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Our Company

Our Background

Linkage is a global organizational development (OD) company specializing in leadership development. Since being established in 1988, Linkage has provided over 500 organizations around the globe with integrated solutions including strategic consulting services, customized leadership development and learning experiences, tailored assessment services, and benchmark research. Linkage’s mission is to connect high performing leaders and organizations to the futures they want to create. Linkage also offers conferences, institutes, summits, public workshops, and distance learning programs on leading-edge topics in leadership, management, HR, and OD. More than 200,000 leaders and managers have attended Linkage programs since 1988. Linkage is connected to the world’s thought leaders through our conferences and events, and to top universities through our customised executive education offerings.

Our Breadth, Depth, and Impact

  • Linkage’s Global Institute for Leadership Development (GILD) has been offered for over 10 years and ranked #1 by several leading publications on executive leadership
  • Development of 10 standard assessment instruments and over 100 custom assessment instruments validated globally and administered to more than 50,000 leaders, including the Leadership Assessment Instrument (LAI™) 360-degree feedback assessment
  • The LAI™ 360-degree feedback assessment has one of the largest Asian norm databases built up over 7 years with more than 3,000 senior executives across Asia
  • Over 12,000 people worldwide attend a Linkage program annually
  • Linkage enjoys some of the best program evaluations in the industry with participants rating Linkage facilitators 3.8 out of 4.0 on average.

Linkage Worldwide

Linkage is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts with operations in Atlanta, Boston, New York, San Francisco, and St. Louis, and outside the U.S. in Athens, Bangalore, Brussels, Bucharest, Buenos Aires, Hamilton, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Johannesburg, Kuala Lumpur, Kuwait City, Mexico City, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, and Sydney.

Linkage Asia

In Asia, Linkage is headquartered in Singapore with offices in Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, and Shanghai. Linkage Asia serves a regional clientele including leaders and organizations in Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea, Singapore, and Thailand. Our areas of specialty include leadership development and OD consulting for multi-nationals, local enterprises and government agencies across Asia. In this regard, our work encompasses customized leadership development programs, customized OD solutions, talent management and assessment initiatives, top team effectiveness programs, 360-degree feedback assessments, and executive coaching for our Asia clients.