Welcome to Transpire: Global Director Network

Transpire Global Director Network

Neil Baines-Thomas

Neil is an independent consultant working with organisations, boards and senior teams in the areas of business transformation and regulatory change. He is also a business and leadership coach helping senior managers to become Non-Executive Directors/Trustees.  He is a Senior Coach at Future Leadership Ltd with expertise in Executive Coaching and Leadership Development, building the skills and …

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ESG Faculty: Protecting the Board from External Risk, an ESG Perspective

We have a great event coming up on 16th March 2021 at 12:30-14:00 GMT via Microsoft Teams! ‘ESG Faculty: Protecting the Board from External Risk, an ESG Perspective’ will take place with 3 speakers. Check out their profiles below: Susan Holliday Susan Holliday is a global strategic financial services executive and advisor to global financial services …

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Natalia Blagburn

With a background in venture capital, Natalia is currently working at Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University, where she coaches teams of student entrepreneurs and mentors startup founders whilst teaching starting up, growing and closing ventures.  She is a Vice-Chair of the regional North East branch of the Institute of Directors, and has a broad board …

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Rebecca ‘Becks’ Ganz

A high performing Non-Executive and compelling strategy advisor to Boards, C-Suites and Entrepreneurs. Core abilities include designing finely honed strategic direction underpinned by pragmatic guidance on effective implementation. Combining sensitivity to cultural and stakeholder requirements born of a global career across a range of sectors, with a readiness to challenge. Underpinned by adept risk identification …

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Francesca Ecsery

Portfolio Non-Executive Director / Chairman / MD / GM with 30+ years experience in both blue chip companies and start-ups in the Digital / Retail / FMCG / Leisure travel industries. Special expertise in omni-channel consumer Marketing, Branding and Commercial strategies which deliver growth and profits. Currently NED in a diverse range of listed and …

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Nigel Jones

NED and former Chair of City Mental Health Advisory Group. Nigel Jones is the former Chair of the CMHA where his term ended in 2019. Until April 2018, his primary professional activity was as a partner at Linklaters, where he had worked for 32 years. His professional focus is now on business coaching. Nigel created …

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Devyani Vaishampayan

‘Future of Work ‘ digital innovation specialist, Non Executive Director and Investment Fund Manager. Previously an international and multi-sector Group HRD – experienced in effectively leading large, diverse and multi billion complex organisations through transformational change. Featured in the 2020 Asian Women of Achievement – Digital & Technology shortlist, 2017 Financial Times “Ethnic Minority Leaders …

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