On stage in 2021

Mark Berrisford-Smith
HSBC Chief Economist

The HSBC Chief Economist will share some thoughts about where the economy is going and and debate them with the business leaders in the audience

Sarah Perry
Wright Hassall

As a disputes litigator passionate about first class service and as a rare female leader of a substantial law firm Sarah has some interesting insights into ‘how to get the job done’ as a leader.

Gordon Graylish
former VP Sales – Intel

With over twenty years global experience in Sales and Marketing with Intel, one of the world’s leading innovators, Gordon is well placed to share some thoughts on the culture and behaviours that enables leaders to sustain success.

Ben Pike
CEO MasterStart

Experienced leader and non executive that previously built from zero in 2010 the UK’s largest apprenticeships business developing over 25,000 apprentices and rated Outstanding by OFSTED

Cameron Rathwell
HSBC Corporate

Cameron, will share thoughts from his own experience of leadership as well as those he has seen successful leaders exhibit when completing large deals and working with their bank.

Bob Bradley

Bob Bradley
MD2MD

Herder of cats, Managing Director and interviewer of great leaders at LeaderFest, Bob will endeavour to draw out the best thoughts, tips and tools from the leaders interviewed as a Parkinson not Paxman style interviewer.