The Leadership Symposium

Presented by Jeremy Thompson and Anna Botting from SKY News
Planned and Organised by Paul Monk and the MonkeyBusiness Foundation

Speakers include:

Alison Horner
Chief People Officer, Tesco

Dave Cheesewright
Presidents and CEO, Walmart International

Allan Leighton
Chairman, Co-op

Lord Mark Price
Minister of State for Trade and Investment

Start Up/ Challenge Culture Panel

Andrew Hawes
Founder of Newton

The Grocer’s Top New Talent Panel

Aaron Ramsey
Midfielder for Arsenal

Hannah Cockcroft MBE
5 x Gold Paralympian – British Wheelchair racer

Andrew Higginson
Chairman, Morrisons and President of GroceryAid

Nick Claridge
Partner, Odgers Berndtson

MICHEL ROUX (Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur, OBE)
Selecting canapés, tapas and drinks from various retailers for a networking session at the end of the day


*Please note that there will be no refund provided if you are unable to attend the event.


Please use the booking form below to book places on an exciting new symposium that will compare and contrast Management in Business and Sport as well as celebrate all that is great about the Food and Drink industry.

The symposium will be relevant to management of any level or discipline as a learning and networking forum and attendees will include suppliers and senior commercial management from our key retailers.

All proceeds will go to two charities - GroceryAid and WorKingOptions in Education.

Booking Form

Please click on the title words to reveal the questions to answer

All questions are mandatory, please put "n/a" where a question does not apply.

Company Name

Personal Details

Invoice Address

Tickets £695 + VAT
All proceeds go to GroceryAid & WorkingOptions in Education

If you wish to pay by credit card please contact the Events Team on 01865 823 895

In case of any queries please contact the Monkey Business Events Team on 01865 823 895 or email
All information will be treated as private and confidential