A Finnish man based in New York, Hannu explains how he got to the position he is in now having started his career in Finland working for Nokia.
So what do you do when you’ve built a $2bn company and decided to retire, find out you're not very good at golf and your wife hasn't made you lunch? Easy – you start all over again. A fantastic story from an accomplished industry pro.
Andrea’s is a fascinating story of growing an agency and orchestrating a successful exit. She now has a new challenge and shares with us her passion for people and her experiences helping at the London and Sochi Olympic games.
Richard proves that you don't need to succeed at school to succeed in business. Through enthusiasm and force of personality, Richard built a brilliant agency. Now merged with a larger agency - Richard shares his thoughts on the next stage of his journey.
Finding an exciting proposition that other agencies were willing to promote and engage with kick-started PHD Media. How the business’ culture changed as it grew is a lesson to us all, as is how David used all the talent available to him to build a great company.
Taking a struggling business, making it extremely successful and then developing a management team that could execute a MBO…it is quite a story Stephen has to share and they are great lessons for us all.
From financial trader to building a digital agency – not your classic career path. Jules, however, has managed that transition brilliantly and here he shares how he’s done it and his thoughts about the future.
Ross’ story is effectively the holy grail of web design and development; how do you productise this wonderful work? Global Personals is a massive success story and is now extending its reach across the globe.
Jo’s experience of working with an existing leader, while learning and executing a well-structured MBO are a potential call to action for us all who aspire to be business owners. Jo sets no limits for herself and as a consequence none for her team.
David’s experiences in running Capital Radio and dealing with talent are fascinating. His views and thoughts on leadership are truly insightful.
After running some of the biggest branding and design agencies in London, John has taken on the role of CEO of the Design Council, helping to promote British design across the globe. He shares insightful views on leadership and the future of this sector.