We prepare business leaders for senior roles
What We Do
The alchemy of leadership
With our extensive experience and research into the demands and derailers of leadership roles the School for CEOs can help you unearth the vital few lessons that will enable you to succeed.
Helping senior leaders excel
Established in 2011, School for CEOs is a boutique executive development organisation specialising in CEO development, leadership succession, coaching and team development, executive assessment, and developing inclusive leadership.
What our clients say
“Fascinating sessions offering a perspective completely different to the world you perceive every day.”
Housing and care providerVital Few: Part Two
“We have transformed from 10 individuals into an integrated unit working towards common goals. I credit this remarkable transformation entirely to David’s coaching and feedback, which we will continue to engage to further evolve the team dynamics”
Chief Marketing Officer
Technology Travel BusinessTeam Development
“I enjoyed talking about the transition I need to make to ensure that I become the most effective leader I can be, as this gave me an opportunity to reflect on the past few years that I may have mishandled certain situations”
Civil engineering companyRunway
“David's pragmatic advice and extensive knowledge has been instrumental in my career. His calm demeanour combined with positive challenge gives both clarity and confidence. He is also a great connector of people and generous with his time.”
CFO & COO
Financial Services BusinessCoaching
“A key part for me was the opportunity to build a new internal network and to bond with other people on the course. Starting the night before with a little icebreaker and plenty of opportunity to get to know each other really helped.”
FTSE 50 asset managerRunway
“Hugely positive. Very important messages and areas to concentrate on that get easily forgotten in the day-to-day business but which are the most impactful - that separate leaders from the weeds to focus on the business not in the business.”
CFO & Interim CEO
Asset managerVital Few: Part One
We support organisations across a range of industries and of varying size, from emerging brands to large global organisations.