Luke Sheppard

Luke Sheppard

B.Sc., M.Sc.

Senior Management Consultant
Areas of Expertise:
Management Consulting
Market Research
Mechanical Engineering
Academic Research
Autonomous Systems and Drones
Business Development
Business Strategy
Government Procurement
Professional Development

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Luke Sheppard is an executive, manager, and engineer from the heavy equipment industry turned author and business consultant. He specializes in helping mid- and senior-level managers in medium-sized organizations be more efficient and drive business improvement through engaged teams.

He’s the author of a newly released book, Driving Great Results: Master The Tools You Need To Run A Great Business. With 19 practical and immediately applicable tools for running a business, Driving Great Results will help you drive better results, in less time, with fewer frustrations.

Before joining Samuel Associates as a Senior Management Consultant, Luke spent over 20 years in the heavy equipment industry in engineering, operations, general management, and executive leadership roles.

He also the Principal of Sheppard & Company, a strategic consultancy located in Ottawa, Canada, which focuses on management consulting and business advisory services.

Luke’s unique ability to focus on what’s most important by filtering through the noise, solving business problems using engineering methods and driving results with practical tools and solutions differentiate him from the average consultant. His work reflects the premise that diverse and engaged teams drive exceptional results and helps entrepreneurs and managers build and lead high-performing teams.

Luke’s extensive business experience is backed by a solid education in Canada and the United States. He holds an Associates Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Algonquin College (Ottawa, ON), a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, an M.Sc. in Systems Engineering from Iowa State University, and an Executive MBA from the University of Iowa.