Requested by the VP Business Operations & HR of a global defense company to overhaul the leadership, learning and performance management infrastructure of a Middle Eastern region of the company. Neil led a number of work-streams to consult on, design and implement transformational strategy for capability development processes. This included the re-design of a high potential leadership program designed to objectively assess and develop leaders from the indigenous population. Built complete Learning & Development infrastructure based around business needs and established effective contractual/operational role of outsourced training partners as well as establish the L&D team. Organization of 5,000 employees with annual L&D budget of $10m.