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From the Boat to the Boardroom. Olympic Gold Medalist, Jonny Searle.
Thu 11 May 2017, 18:30 – 20:15 BST
Our speaker this month is Olympic Gold medalist, Jonny Searle. Jonny won gold in coxed pair rowing at the 1992 Barcelona games. He then went on to win a World Championships gold medal in 1993 and Bronze at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. Throughout this time Jonny was working as a private practice lawyer in the City. He then served as General Counsel and later Company Secretary of an international media business for thirteen years where he became an expert in leading highly effective teams. In the talk Jonny will speak about winning an Olympic Gold medal and the lessons learnt from that achievement. He’ll speak about the goals he set and how he went about achieving them whilst balancing a busy life in the city. Throughout Jonny will touch on the topics of resilience, teamwork and commitment. All of which you’ll be able to apply to your working life.
Please arrive promptly for a 6.30pm start.
Sign up for your free ticket! The talk will start with drinks and networking and will be followed by a short Q+A.