Dr David F Murphy is Deputy Director & Senior Lecturer, Institute for Leadership & Sustainability (IFLAS), University of Cumbria. David’s academic interests include business-NGO relations on sustainable development, leadership and learning in multi-stakeholder partnerships, evaluation of partnering processes and outcomes, collaborative inquiry, and applied qualitative research. He has undertaken a wide range of global, regional and national capacity building projects and senior-level management training around the world with UN agencies, businesses, NGOs, universities and government agencies.