The Strategic Planning Society (SPS)

SPS was formed in 1967 as an international network of strategists, dedicated to the development of strategic thinking, strategic management and strategic leadership.

Our Mission is to improve the practice, development and recognition of strategic management

Our Vision is of a dynamic, global strategic management community

  • Our members are individuals, corporate organisations, policy makers in public bodies; including governments and business schools
  • Our purpose is to strengthen the practice of strategic management in delivering “real-time” benefits for organisations worldwide
  • SPS is dedicated to supporting members to develop their strategic management capabilities – to help develop better strategies and then execute them swiftly and effectively

The Board of Trustees

SPS Trustees are nominated and elected from various backgrounds to bring the best to the Society.  The current Board of Trustees are:

  • Anca Babor : Head of Strategy, BMJ
  • Michael Abrey-Bugg, Vice-Chairman : General Manager, Age UK
  • Chris Hafner FStratPS, Chairman : Vice-President, Strategy, Newton Consulting
  • Gordon Mitcheson-Smith FStratPS, Treasurer : Business Planning and Reporting Manager, CITB
  • William Patterson PhD : Director of Strategy and Implementation, Avison Consulting
  • Dan Spacie : Strategy DIrector, Compass Group

To find out more about SPS : The Strategic Planning Society flyer 2013

To find out more please ask. The Executive Officer will be delighted to answer any query.

  • Email:
  • Tel: +44 (0)845 056 3663
  • Mail: Strategic Planning Society, New Bond House, 124 New Bond Street, London W1S 1DX, UK