Full list of our Executive Programme Mentors


Mr John Abbott
Former Downstream Director
Royal Dutch Shell Group plc
Mr Marcus Agius CBE
Former Chair, Barclays plc
Former Chair, PA Consulting Group
Mr Ashley Alder
Chair, Financial Conduct Authority
Former CEO, Securities and Futures Commission (Hong Kong)
Mr Mark Allan
Chief Executive
Land Securities Group plc
Ms Susan Allen OBE
Chief Executive
Yorkshire Building Society
Mr Mark Austen
Chair, The Insolvency Service
Former Chair, Liverpool Victoria
Mr Mike Biggs
Chair, Close Brothers Group plc
Former Chair, Direct Line Insurance Group plc
The Lord Blackwell
Former Chair
Lloyds Banking Group plc
Ms Andrea Blance
SID, Vanquis Bank Group plc
NED, Aviva plc
Sir Victor Blank
Vice President, Jewish Leadership Council
Former Chairman, Lloyds Banking Group
Ms Carolyn Bradley
Chair, TheWorks.co.uk plc
SID, SSP Group plc
Mr Martijn Brenninkmeijer
COFRA Holding AG
Ms Georgina Bulkeley
Director EMEA Financial Services Solutions
Google Cloud
Ms Monica Burch
Chair and Board Member
Crown Prosecution Service
The Lord Burns GCB
Chair, South East Wales Transport Commission
Former Chair, Santander UK plc
Ms Ruth Cairnie
Chair, Babcock International Group plc
NED, Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
Dame Alison Carnwath DBE
Former Chair
Land Securities Group plc
Mr Dominic Casserley
Senior Advisor
Warburg Pincus LLC
Sir Ian Cheshire
Chair, Channel 4 Television Corporation
Chair, Land Securities Group plc
Dame Elizabeth Corley DBE
Chair, Schroders plc
NED, BAE Systems plc 
Ms Marianne Culver
NED, Travis Perkins plc
Member, Supervisory Board, BME Group
Mr Simon Davies
Former Chief People, Legal & Strategy Officer
Lloyds Banking Group plc
Sir Ian Davis
SID, Majid Al Futtiam Holdings
Former Chair, Rolls-Royce plc
Mr John Deans
Chair, UK
Rothschild & Co. Global Advisory
NED, The HALO Trust
Mr Michael Dobson
Berkeley Group Holdings plc
Mr Benoît Durteste
Chief Executive
& Chief Investment Officer
Intermediate Capital Group plc
Mr Kevin Ellis CBE
Chair and Senior Partner
Niall FitzGerald KBE DSA
Chair, ofi (Olam Food Ingredients)
Former Chair, Unilever plc
Sir Douglas Flint CBE
Chair, abrdn plc
Former Group Chair, HSBC Holdings plc
Ms Clare Francis
NED, CMC Markets plc
Former CEO, UK and Regional Head of
Global Banking
Standard Chartered Plc
Sir Simon Fraser KCMG
Founder, Managing Partner, Flint Global
Former Permanent Under Secretary
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Mr Mark Gainsborough
Executive Vice President
Global Commercial Business
Shell Intl Petroleum Co. Ltd
Mr Charlie Geffen
Senior Advisor, Flint Global
Chair of Council, University of Surrey
Sir Peter Gershon KBE FREng
Former Chair
National Grid plc
Dr Chris Gibson-Smith
Just Group plc
Mr Richard Gillingwater CBE
SID, Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc
Former Chair, Janus Henderson Group plc
Dr Brian Gilvary
Chair, INEOS Energy
SID, Barclays plc
Sir Philip Hampton
Former Chair, Hampton-Alexander Committee
Former Chair, GlaxoSmithKline plc
Mr Rick Haythornthwaite
Ocado Group plc
Mr Nigel Higgins
Group Chair
Barclays plc
Mr Andrew Higginson
Chair, JD Sports plc
Former Chair,
Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc
Viscountess Hailsham, Baroness Hogg
Former Chair
Financial Reporting Council
Dame Vivian Hunt
Managing Partner
McKinsey & Co. UK & Ireland
Mr Charles Jacobs
Co-Head of UK Investment Banking
Ms Shonaid Jemmett-Page
NED, Aviva plc
NED, Qinetiq Group plc
Mr David Kappler
Former Senior
Independent NED
Flybe Group plc
Mr Andrew King
Group CEO, Mondi Group plc
VP, Corporate Finance, Anglo American plc
The Lord Livingston of Parkhead
NED, National Grip Group plc
Former Chair, Man Group plc
Mr Strone Macpherson
Former Chair
Close Brothers Group plc
Mr John Maltby MBE
Allica Bank Ltd
Sir Rob Margetts CBE FREng
Former Director
Huntsman Corporation
Ms Anna Marks
Global Chair
Deloitte LLP
Lord McDonald of Salford

Master, Christ’s College, Cambridge
Former Permanent Under Secretary
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Mr John McGrane
Director General
British Irish Chamber of Commerce
Sir Mark Moody-Stuart KCMG
UN Global Compact Foundation
Mr Gideon Moore
Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel
NatWest Group plc
Ms Leena Nair
Global Chief Executive, Chanel Ltd
Trustee, The Leverhulme Trust
Sir Richard Olver FREng
Former Chair
Sand Hill Petroleum B.V.
Mr Patrick O’Sullivan
Former Chair
Saga plc
Mr Nick Owen CBE
Former Chair, UK & Switzerland
Deloitte LLP
Mr James Palmer
Former Chair and Senior Partner
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Mr Kevin Parry OBE
Chair, Nationwide Building Society
Chair, Royal London
Sir Jan du Plessis
Financial Reporting Council
Sir David Reid
Former Chair
Intertek Group plc
Mr Richard Reid
Former London Chair
Mr Nigel Rich
Chair, Foxtons Group plc
Former Managing Director, Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd (Hong Kong)
Dr Gill Rider CB
Chair, Pennon Group plc
NED, Intertek Group plc
Ms Corin Robertson
Director General, Finance & Corporate, FCDO
Former Director General, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, FCDO
Mr Bill Ronald
Former Chair
Fevertree Drinks plc
The Lord Rose of Monewden
Chair, Asda Group Ltd
Chair, Majid Al Futtaim Retail
Mr Nicholas Smith
Former Chair
Schroder AsiaPacific Fund plc
Mr Jon Stanton
Chief Executive
The Weir Group plc
Ms Helen Stevenson
Chair, RM plc
NED, IG Group plc
Mr Richard Stillwell
Former Chair
Kin + Carta plc
Mr John Strachan
Former Chair
Intu plc
Mr Mark Tucker
Group Chair, HSBC Holdings plc
Former Group Chief Executive, Prudential plc
Mr David Tyler
Domestic & General Insurance plc
Baroness Vadera
Prudential plc
Ms Lynne Weedall
SID, Dr Martens Ltd
NED, Greggs plc
Ms Jasmine Whitbread
Chair, Travis Perkins plc
NED, WPP plc
Mr Nicholas Wrigley
N.M. Rothschild & Sons Ltd
Sir Alex Younger KCMG
Former Chief