Guest Panellists at C-19 Innovation and Leadership Webinar Series


C-19 Business Innovation and Leadership Webinar

9-10am – Wed, 3 June 2020

Phil Atherton – Group SMD at Portmeirion Group Limited
Bernard Ross – CEO & Founder at Sky Medical Technology
Craig Chambers – Group CEO at TBR Global Chauffeuring


C-19 Communication Innovation and Leadership Webinar

9-10am – Wed, 17 June 2020

Lianne Braganza D’Sylva – CCO at Cigna Insurance Middle East
Kate Pain – Associate Director – Digital Strategy and Capability – Astellas Europe

Sara Roberts – CEO & Founder at Healthy Nibbles


C-19 Finance Innovation and Leadership Webinar

9-10am – Wed, 1 July 2020

David Roberts – CFO at Bladon Micro Turbine
Catherine McManus – Partner, Tax at Wylie & Bisset LLP
Keith Gardner – Director of Asset Strategy and Capital Delivery at Affinity Water


C-19 Social Innovation and Leadership Webinar

9-10am – Wed, 15 July 2020

David Frost – Group ODD at Total Produce Plc
Tamara Egbedi – CEO & Co-Founder at PachaMama Foods
Emma Seymour (FCIPD) – VP Worker Welfare at Expo 2020 Dubai




Co-hosted by


Professor J. George Frynas

Professor of Strategic Management at OUBS. George has been published extensively on topics in CSR, strategic management and international business, and is author and co-author of 4 books and over 40 academic articles. He is the Communications Associate Editor of the prestigious British Journal of Management and the International Journal of Management Reviews.


Simon Wallace

Simon is the founder and managing director of The Whole Thing Group and passionate about performance improvement. An MBA graduate of The Open University, he is a creative entrepreneur and trusted advisor to some great companies that are achieving great things.





The Open University Business School

The Open University Business School (OUBS)

The Open University has been a pioneer in flexible distance-learning for over 50 years. Founded in 1983, OUBS delivers transformational, high quality business and management education.




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The Whole Thing Group

Simplified focus on better performance, better lives for over 10 years. The Whole Thing Group provides global leadership, executive search and talent consulting services.