Bristol Distinguished Executive Address archive - 2008-2012

Date Speakers topic, name, title and organisation Event information Video interviews
Liz Forgan, Chair of the Arts Council April 2012 The arts: a serious business: Dame Liz Forgan, Chair of the Arts Council Dame Liz Forgan's Biography Video interview with Dame Liz Forgan
Ian Gibson, Chairman of Morrisons plc March 2012 Boards, management teams and big teams: Sir Ian Gibson, Chairman of Morrisons plc Sir Ian Gibson's Biography Video interview with Sir Ian Gibson
Christine Christine Hodgson, Chairman of Capgemini UK plc March 2012 Embracing technology for success: Christine Hodgson, Chairman of Capgemini UK plc Christine Hodgson's Biography Video interview with Christine Hodgson
Peter Rogers, CEO of Babcock plc February 2012 Growth pains: Peter Rogers, CEO of Babcock plc Peter Rogers Biography Video interview with Peter Rogers
Ruby McGregor Smith, Chief Executive Officer of MITIE Group February 2012 New businesses are needed for UK growth - models to help entrepreneurs: Ruby McGregor-Smith, Chief Executive Officer of MITIE Group plc Ruby McGregor-Smith's Biography Video interview with Ruby McGregor-Smith
Cynthia Carroll, Chief Executive of Anglo American plc November 2011 Mining for the Future: Cynthia Carroll, Chief Executive of Anglo American plc

Cynthia Carroll's Biography

 
Terry Morgan CBE, President of the CMI and Chairman of Crossrail November 2011 Managers and Leaders - Fit for the Future: Terry Morgan CBE, President of the CMI and Chairman of Crossrail Terry Morgan's Biography Video interview with Terry
Ken Hames, BBC Presenter and Director, Farscape Development

October
2011

Inspirational Leadership: Ken Hames, BBC Presenter and Director, Farscape Development

Ken Hames's
Biography

Video interview with Ken

Willie Walsh, CEO of International Airlines

October
2011

Achieving Competitive Advantage: Willie Walsh, CEO of International Airlines

Willie Walsh's Biography

Video interview with Willie

Sam Laidlaw, Chief Executive of Centrica plc

May
2011

Socially responsible business leadership: Sam Laidlaw, Chief Executive of Centrica plc

Sam Laidlaw's Biography

Video interview with Sam

Brendan Barber, General Secretary, Trades Union Congress (TUC)

April
2011

From austerity to prosperity: Brendan Barber, General Secretary, Trades Union Congress (TUC)

Brendan Barber's Biography

 
Susan Taylor Martin, Managing Director, Thomson Reuters

March
2011

The key trends that will shape our corporate world over the next decade: Susan Taylor Martin, Managing Director, Thomson Reuters

Susan Taylor Martin's Biography

 
David Flory, Deputy CEO, NHS England

March 2011

A management of change so big you can see it from space: David Flory, Deputy CEO, NHS England

David Flory's Biography

 
Robert Walker, Chairman, Travis Perkins plc

March 2011

Competitive dynamics and competitive advantage; a personal journey: Robert Walker, Chairman, Travis Perkins plc

Robert Walker's Biography

 
Martin McCourt, CEO, Dyson Ltd November 2010 Against The Odds: Martin McCourt, CEO, Dyson Ltd

Martin McCourt's Biography

 
Mike Kinski,Operational Managing Director, Terra Firma Capital Partners Ltd November 2010 Management of Change in Business: Mike Kinski,Operational Managing Director, Terra Firma Capital Partners Ltd

Mike Kinski's Biography

 
Lady Susan Rice, Managing Director, Lloyds Banking Group Scotland November 2010 Reconnecting Banking and Values: Lady Susan Rice, Managing Director, Lloyds Banking Group Scotland

Lady Susan Rice's Biography

 
Ian Cheshire, CEO, Kingfisher plc October 2010 Leadership through Teams: Ian Cheshire, CEO, Kingfisher plc

Ian Cheshire's Biography

 
Will King, CEO, King of Shaves October 2010 The Power of Social Media: Will King, CEO, King of Shaves

Will King's Biography

 
Sir Mike Rake, Chairman, BT Group plc and easyJet plc June 2010 Global Crisis – Causes and Answers; Pragmatism and Honesty versus Populism: Sir Mike Rake, Chairman, BT Group plc and easyJet plc

Sir Mike Rake's Biography

 
Helen Alexander, President, CBI April 2010 Business Trends and Business in the Future: Helen Alexander, President, CBI

Helen Alexander's Biography

 
Dame Fiona Reynolds, Director-General, National Trust March 2010 The National Trust – the Business of Conservation: Dame Fiona Reynolds, Director-General, National Trust

Dame Fiona Reynold's Biography

 
Anthony Habgood, Chairman, Reed Elsevier plc and Whitbreads plc February 2010 Anthony Habgood, Chairman, Reed Elsevier plc and Whitbreads plc

Anthony Habgood's Biography

 
Stuart Popham November 2009 An Uncertain Future: Stuart Popham, Senior Partner, Clifford Chance LLP

Stuart Popham's Biography

 
Bill Grimsey November 2009 Bill Grimsey, Chief Executive, Focus (DIY) Ltd

Bill Grimsey's Biography

 
Graham Love October 2009 Graham Love, Chief Executive, QinetiQ Group plc

Graham Love's Biography

 
Lord Burns March 2009 Lord Burns, Chairman, Abbey National plc

Lord Burns's Biography

 
Dr Tom Black March 2009 Dr Tom Black, Chief Executive, Detica

Dr Tom Black's Biography

 
Glen Moreno March 2009 Glen Moreno, Chairman, Pearson plc

Glen Moreno's Biography

 
Sir Paul Judge February 2009 Sir Paul Judge, President of The Chartered Institute of Marketing

Sir Paul Judge's Biography

 
Rod Aldridge January 2009 Rod Aldridge, Chairman, The Aldridge Foundation

Rod Aldridge's Biography

 
Ian Carter December 2008 Ian Carter, Chief Executive, Hilton International

Ian Carter's Biography

 

 
Karen Dunnell November 2008 Karen Dunnell, National Statistician

Karen Dunnell's Biography

 

 
Gerard Lyons November 2008 Dr Gerard Lyons, Chief Economist, Standard Chartered plc

Dr Gerard Lyons's Biography

 
Sir Rob Margetts October 2008 Sir Rob Margetts, Chairman, Legal & General group plc

Sir Rob Margetts's Biography

 
Dick Olver October 2008 Dick Olver, Chairman, BAE Systems plc

Dick Olver's Biography

 
Miles Templeman March 2008 Miles Templeman, Director General, Institute of Directors

Miles Templeman's Biography

 
Richard Lapthorne March 2008 Richard Lapthorne, Chairman, Cable and Wireless

Richard Lapthorne's Biography

 
Sir John Parker February 2008 Sir John Parker, Chairman, National Grid plc

Sir John Parker's Biography

 
Derek Simpson February 2008 Derek Simpson, General Secretary of Unite the Union, Amicus Section

Derek Simpson's Biography

 
Lord Stevenson February 2008 Lord Stevenson, Chairman, HBOS plc

Lord Stevenson's Biography

 

Back to top