Leadership Summit

Leadership Summit

Tuesday, 12 February at One Moorgate Place, London

A select group of the sector’s most experienced leaders shares the lessons of leadership learned in their careers

Prices are £295 plus VAT for Premium members, £345 plus VAT for operators and £445 plus VAT for suppliers. To book places, please email: anne.steele@propelinfo.com


9.20am – 10.20am: Registration

10.20am – 10.30am: Introduction by Ann Elliott, chief executive of elliotts.

10.30am – 11.00am:  Duncan Garrood, chief executive of Ten Entertainment, gives his views on “leadership and the customer experience”.

11.00am – 11.30pm: The role of leadership in business turnarounds: Alasdair Murdoch, chief executive of Burger King.

11.30am – 12.00pm: Ann Elliott talks to Des Gunewardena, chief executive of D&D London, about the lessons of leadership he has picked up in his career in the sector.

12.00pm – 1.00pm: Lunch

1.00pm – 1.30pm: Will Stratton-Morris, UK chief executive of Caffe Nero, will speak on “building high-performance teams”.

1.30pm – 2.00pm: Getting the right people: Jo Fleet, managing director of Flat Iron, talks about empowering people and trust, and getting your team to “buy-in” through clear communication and clear vision.

2.00pm – 2.30pm: Our general managers are our number-one leaders: Mark Jones, chief executive of Carluccio’s, explains how the company is building the quality and skill sets of its general managers to lead the business out of decline.

2.30pm – 3.15pm: Coffee Break

3.15pm – 3.45pm: Simon Townsend, chief executive of Ei Group, gives his views on the challenges of leadership during a period of immense change.

3.45pm – 4.15pm: Zoe Bowley, managing director of PizzaExpress, gives her top ten tips on leadership.

4.15pm – 4.45pm: Alex Reilley, founder of Loungers, talks about the adaptations involved in growing a business from one site to more than 100, celebrating success and the art of succession.

4.45pm – 5.00pm: Ann Elliott gives her views on the power of mentoring to grow talent in organisations.

 After-conference drinks at The Token House, Moorgate (downstairs, Cellar Bar) sponsored by Wireless Social

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Email: anne.steele@propelinfo.com to book your reservation