Brian Walker

Futurist and CEO of The Retail Doctor

Available for:

Brian is available for keynotes, workshops and panel appearances. 

Areas of Expertise:

  • Unveiling AI’s Evolutionary Role in Retail
  • Innovation and Global Retail Trends
  • The Future of Retail
  • Steps to Business FitnessTM
  • Understanding Consumer Behaviour
  • Digitalisation and Retail Disruption
  • Global Retail Insights
  • International Best Retail Practice
  • Omnichannel Retail
  • The Impact of Amazon on Australian Retail
  • Consumer Neuroscience

Event Experience: 

Brian has shared his expertise at the below International Retail Industry events: 

  • Ebeltoft Group Retail Conference (Chicago) 
  • International Retail Congress (Keynote – Peru) 
  • World Department Store Forum (Shanghai) 
  • Retail Solutions World Asia (Singapore)
  • Retail Australasia (New Zealand) 
  • South American Retail Conference 
  • Latin American Retail Forum
  • The Asian Retail Conference (India)
  • The Retail Summit (Dubai)
  • Singapore Retail Industry Conference (Singapore) 

About Brian

Global retail thought leader, expert and speaker, Brian Walker understands what makes retailers and brands successful. As a ‘futurist’ who has his eye firmly on the unfolding trends of retail, he has become one of the world’s most sought after headline speakers on all aspects of retail, guiding audiences through tomorrow’s retail today. 

With over 18 years of experience as the CEO and Founder of Retail Doctor Group, Brian Walker is a leading retail consultant, advisor, and speaker who helps businesses achieve optimal performance and growth in the dynamic and competitive retail industry. He is also a Top 50 Global Retail Influencer, a LinkedIn Top Voice for Retail, an author, and a media commentator who shares his insights and expertise on various retail topics and trends.

Brian is recognised as a retail industry expert frequently sought after by media outlets, including ABC, Channel 9 News, A Current Affair, and Channel 7 Today Tonight. He contributes regularly as a columnist for Inside Retail and Smart Company, and his insightful articles appear in publications such as BRW, Australian Business Solutions, RetailBiz, Tech Trader, Sydney Morning Herald, and My Business.


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