We are very excited to be joined on this panel by:
Mike has enjoyed a senior management career of over 40 years that has spanned the world. Since 2013 he has run purpose -made solutions limited, advising on business planning, expansion, and core product development, and helped to steer strategic programmes worldwide. In addition, he regularly provides executive search and coaching in support of food, service, travel, and lifestyle brands both independently, and as a Partner at The Hayward Partnership.
Steve is an experienced SME business leader, chartered manager, academic researcher and business author. He is a campaigner for developing an inclusive culture in the workplace, regularly writing and speaking to promote best practice on intergenerational working, retirement and older worker business management issues.
Cafédirect’s CEO, John Steel, is a business leader and social entrepreneur with a passion for making business a force for good. In 2018 Cafédirect became the 1st coffee company in the UK to be B Corp certified and was recognised as the Social Enterprise of the Year.
John is a passionate and genuine believer in the need for real change in the way business contributes to society and the wider world.