Archive: 2006
Oct
12
2006
'The Evolution Of The Chairman And The Role'

Sir John Parker is Chairman of the Board of National Grid Transco plc & oversees the overall strategic direction of the Group. He began his career as a naval architect in ‘64 with Harland & Wolff, where he held a number of positions in ship design,...

Jun
20
2006
Women in Leadership

“Women in Leadership” was the theme at the Women in Management event held at Leeds University Business School in June 2006. Speakers Joanna Martin of Whitehead Mann and Professor Beverley Alimo Metcalfe gave insights into the latest thinking and...

May
11
2006
'The Challenges of Leadership in Central Government'

Sir Gus O'Donnell served as a lecturer for the University of Glasgow in the Political Economy Department from 1975 until 1979, when he joined the Treasury as an economist. In 1985 he then joined the British Embassy in Washington, serving as the...

Apr
28
2006
Women in Management

The event in April centred upon Women in Business and included presentations by Judith McKenna, Chief Financial Officer for ASDA Stores Ltd. and Catherine Johnson, a local entrepreneur and founder and Managing Director of Nomads Ltd.LUBS is building...