Len Bertain has solved problems for over 200 CEO’s to correct inefficiencies and and improve profitability in their businesses. He is the co-author of “5/67 Problem Solving: How to solve Wicked Problems…correctly,” the seminal book on solving business problems and optimizing business results. He is an author of four books on problem solving and a frequent speaker to CEO groups.
Len has generated over $1 Billion in first-year profits from over 200 clients by applying these problem solving principles on a direct, hands-on basis. The client companies have been as small as 10 people up to Fortune 100 companies.
In 1994, he founded the Institute for Productivity and, in 1999, CEO University, both based in San Francisco, CA.
He holds a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Nevada and a B.S. in Physics and Math from St. Mary’s College of California. He lives in California with his wife and has 3 grown sons and 10 grandchildren.