a dream to see every person, every organisation and every country adopting the Value the Person ethos and experiencing a different kind of workplace culture.

This mission requires a set of tools and approaches to identify individual talent, develop leaders, maximise individual and team performance, and develop organisations’ capabilities. To help us achieve this mission, we have had access to new, exciting evidence from a number of highly credible sources across the world.

What do we do?

To create this different kind of workplace culture, we offer help in the following specific areas:

  • Identifying and Maximising Talent
  • Leadership Development
  • The Selection of Talented People
  • Strategies for Motivating People
  • Managing Change Successfully
  • Building High Performance Teams
  • Maximising People’s Performance

To find out more about the Value the Person International, contact Value the Person Co-founder and Chairman, Jim Cowan at