A committed and experienced team are the driving force behind the Institute:
SIR Anthony Salz
The Institute was set up following his 2013 review into Barclays’ business practices. Formerly Vice Chairman of Rothschild, the BBC Board of Governors, Chairman of Bloomsbury publishing and a lawyer at Freshfields for more than 30 years.
Sue is a Senior Partner at KPMG, where she leads a number of global client relationships and sits on the Client Council.
David is a Senior Partner & Managing Director at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), working with Financial Institutions around the world on major strategy and organisational changes.
SIR William Castell
William was formerly Chairman of the Wellcome Trust until 2015. He was also previously President & CEO of General Electric Healthcare and the Chairman of BP.
Emmajane is Global Head of Communications - Global Private Banking, HSBC. She is also a Fellow from Cohort 2016.
Ruth has worked for the UK government, the private sector, charities and social enterprises. She oversees all the work-streams within the Institute. She also sits on the Institute’s board.
Geoff previously had a 25 year HR career culminating in being Global VP HR Marketing, Communications and Sustainability at Unilever. Geoff works with Adam and Ruth on the wellbeing agenda within our partner organisations.
Cleo previously had a career in innovation consultancy. She works closely with our Faculty and Facilitators designing and developing the programme. She also works with Nneka and Alex delivering the programme’s events.
Programme & Events Manager
Nneka previously led a business accelerator for East London creatives and solopreneurs. She now manages and oversees the delivery of all the events on the Fellowship programme.
Alex works with Nneka and Cleo helping to deliver all of our events on the Fellowship programme. She also works closely with external contributors such as our Community Dinner hosts and Discovery Session speakers.
Marie works closely with all of our Fellows, helping them to connect with one another on various projects including working on their Change Challenges. She also supports on external communications.
Alex works with Adam managing the relationships with our partner organisations, ensuring all our partners are getting the most from the programmes we run.
Head of Finance & Operations
Jess previously worked in banking and leads our finance, HR and governance for the Institute and team. She is also our company secretary.
Operations & Finance Administrator
Paul supports Jess on finance and operations within the Institute ensuring the company runs smoothly.
Kate has worked in international development, environmental management, academia and leadership development. When she’s not facilitating with us she is running Wasafiri, a systems change consultancy.
Scott has over 20 years experience at some of the world’s biggest companies and agencies. He’s author of the book ‘Creative Superpowers’ and coaches and consults alongside his facilitation with us.
Fergus is a leadership coach and co-founder of the consultancy Alpha Sierra Group. He has spent over 30 years in the aviation industry and was central to a transformation in air traffic control that affected the industry globally.
Bhanita is an innovation, disruption and creative leadership specialist and the founder and MD of LAB-Innovation. She joined the team for our second cohort and third cohorts.