Recent Episodes

Elena Lavezzi discusses growing the world’s first truly global bank

Elena Lavezzi discusses growing the world’s first truly global bank

Book your place for Shaping the future - The imperative to evolve your business philosophy Elana Lavezzi is the Head of Southern Europe for Revolut. She is Leading the growth of Southern Europe at the company. The goal of Revolut, is to become the world’s first truly...

Fraser Ingram discusses transformation in banking, purpose &  covid 19

Fraser Ingram discusses transformation in banking, purpose & covid 19

This week we speak with Fraser Ingram the Group Chief Operating officer at Virgin Money.  We discuss: The recent merger of CYBG and Virgin Money  His approach to helping to run now, the 6th largest bank in the uk with 4000 employees, 6 million customers  How...

Eva Appelbaum on digital transformation in large, complex organisations

Eva Appelbaum on digital transformation in large, complex organisations

Eva Applebaum is an award-winning digital and transformation leader, keynote speaker and consultant, who mentors organisations through change and teaches future leadership skills. She was Amnesty International’s first global digital director, the social and digital...

Martin Palethorpe on using the mind to unleash your creative potential

Martin Palethorpe on using the mind to unleash your creative potential

This week we speak with Martin Palethorpe, he is an Executive Coach, Mentor and Founder at The Pragma Group.  This is one of the most fascinating and emotionally difficult interviews I’ve done. It’s one that i’m not really proud of. I totally messed up the...

Marieke Flament on the new challenger banks for SMEs

Marieke Flament on the new challenger banks for SMEs

This week we speak with Marieke Flament, the CEO of Mettle Mettle is the free business account by NatWest that helps small businesses start, run and grow. Built for startups, limited companies and sole traders. We discuss: -How she thinks about building high...

David Brear discusses the next era of digital financial services

David Brear discusses the next era of digital financial services

This week we speak with David Brear, Group CEO at 11:FS who are focussed on changing the fabric of financial services. He believes digital financial services is only 1% finished.  We discuss  His start in financial services Being the CEO of Mettle...

Lee Sankey discusses business evolution

Lee Sankey discusses business evolution

This week we speak with Lee Sankey the founder at Door.  They create and build new propositions, products, services and ventures that create the next era for you and your customers.  clients include Volvo, Sky, Virgin Money just go down the list of some of...

Brent Adamson discusses digital transformation in B2B technology

Brent Adamson discusses digital transformation in B2B technology

Brent Adamson is a sought-after speaker, researcher, author, and facilitator. He leads Gartner’s sales and marketing practice.  He is the co-author of the best-selling The Challenger Sale and The Challenger Customer and a frequent contributor to the Harvard...

Rory Sutherland on empowering a diverse workforce to drive innovation

Rory Sutherland on empowering a diverse workforce to drive innovation

Rory Sutherland is the vice-chairman of Ogilvy UK. We discuss: Why placebos are a good thing and why marketers should use them more in our marketing How we can take a perceived weakness of a product and turn it into a strength. The most famous example of this is...

Shazia Ginai on supply chain innovation at P&G

Shazia Ginai on supply chain innovation at P&G

Shazia Ginai is the CEO of Neuro-Insight. They are a neuromarketing and neuro analytics company that uses unique brain-imaging technology to measure how the brain responds to communications. This allows them to deliver unique consumer insight, and reveal how a piece...

Guy Wieynk discusses growing a global innovation agency

Guy Wieynk discusses growing a global innovation agency

Guy Wieynk is the global CEO of AnalogFolk, a 300 person digital creative agency with offices in London, New York, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Sydney. Clients include Nike, Diageo, BT, Tommy, Unilever and more. He was the former Managing director of AKQA New York then VP of...

Greg McKeown discusses how to become an Essentialist

Greg McKeown discusses how to become an Essentialist

Greg McKeown, author of Essentialism, tells us how to take control, learn to say no and be much happier Having read his award-winning book from cover to cover, we had to have a conversation with Greg McKeown, author of Essentialism: The Disciplined...

Kate Howe on exploring new business models

Kate Howe on exploring new business models

Kate Howe is Executive Director, Creative, UX and Commerce at Dentsu Aegis Network, working with the group’s portfolio of agency brands to enhance their reputation and drive overall growth.  She is also Chairman of gyro UK, one of the UK's leading B2B agencies,...

Marcus Lambert discusses moving business operations to the cloud

Marcus Lambert discusses moving business operations to the cloud

Marcus Lambert is an entrepreneurial CTO and software architect for Omobono, the digital agency for business brands.  He measures success by delivering exactly what the user needs wrapped in a compelling UX on time and on budget.  We discussed: How have...

Joe Hine on delivering intelligent supply chain

Joe Hine on delivering intelligent supply chain

Joe Hine is a Partner at SI Partners. He provides M&A advice on high value, cross-border deals. He has worked on over 50 transactions throughout his career. Joe manages the sale process end-to-end, including buyer identification, offer negotiation and...