A six-day programme over six months, designed to build individual profile, technical & soft skills, strategic perspectives and confidence in senior marketers aiming for the C-Suite.
Aiming to increase the number of marketers achieving c-suite status, the course is made up of three, two-day sessions delivered over six months. Each day is focused on a core marketing subject, offering insights and debate from industry experts.
You will explore key contemporary challenges that will have a profound impact on both the industry and your career. At the end of the Leaders programme, candidates compile a report suitable for tabling at a major industry event or conference. Topics chosen by previous candidates include millennial investors, digital disruptors and financial illiteracy. Even after graduation candidates are coached and supported as they continue to build their personal profiles.
Tackle contemporary industry challenges
Personal profile development for thought leadership recognition
Compilation of a report to table at an industry event
Who is this for?
Heads of marketing, Directors and those in wider marketing leadership roles.
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…
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 Leaders
The Marketers' Forum
“The Leaders programme provides the skills and awareness, essential for future marketing leaders to elevate themselves to become trusted strategic advisers for senior colleagues and peers alike.”
St. James’s Place Wealth Management
“The leaders course was challenging, confidence building and commercially oriented. It was packed with high quality, practical, personal and professional development tools and ideas. The course has given me the confidence and belief to help me take my marketing career to the next level, a more strategic mindset and a practical assessment completed to take back into the business. I particularly enjoyed spending the day learning from world renowned marketing guru and author, PR Smith. I also met a dynamic network and community of like-minded senior marketing peers. The best marketing course I have attended in the last 20 years!”
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 Future Leaders programme develops commercial acumen, strategic thinking and planning skills as well as building out the soft skills to present, influence and negotiate with senior stakeholders within the marketers business.
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.