This unique summit brings together progressively-minded decision makers from a variety of industries. Attendees are exposed to cutting edge leadership principles provided by the brightest minds from various high performing organisations globally.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: GLOBAL DELOITTE AI INSTITUTE
Beena Ammanath is a global thought leader in AI ethics and an award- winning senior technology executive with extensive experience in AI and digital transformation. Her career has spanned leadership roles in e-commerce, finance, marketing, telecom, retail, software products, service and industrial domains. She is also the author of the ground-breaking book, Trustworthy AI.
Beena currently leads the Global Deloitte AI Institute and Trustworthy AI/ Ethical Technology at Deloitte. Prior to this, she was the CTO-AI at Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Before HPE, she was Vice President of Innovation and Data Science at General Electric.
She has also held technical and leadership roles with companies such as Thomson Reuters, British Telecom, Bank of America, E*TRADE, and a number of Silicon Valley startups. Beena has served as Board Advisor to a number of startups including Flerish, Clinivantage, Predii and iguazio.
Her corporate leadership has influenced the global strategic direction and implementation of innovative solutions with marquee companies and startups. She empowers companies to envision their futures and ensure their continued relevance in a digital world.
PROF. PIETER KRUGER (PHD)
HIGH PERFORMANCE: MCLAREN
1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem each year. In the United Kingdom, it is calculated that businesses could save up to £8 billion per year by tackling mental health issues.
Prof. Kruger has worked with teams and organisations such as the Springboks, Munster, Harlequins, BP, BDO and Octopus among others. In this session, Prof. Kruger will show you the trends of mental health challenges in organisations, as well as provide you with a good understanding of mental health problems, and the impact they have on team performance.
This will help you recognise these problems and deal with the issues at hand, to improve the individual and team performance.
GLOBAL HEAD OF ESG STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS
Abigail sits on the UKSIF Leadership Committee, the 30% Club Investor’s Steering Committee, ICAEW Corporate Governance Committee, is a technical advisor to the Zoological Society of London’s palm oil and forestry group, an advisor to the new FishTracker initiative & a Trustee of the Chartered Secretaries’ Charitable Trust.
She is a judge for the ICSA and IR Europe awards, an advisor at Reputation Consultancy and focused on the impact of a loss of pollinators on investment returns when completing the Postgraduate Certificate in Sustainable Business at the University of Cambridge.
Abigail leads responsible investment engagement across all asset classes and markets at Aviva Investors. She compliments this work with public policy advocacy in the UK, EU, OECD and UN on a spectrum of issues relating to sustainable finance.
Alongside this, Abigail leads the commercial and business development work stream. She has a special interest in the defence and security response to climate change and leads the implementation of the Aviva strategic response to climate change.
DATA DISCOVERY & RESEARCH LEAD: FCA
FINTECH & INNOVATION: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY
FINTECH & INNOVATION: OXFORD UNIVERSITY
Melvin works in the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), where he brings valuable experience in finance, technology and policy to support the FCA in its mission to become a digital and intelligence led regulator.
In 2021, Melvin was seconded to the Bank of England’s G7 Hub to support the United Kingdom’s G7 presidency. As of September 2022, Melvin is a visiting speaker on Fintech and Innovation at Oxford University and the University of Cambridge.
Melvin has authored several publications, and was recently published by Forbes Australia in January 2023.
DR. BRIAN HENDERSON (PHD)
HEAD: SUSTAINABLE INVESTMENTS
MARK DE STADLER
DIRECTOR: PERFORMANCE & COMMUNICATION
CONQA Group is a global communication and leadership development organisation that focuses within elite sport & corporate sectors. CONQA Group operates across the UK, USA, Australia and South Africa.
In this session, we will address 4 key pillars of executive presence and the impact it has on you, your team and wider organisation.
London Stock Exchange
10 Paternoster Square
DR. JESSE SOSTRIN
GLOBAL HEAD: PEOPLE LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
KAREN BLACKETT (OBE)
DR. STEPHANIE FITZGERALD
FORMER HEAD: MENTAL HEALTH
FORMER CAPTAIN: ALL BLACKS
FORMER CHIEF NEGOTIATOR
PROF. SALLY MAITLIS
PROFESSOR OF ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR & LEADERSHIP
DR. BRIAN GLASER
CHIEF TALENT & LEARNING OFFICER
MARJORIE NGWENYA PRUDENTIAL REGULATORY COMMITTEE: BANK OF ENGLAND
FORMER PRESIDENT: INSTITUTE & FACULTY OF ACTUARIES