Meet The Team

Founder
Dr. Jamie Weiner

Jamie is the founder of The Quest for Legitimacy. He is also the Author of the book of the same title, published by Wiley Publishing in summer 2022.

Jamie is passionate about making a difference and is inspired to do more around this as a result of the successful launch of RISE in Oxford in July 2023.

Director
Russ Haworth

Russ is Director at The Quest for Legitimacy and has played a key role in the organisation since its beginning, working alongside Jamie during the research.

Russ is motivated by the impact that the application of the research can have in the lives of those that embrace the experience of RISE.

Essential Member
Kim Schneider-Malek

Kim is a an essential member of The Quest for Legitimacy team and draws on her experience as a second generation family business consultant.

Kim is a strong advocate for experiential learning and loves working with cohorts of enthusiastic and energised people.