Author, Keynote Speaker and former Merrill Lynch stockbroker, Mark Jeffries, has become a trusted adviser and communications consultant to some of the world’s largest corporations and agencies. Mark has interviewed many celebrities including Will Smith, Richard Branson, Bob Mueller, Serena Williams, Michael Phelps and Michael J. Fox. Mark has published two books: “What’s up with your Handshake?” and “The Art of Business Seduction” and regularly appears as an expert guest on NBC’s Today Show, Fox Business and BBC News.
Main Stage: 9.30am, 13.50pm, 16.50pm
Deborah is a highly successful business woman and one of the most popular and longest standing investors on the BBC’s Dragons' Den. At 19 Deborah launched her own glass and ceramics export company straight out of Business College and now has several successful businesses in the leisure and retail sector under her belt. Dragons’ Den further led her to invest and advise in all manner of businesses, leading to a wide ranging portfolio across a variety of sectors. Deborah supports ethical, fair practice both in business and in life, she’s actively involved in the WWF, Tusk Trust and the Marine Conservation Society. She speaks on topics such as leadership, change management and entrepreneurship.
Main Stage: 15.20pm