As a CEO, Jeremy studied the agile practices developed and adopted by the tech industry to drive exceptional growth at speed, seeing this success he decided to apply is to the more traditional companies that he led as CEO, The Body Shop and Pandora with incredible business results.
In 2018 Jeremy joined Pandora, a $4bn business with 32% EBITDA and a rock bottom share price (P/E 7) due to falling sales. With agile leadership, management, culture and process to his business transformation giving only 8 months to relaunch many aspects of the company. From Jan 2020 in spite of the Pandemic Pandoras fortunes reversed to unprecedented growth with the share price increasing by 240% (Jan 202 to Nov 21). Jeremy explains with concrete examples how non tech companies can adopt agility and achieve exceptional results.
MAKE YOUR PURPOSE COUNT
In Jeremy’s captivating session, he will share his experience managing The Body Shop in becoming one of the world’s most sustainable companies. He explains how business leaders have to act to make their purpose count to drive business results in achieving a sustainable organization.
Full of practical actions and examples Jeremy shows how to drive on-purpose actions day to day actions. Then how a purpose should be used to springboard transformational innovations that bring new revenue streams and demonstrate purpose drives extraordinary actions.
UNLOCK HIGH PERFORMANCE
Jeremy will share examples from his own experience at The Body Shop, Pandora and L’Oréal UK, highlighting the importance of building a strong foundation for high performance by creating a culture that fosters collaboration, learning, and innovation. He’ll also provide insights to what it takes to be a successful leader and how to create a culture of high performance with his 8 New Skills of Leadership to Unlock High Performance.