Thought Leadership

Shaun Kingsbury CBE, Entrepreneur

06 May 2019

Shaun Kingsbury CBE, Entrepreneur

School for CEOs prepare business leaders for senior roles - purposefully, pragmatically and personally. We do this by discussing the unique insights of our Faculty of over 90 senior leaders at our programmes, who share their personal experiences and challenges as CEOs, Non-Executive Directors and Chairs.

This podcast is designed to share some of those stories with you, inviting a diverse range of speakers from CEOs of some of the UK's most successful businesses, to elite sportspeople and military leaders. Episodes are released on the first Monday of each month.

Earlier episodes have featured School for CEOs Managing Partner, David Sole, CEO of Metro Bank, Craig Donaldson, Inclusion & Diversity specialist Sue Pascoe and former Royal Marines Officers Peter MacDonald and Martin Smith CB MBE. Today we are delighted to share our fifth episode, featuring Faculty member...

Shaun Kingsbury's leadership journey begins in Belfast, where he learnt the power of persistence. An entrepreneur who is 'attracted to things most sensible people would run away from', Shaun shares some important lessons that he has garnered from his experiences working on a number of ground-breaking projects in renewables and sustainable finance, including his role as Chief Executive Officer of the UK Green Investment Bank, which he led from its inception up to its sale in 2017 for £2.3 billion. We also asked Shaun what he felt the biggest developments will be in his sector over the next five years.

You can also listen to this episode on Spotify or iTunes.