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Thursday 9th May 2019

Whether you are looking to grow your business organically, achieve a step change through a merger or acquisition, position it for a trade sale, or pass it to the next generation of leaders, your business has to be in the best possible shape. So if you are an existing or an aspirational leader, this workshop, offered by the APCC and delivered by David Mellor, may be for you.  David has ran workshops for us in the past and they were so well received, we have expanded the reach of these workshops.

The afternoon will consider Leadership through a number of different “lenses” :

  • Stress-testing your business
  • Planning made simple
  • Managing Strategic Change
  • Business Development
  • Situational Leadership
  • Building high-performance teams
  • Winning hearts and minds
  • Measuring the performance of your business
  • Measuring the performance of your staff
  • Business Acumen

More about David...

Since 2001 David has developed a portfolio of activities which derive principally from 25 years’ experience in commercial and investment banking with HSBC and Deutsche Bank. His consultancy activities embrace strategic planning and implementation, and mentoring existing and aspiring entrepreneurs. He is a recognised expert in his field, regularly speaking at conferences and running seminars and workshops. He provides one-on-one and group mentoring to aspiring entrepreneurs, many of whom are aiming to establish themselves as consultants.

He published “From Crew to Captain” in 2010, written for people making the transition from working for big institutions to working for themselves. He has followed that up by launching “From Crew to Captain: A Privateer’s Tale” in 2014, which is written for people establishing consultancy practices. The third book in the trilogy – “From Crew to Captain: Commander of the Fleet” was released in November 2015 and addresses the “growing pains” issues faced by successful startups. He is also co-author of FT Publishing’s “Inspirational Gamechangers” which launched in 2015.

He is an Honorary Senior Visiting Fellow in the Faculty of Finance at Cass Business School, where he has run workshops on managing strategic change, entrepreneurship, corporate entrepreneurship, leadership, building high performance teams and sales. In addition, he has acted as course director and provided facilitation and mentoring support to participants in small groups and on a one-to-one basis.

David is a Freeman of the Guild of Entrepreneurs. He holds a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree from the University of Cambridge.  He is a Certified PRISM Brain Mapping Practitioner.



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The event will start at 1:00 PM and will finish about 4:00 PM. Registration opens at 12:30 PM. If you have any enquiries on this form please send an e-mail to Telephone enquiries can also be made to 0203 693 3805. If you are registering more than one delegate then please complete a separate form per delegate.

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