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Leading From the Front

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4-6 University Way

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Students don’t just come to university to get a degree, they come to get employed

UELSports CPD Workshops for 2017-2018 are be based around specific transferable skills that are imbedded throughout. Workshops will utilise the real-life experiences from expert presenters and practical activities, to engage you: the audience, and ensure that workshops provide a lasting positive experience for those attending.



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Presented by: Derek Bowden (CEO, Essex County Cricket Club)

With over 36years experience in various leadership positions, Derek began his career within the Media Industry, working for Saatchi and Saatchi. Rising to become the Chairman of Europe the Middle East and Africa, Derek was responsible for all region offices and leading on international client partnerships such as with Sony, Toyota, Procter & Gamble, LVMH, Monster.com, Carlsberg and Visa.

In 2002, Derek began his first role within the sports industry, as CEO of Ipswich Town Football Club. Having full budgetary responsibility for all aspects of the club. More recenty in 2013, Derek became CEO of Essex Cricket, overseeing the financial performance, commercial departments and game-day delivery. Under his leadership and in delivering on the strategic plan, Essex County Cricket Club have gone from strength to strength, being promoted up to Divison 1 in 2016, before being crowned Division 1 Champions in 2017.


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