Geoff Campbell has a significant track record helping senior executives to achieve their business and professional development goals, including working intimately on many successful CEO transitions. He has eight years' experience mentoring senior executives in large organisations, and is the managing principal of The Adelante Group. He has worked with clients in financial services, IT and industrial sectors; in ASX, NYSE, FTSE and private companies; and with CEOs holding responsibility across Australia and Asia. Geoff also has a successful track record as a CEO in Australia and then internationally. He led all the international business for a NYSE-listed global equipment company, JLG, which was recognised by Forbes as one of America’s best big companies.
Robin Canniford began work with the UK's National Health Service before turning his attention to consumer–cultural research. He now devotes his time to assembling ethnographic portraits of nature, subjectivity and community, with a particular emphasis on the role of economies and marketplaces.
Laurence Capron is a professor of strategy at INSEAD and the Paul Desmarais chaired professor of partnership and active ownership. She is also the programme director of "M&As and Corporate Strategy", one of INSEAD’s executive development programmes. Laurence is a leading expert on M&As, alliances, and business portfolio growth. Her book, "Build, Borrow, or Buy: Solving the Growth Dilemma" (Harvard Business Review Press), co-authored with Professor W. Mitchell, was the recipient of the 2013 Best International Book Awards, by USA Book News, and has been translated into French, Portuguese and Chinese.
Catherine Casey is professor of organisation and society in the School of Business at the University of Leicester. She received her PhD from the University of Rochester, New York. Professor Casey's research in economic sociology includes organisations and institutions, industrial and employment relations, management and governance, and problems of multinational corporations. Her current research addresses multilevel governance, participation and regulation, and complex collaborations.
Andrew Cave has written about business for The Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph for 20 years, working as US business editor in New York and associate City editor in London. He writes profile interviews of chief executives for both papers and has penned two books: "The Secrets of CEOs", based on interviews with 200 global chief executives; and "Billions To Bust And Back", a biography of billionaire Thor Bjorgolfsson. Andrew also writes regular columns on leadership for Forbes magazine.
Dee Cayhill is an expert in both corporate affairs as well as in executive search. She spent almost two decades running large, multinational corporate affairs, media relations and public affairs teams, followed by eight years as a specialist communications executive search director. Dee is a former vice president of global communications for InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG plc). Her earlier career was spent in a series of international corporate communications posts in both private and publicly listed organisations.
Matt Chapman looks after KPMG’s Better Business Reporting Network and has developed and edited much of KPMG’s thought leadership in this field. He is also closely involved in supporting the IIRC’s development and promotion of the Integrated Reporting Framework. Matt provides guidance across a wide range of sectors for businesses that are looking to develop their narrative reporting and support a deeper investor dialogue.
Guoli Chen is associate professor of strategy at INSEAD where he teaches strategy, value innovation, incentives design and corporate governance to MBAs, executives and PhD participants. Guoli received his PhD in strategic management from the Pennsylvania State University. His research focuses on the influence of CEOs, top executives, and boards of directors on firms' strategic choices and organisational outcomes, as well as the interaction and dynamics in the top management team and CEO-board relationships.
Jean Jinghan Chen is chair professor of accounting and finance and the dean of Liverpool International Business School in China. Prior to this she was dean of Southampton Business School and a chair professor in accounting and finance at the University of Southampton. Professor Chen serves as an executive director on the Council of the Association of Business Schools (ABS) and also as chair of the ABS International Committee. Her research covers a wide range of topics in the area of accounting and finance, particularly corporate governance, financial reporting, and corporate finance, and is regarded as a world-leading scholar in corporate governance.
Iris is professor of corporate law and financial regulation at University College London. She previously taught at the School of Law, King's College London and the University of Leicester. Iris was a legislative draftsman and State Counsel at the Attorney-General's Chambers in Singapore prior to joining academia. She read law at the National University of Singapore and the University of Cambridge, and completed her doctorate at the University of Leicester.
Carly Chynoweth is Board Agenda's correspondent on board career and diversity issues, and is a regular writer for The Sunday Times on executive appointments. She also writes about business and management for The Times and a variety of magazines.