Leadership: On the pitch and in the boardroom, with keynote speaker David Sole OBE

David Sole OBE will be sharing his expertise on building winning teams, both on the pitch and in the boardroom at this networking and business social event on 3rd March.

Leadership: On the pitch and in the boardroom, with keynote speaker David Sole OBE

About Leadership: On the pitch and in the boardroom, with keynote speaker David Sole OBE

A networking and business social event by Causeway Ireland Scotland Business Exchange, in partnership with AM Bid and sponsored by Johnston Carmichael.

David Sole OBE won 44 caps for the Scotland national rugby team and 3 caps for the British & Irish Lions. He captained Scotland 25 times, leading them to the 1990 Grand Slam and the Semi Final of the Rugby World Cup in 1991. He was awarded the OBE for Services to Rugby Football in 1993.

David graduated from Exeter University with a BA Hons in Economics and Agricultural Economics, following which he enjoyed a successful career at United Distillers and Diageo working in global operations. Since leaving Diageo at the end of 2000, he has become an established executive coach and in 2011, he co-founded the School for CEOs, where he is Managing Partner.

David has extensive experience of working with Boards both as an Executive Coach and also as a facilitator. He was appointed Non-Executive Chairman of AM Bid in 2017 and joined the Board of Trustees at Worldwide Cancer Research in 2018.

At this event, David will be sharing his expertise on building winning teams, both on the pitch and in the boardroom, with a particular focus on the transferable skills and learnings for business leaders. In this 30th anniversary year of the famous 1990 Grand Slam winning Scotland rugby team captained by David, he will also discuss the 2020 six nations tournament, with particular focus on Scotland and Ireland’s recent performances and forthcoming fixtures. There will also be time for an audience Q&A with David before the event closes.

Whether you are a full time business leader, a member of a team or an entrepreneur you are invited and encouraged to attend this informative event. Not only will you gain valuable insight from an expert in leadership, it will also offer you the opportunity to network and meet new business contacts.

This event is in very high demand and ticket numbers are limited so please book now to avoid disappointment. Purchased tickets will include entry to the event, a welcome drink (glass of wine or soft drink) and canapes served 6pm to 6.30pm, so please arrive promptly.

The Centenary Suite, BT Murrayfield Stadium

Event Running Order

6.00pm-6.30pm: Welcome Drinks / Canapes / Networking

6.30pm: Welcome from Causeway Ireland Scotland Business Exchange

6.35pm: Welcome from Event Partner David Gray, AM Bid

6.40pm: Keynote Speaker: David Sole OBE on Building a Winning Team, and Key Coaching Learnings for Business Leaders (including thoughts / observations / learnings on the 6 Nations, particularly Scotland and Ireland’s first 3 performances and forthcoming final 2 matches)

7.00pm: Audience Q&A with David Sole OBE

7.15pm – 8.00pm: Networking (with cash bar)

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