Our Speakers

Our world-class speakers are all handpicked, high profile and bring a wealth of experience to our leadership programmes. They are truly inspirational to helping build stronger organisations. We are always open to hearing from new coaches, facilitators and speakers.

Baroness Sue Campbell

Baroness Sue Campbell

Director Women's Football, The FA

Lord Waheed Alli

Lord Waheed Alli

Partner, Shine Venture Capital

June Sarpong OBE

June Sarpong OBE

Broadcaster, Independent Director and Former Director of Creative Diversity, BBC

Sir Jim O’Neill

Sir Jim O’Neill

British Economist & Former Chairman, Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Baroness Valerie Amos

Baroness Valerie Amos

Vice Chancellor, SOAS University & Deputy General, United Nations

Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell

Journalist, Broadcaster and Author

Dame Vivian Hunt

Dame Vivian Hunt

Managing Partner, McKinsey UK & Ireland

Baroness Denise Kingsmill

Baroness Denise Kingsmill

NED, Inditex SA (Zara)

Jo Jenkins

Jo Jenkins

CEO, The White Stuff

Baroness Dido Harding

Baroness Dido Harding

former Chair, NHS Improvement & former NED Bank of England

Sir Terry Leahy

Sir Terry Leahy

Chairman, B&M Retail

Ann Steer

Ann Steer

CEO, Freemans Group

Andrew Haldane

Andrew Haldane

Chief Executive at Royal Society of Arts and Former Chief Economist, Bank of England

Fiona Dawson CBE

Fiona Dawson CBE

Non Executive Director, Chair and Trustee, Lego, Marks and Spencer Plc and Kerry Foods

Sir Mike Rake

Sir Mike Rake

Former Chairman, BT

Evelyn Bourke

Evelyn Bourke

NED at M&S, Bank of Ireland, Admiral Group. Former CEO of BUPA

Sheila Flavell CBE

Sheila Flavell CBE

Chief Operating Officer, FDM Group

Karen Blackett OBE

Karen Blackett OBE

President, WPP UK

Professor Geeta Nargund

Professor Geeta Nargund

Medical Director, CREATE Fertility & Global Women’s Health Expert

Harriet Thorpe

Harriet Thorpe

Presentation Persona Trainer / Actor

Jasvinder Gakhal

Jasvinder Gakhal

Managing Director, Direct Line for Business

Rees Aronson

Rees Aronson

NED and former Audit Partner, KPMG

Margherita Taylor MBE

Margherita Taylor MBE

TV and Radio Presenter

Sam Gilpin

Sam Gilpin

Managing Director, Global Head of Culture & Sustainability, YSC

Julie Chakraverty

Julie Chakraverty

Founder and CEO, Rungway; NED, NCC Group

Danuta Gray

Danuta Gray

Chair at Direct Line Group

Mary Meaney

Mary Meaney

Former Senior Partner, McKinsey & Co and NED, Imperial College, London

Charlotte Milligan

Charlotte Milligan

Former ITV Political Journalist

Philip Collins

Philip Collins

Leader Writer and Columnist, The Times

Tangy Morgan

Tangy Morgan

Senior Advisor, Bank of England

Professor Joe Nellis CBE

Professor Joe Nellis CBE

Professor of Global Economy, Cranfield University

Helen Pitcher OBE

Helen Pitcher OBE

Chair Judicial Appointments Commission and Chair, Advanced Boardroom Excellence

Dr Carole Print

Dr Carole Print

Lecturer in Finance & Business Studies, Henley Business School

Baroness Gail Rebuck

Baroness Gail Rebuck

Chair, Penguin Random House UK

Rt Hon Lord John Reid

Rt Hon Lord John Reid

Chairman of Institute of Security and Resilience Studies (UCL) and Former Home Secretary

Mark Edwards

Mark Edwards

Author and Mindfulness & Creativity Coach

Lord Stuart Rose

Lord Stuart Rose

Chair Asda

Matilda Thorpe

Matilda Thorpe

Presentation Persona Trainer / Actor / Writer

Anthony Watson CBE

Anthony Watson CBE

Founder & CEO, The Bank of London

Tessa Watt

Tessa Watt

Mindfulness Facilitator

Gill Wylie

Gill Wylie

Group Transformation Director, Lloyds Banking Group

Simon Gulliford

Simon Gulliford

Chairman of Hendy Automotive Group

Professor Chris Bones

Professor Chris Bones

Chairman, The Chartered Institute of Legal Executive