A six-day programme spread over six months designed for emerging leaders and aspiring investment marketers to prepare for future leadership roles and c-suite roles.
The Future Leaders programme develops commercial acumen, strategic thinking and planning skills as well as the soft skills to present, influence and negotiate with senior stakeholders.
Spread across five, intensive one-day sessions, each day is focused on a core marketing subject chosen following extensive research from within the industry. This CIM recognised certification is delivered using a combination of one-day workshops, webinars, online resource, accountability groups and 1:1 coaching. The roundtable style sessions provide a demanding, valuable learning environment where each delegate is expected and encouraged to contribute.
The ultimate goal is to become an influential senior marketer in the investment management industry.
Improve soft skills and leadership style
Increased commercial acumen and stakeholder management
Advanced strategic thinking and planning abilities
Who is this for?
For marketers with 8-12 years’ experience, senior managers and heads of team.
Interested in finding out more?
Meet your instructors
Charlie is hugely experienced in financial learning and development, including running Schroders' Learning & Development department. He works closely with Quentin across the Academy, Future Leaders and Leadership courses, facilitating, developing and evolving the course content.
PR Smith is an international speaker, integrated digital marketer, author (6 books in 8 languages) and founder of SOSTAC® Planning system, voted in the Top 3 business models worldwide by the Chartered Institute of Marketing’s Centenary Poll and now adopted…
Quentin is an award-winning marketer with more than 25 years' experience. Developing White Marble Learning's suite of courses and programmes, he brings his skills and experience of being a coach, facilitator, mentor, trainer and consultant to develop the unique format…
Farley is a C-Suite coach accredited at Masters level in executive coaching. He branched out of financial services around six years ago to work with business leaders and their teams across a wide range of sectors, from cutting-edge fintech to old-school print…
The Leaders programme is designed to build individual profile, skills & confidence in senior marketers aiming for the c-suite, providing development across technical skills, soft skills and strategic perspectives in an exclusive group.
The Academy provides a five-day training and development programme for marketing professionals typically with 3-5 years’ experience to develop key industry specific skills across the marketing mix and introduce a toolkit of soft skills to aid development.
The Induction is a four half-day introduction course to marketing in the investment industry. Perfect for fast tracking those new to the industry, it provides learning and development, as well as an opportunity to begin building a network of peers within the industry.
Think your team could benefit from this course? We are able to deliver this course, or even specific versions of our courses, to groups as and when required. Find out how we can tailor our programmes to your needs.
Testimonials for Future Leaders
“Some really interesting insights into leadership and how we can continue to develop our leadership skills throughout our careers.”
Royal London Asset Management
“Think I have obtained useful knowledge to understand different management styles and if I become a manager one day make me a better manager from what I’ve learned.”
“Being more thoughtful of how to handle board-level meetings/key asks/language to use. Hugely valuable insight.”