Leaders in Lockdown: Inside Stories of COVID-19 and the New World of Business

  • 2h 53m
  • Atholl Duncan
  • LID Publishing Ltd
  • 2020

Leaders in Lockdown is a unique insight from the women and men who were on the front line of leading the business world’s fight against COVID-19. From New York to Singapore to Hong Kong to the City of London, it captures a remarkable moment in time – when the global economy was brought to a shuddering halt in the struggle to contain a deadly pandemic. These first-hand accounts of 100 days of lockdown tell stories of leadership in a crisis. They also share the wisdom of some of the world’s most thoughtful business leaders as they predict how the world will change because of COVID-19.

About the Author

Atholl Duncan is the chairman of Black Isle Group, a leadership development and performance business based in London which works with leaders of many of the world’s best-known companies to change behaviours and deliver results. Atholl is also Chairman of UK Coaching, working with national bodies in sport and is the Chairman of the Scottish Salmon Producers Organization and a Non-Executive Director of the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

In this Book

  • In the Beginning
  • Lockdown
  • Marian Salzman, Senior Vice President, Global Communications, Philip Morris International
  • Leena Nair, Chief HR Officer, Unilever
  • Osvald Bjelland, CEO and Founder, Xynteo
  • Mark Thompson, President and CEO, The New York Times
  • Nupur Singh Mallick, Group Chief Human Resources Officer, Tata Group
  • George Hongchoy, CEO, Link Asset Management
  • Richard Bevan, CEO, League Managers Association
  • Pocket Sun, Venture Capitalist and Co-founder, SoGal
  • Sacha Romanovitch, CEO, Fair4All Finance and Former CEO, Grant Thornton
  • Sir Brian Souter, Founder of Stagecoach, Entrepreneur, Investor and Philanthropist
  • Vivienne Artz, President, Women in Banking and Finance and Chief Privacy Officer, Refinitiv
  • Ho Kwon Ping, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, Banyan Tree Holdings
  • Alison Martin, CEO EMEA, Zurich Insurance Group
  • Gary Liu, CEO, South China Morning Post
  • General Stan McChrystal, Joint Special Operations Commander in Iraq and Afghanistan
  • Charlotte St Martin, President, The Broadway League; Alasdair Nichol, Chairman, Freeman’s Auction House; and Andrea Murad, Financial Journalist
  • Sir David Behan, Executive Chairman, HC-One
  • Clement Kwok, CEO, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels
  • Christian Lanng, CEO, Tradeshift
  • Martin Gilbert, Founder, Aberdeen Asset Management; Chairman, Revolut; Chairman, Toscafund and NED Glencore
  • Mike Cherry, CEO, WH Mason and Chairman, Federation of Small Businesses in the UK
  • Li Tong, CEO, Keenon Robotics
  • Will Ahmed, Co-founder and CEO, WHOOP
  • Sally Osman, Former Director of Royal Communications, the Royal Family
  • Derek Deasy, Professor of Organizational Behaviour, INSEAD
  • Pinky Lilani CBE DL, Entrepreneur, Food Guru and Kindness Campaigner
  • Leadership Learnings
  • The New World of Business