The Marketing Academy, a highly respected non-profit organization, has selected CMOs and growth leaders who will form the 2024 cohort of their EMEA Fellowship Program. This board level, executive development program, designed exclusively for CMOs, develops the skills to help make the transition to a CEO or broader C- Suite roles.
The 2024 EMEA Program is sponsored by Salesforce and supported by our Knowledge Partners; McKinsey & Company, Marketing Leadership expert Thomas Barta Global Dean of the Program & board level coaching organisation; Wisdom8.
Dieter Kiewell, Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company said “We are excited to continue to support the Fellowship Program on a global scale, with the focus to shape the knowledge curriculum and provide valuable insights from our team of experts on a wide range of transformational growth topics. We have an exceptional and diverse group of CMOs joining us again this year, and we look forward to joining them as they embark on this extraordinary journey, acquiring new CEO capabilities, fostering long-lasting relationships with peers, and further elevating their leadership stature. We are proud and committed to help to develop future leaders and CEOs.“
The Fellowship Program runs in EMEA, US and more recently APAC with a curriculum consisting of three immersive residential events and masterclasses covering all elements of Board stewardship including strategy, corporate finance, organisational health, leading transformational change, operational effectiveness and stakeholder influence. Fellows also benefit from mentoring, enabling them to spend one-on-one time with seasoned Board members and are assigned an Executive Coach for the duration of the program.Sherilyn Shackell, Founder & Global CEO of The Marketing Academy said – ‘This 11th EMEA cohort reflects the extraordinarily high calibre applicants we continue to receive each year. We are thrilled to be working with these exceptional marketing CMOs and growth leaders during 2024.’
The Marketing Academy Fellowship Program has an enviable list of 300 Alumni globally including: Cristina Diezhandino – Global CMO, Diageo, Bob Sherwin – Chief Marketing Officer, Wayfair LCC, Dara Treseder – CMO, Autodesk, Katie Vanneck-Smith – CEO, Hearst UK, Meghan Farren – Managing Director – KFC, Kristof Neirynck – CEO, Avon, Najoh Tita-Reid, Chief Brand & Experience Officer – Mars Petcare.
Fellow Alumni Julie Bramham – Global Marketing Transformation Director/MD Rare at Diageo said “I am still absorbing the brilliance of the Fellowship program. People use the word gamechanger liberally but actually, this is the right word for The Marketing Academy programs.“
THE 2024 FELLOWS ARE:
ALEX ROBERTS, CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, Forest Holidays
AMANDA JOBBINS, GLOBAL CMO, Vodafone
ANNABELLE CORDELLI, SVP BRAND & MARKETING, Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd
ANOUSCHKA ELLIOTT, GLOBAL HEAD OF MARKETING, ASSET MANAGEMENT, Goldman Sachs
ANTONIO BURRELLO, CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER, MSC Cruises S.A.
CAROLINE SCHWIEGER, GENERAL MANAGER PERSONAL CARE DACH, ITALY & SKIN CLEANSING EU, Unilever
CORINNE CHANT, CMO & INNOVATION DIRECTOR GLOBAL BEAUTY BRANDS, PZ Cussons
DAN ELTON, SENIOR CUSTOMER AND MARKETING DIRECTOR, ASOS
GRÁINNE WAFER, GLOBAL DIRECTOR, BEER, BAILEYS AND SMIRNOFF, Diageo
HEATHER HARTRIDGE, DIRECTOR OF MARKETING EXCELLENCE AND INNOVATION, Twinings
JOANNA KALENSKA, GLOBAL HEAD OF MARKETING AND CLIENT EXPERIENCE, HSBC Asset Management
JULIE LABOUREIX, DIRECTOR, EU GENERAL MANAGER FOR TOYS AND SUSTAINABILITY AMBASSADOR, Amazon
MATT BUSHBY, CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER, Rightmove
MEGAN HARRISON, GLOBAL VP MARKETING, St Pierre, Grupo Bimbo
MUNNAWAR CHISHTY, GB MARKETING DIRECTOR, Britvic Plc
OTHMAN BENNIS, GLOBAL CHIEF DIGITAL AND MARKETING OFFICER (CDMO), CONSUMER PRODUCTS DIVISION, L’Oréal
PENNY BROUGH, CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER, UKTV
PIERRE COPPIN, SENIOR DIRECTOR, COMMERCIAL AND GROWTH, SKY
RICHARD BOWDEN, MARKETING DIRECTOR, No7 Beauty Company / Boots UK
RUTH MATHIESON, GLOBAL HEAD OF STRATEGIC MARKETING VEGETABLE SEEDS, Bayer Crop Science
STEPHANIE LOHMANN, SVP & CMO EMEA, Salesforce
SUSANNA FREER EPSTEIN, GLOBAL COMMERCIAL EXCELLENCE STRATEGIC LEADER, Cargill
TOBY HORRY, GLOBAL MARKETING DIRECTOR, TUI Group
TOUFIK CHADLI, CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER, AlSafi Danone
Acceptance on The Marketing Academy Programs in EMEA, US & APAC is merit based and all our Programs are delivered free of charge to the selected cohorts.
The Marketing Academy would not be possible without the support of our global Partners. Our thanks also go to the incredible Mentors, Coaches, Selection Panel and Guest Speakers around the world who donate their time and expertise to The Marketing Academy Programs. For more details, visit https://themarketingacademy.org
The Fellowship Program commences in January and runs for 9 months. More information about The Marketing Academy Fellowship and other Programs can be found via the website https://themarketingacademy.org/