Maqsood Ghulam Ahmad OBE
CEO, BMHC; Senior Manager & Director, NHS England; Head of Police Equality Policy, Home Office; Asst Inspector, HMIC.
Chief Engineer, AND Digital
Head of Research
Kate shapes an innovative research programme at The Institute of Leadership & Management designed to inform, inspire and impact the practice of great leadership wherever it happens. Her role is informed by her career as a senior academic in a university business school, focusing on strategy, leadership and professional development.
Kate is also a conference keynote speaker, internationally, and provides expert commentary on a range of topics arising from the Institute’s research agenda. She is regularly quoted in regional, national and international media, has appeared on both BBC television and radio, is a Forbes contributor and has a regular column in Dialogue Review, the business magazine for leaders.
Director, PACE Development Ltd
Previously marketing director of Make UK, Jo is currently director of PACE Development and programme lead for IN4.0’s Disruptive Innovation Accelerator enabling manufacturers . to lead the adoption of new technologies to improve their productivity, profitability and growth. In addition to her role as judge for the UK Business Awards. Jo has been shortlisted for Business Start-Up of the year in the FL National Awards & Summit 2019, North West, Ireland and Wales region.