Distinguished Leaders Series

Launched in 2012, the Distinguished Leaders Series invites high profile leaders from a range of industries across the world to Birmingham Business School to reflect on their personal journey and discuss the qualities of a great leader.

2017/18 Series

Gary Wroe
Managing Director, Hockley Mint Ltd

Listen to a podcast of Gary's lecture below:

Pablo Perversi
Executive Board, Barry Calebaut Group

Listen to a podcast of Pablo's lecture below:

Paul Thandi
Chief Executive, NEC Group

Listen to a podcast of Paul's lecture below:

2016/17 Series

Melanie Richards 
Vice Chair and Board Member, KPMG UK

Listen to Melanie's lecture in full below:

Laurence Hollingworth 
Vice Chairman of Investment Banking, J.P. Morgan

Listen to Laurence's lecture in full below:


2015/16 Series


2014/15 Series

2013/14 Series

2012/13 Series