November 12, 2019  | London

Breakaway CEO

The Breakaway community is united by a shared purpose to achieve breakthrough performance. The Breakaway Summit is a gathering point for the community to acquire new strategies, skills, and perspectives that can transform their organizations, while building the peer relationships that make them more effective leaders.

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November 12 - Tuesday

8:00 am

Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:50 am

Welcome remarks

9:00 am

TALENT Keynote: Diversity, Recruitment & Retention

9:20 am

TALENT Member Panel: Diversity, Recruitment & Retention

9:50 am

TALENT Workshop: Diversity, Recruitment & Retention

Furthering the theme, members will build on the conversation and work through a particular problem set in a workshop led by a dedicated facilitator.

10:30 am

Morning Networking Break

11:00 am

MARKETS Keynote: Macroeconomics, Brexit and Building Strategic Flexibility into Leadership

11:20 am

MARKETS Member Panel: Leading through Crisis and Planning for the Unexpected

11:50 am

MARKETS Workshop: Leading through Crisis and Planning for the Unexpected

Furthering the theme, members will build on the conversation and work through a particular problem set in a workshop led by a dedicated facilitator.

12:30 pm

Networking Lunch

1:30 pm

INNOVATION Keynote: Technology, Process & Culture

1:50 pm

INNOVATION Member Panel: The Future of Work & the Modern Workplace

2:20 pm

INNOVATION Workshop: Technology, Process & Culture

Furthering the theme, members will build on the conversation and work through a particular problem set in a workshop led by a dedicated facilitator.

3:00 pm

Afternoon Networking Break

3:30 pm

GROWTH Keynote: Digitization, Regulation & Relationships

3:50 pm

GROWTH Member Panel: Scaling Up through Digitization, Regulation & Relationships

4:20 pm

GROWTH Workshop: Digitization, Regulation & Relationships

Furthering the theme, members will build on the conversation and work through a particular problem set in a workshop led by a dedicated facilitator.

5:00 pm

Closing Cocktail Reception

Jo Malone on Tapping Into Your Determination
Dayne Turbitt on Diversity, Recruitment, & Retention
Markets: In Conversation with Martin Gilbert

Past Speakers

Members include

Mohamad Ali

President & CEO Carbonite

Nadir Ali

CEO Inpixon

Keith Alper

CEO Nitrous Effect

Nicole Anasenes

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer Squarespace

Alvaro Baltodano

CEO Integra Group

Nikki Barua

CEO Beyond Curious

Gregory Bedrosian

Managing Partner & CEO Drake Star Partners

David Berg

President & Founder Redirect Health

Joe Bergera

President & CEO Iteris

Rob Bernshteyn

CEO & Board Chairman Coupa Software

David Blatt

CEO CapStack Partners

Paul Buccieri

President A+E Networks Group

Andy Buyting

Founder & CEO Carle Publishing

Tammy Camp

CEO and Founder Stronghold

Jim Cantrell

CEO & Co-Founder Vector Launch Inc.

Michael Capasso

Founder & President C.A.C. Industries, Inc.

Keith Cargill

President & CEO Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc.

Chase Carlson

President & CEO Pioneer Building Services

Scott Cattran

President & CEO Woolpert, Inc.

James Citron

CEO Pledgeling

Alan Colberg

President & CEO Assurant Inc.

Jim Continenza

Chairman & CEO Vivial

Anil Dash

CEO Glitch

Claudio Del Vecchio

Chairman & CEO Brooks Brothers Group, Inc.

Daniel Dines

Co-Founder & CEO Uipath, Inc.

Richard Edelman

President & CEO Edelman

Joseph Fichera

CEO Saber Partners, LLC

Andrew Field

Founder and CEO PFL

William Foster

President BioWorks

Louis Gagnon

CEO Total Brain

Brian Garish

President Banfield Pet Hospital

Andrew Glincher

Managing Partner & CEO Nixon Peabody

Brett Goldberg

Co-CEO & Co-Founder TickPick

Kara Goldin

Founder & CEO hint Inc.

Steve Grandfield

President and Chief Executive Officer Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska

Tim Hamilton

Founder and CEO Praxent

Michael Hanson

President & CEO Massachusetts Credit Union Share Insurance Corporation (MSIC)

Adolfo Hernandez


Yuri Horwitz

CEO Sol Systems

Diane Hoskins

Co-CEO Gensler

Christine Hunsicker

CEO CaaStle

Y-Vonne Hutchinson

Founder and CEO ReadySet

Louis Jacobs

Co-CEO Delaware North

Brooke Jennings

Founder and CEO Hygia Pharmaceuticals

Nuno Job

Co-Founder and CEO YLD Group

Walter Johnsen

Chairman & CEO Acme United Corporation

Jay Kaplan

Co-Founder & CEO Synack

Michael Kempner

Founder & CEO MWWPR

Floyd Kephart

Chairman The Renaissance Companies

Colin Lawson

Founder Equilibrium Asset Management

Claude LeBlanc

President & CEO Ambac Financial Group, Inc.

Adam Levin

Chairman and Founder CyberScout

Jamie Kern Lima

Co-Founder & Co-CEO IT Cosmetics

Christine Lin

CEO Cambridge Network

Frank Longobardi

CEO CohnReznick

Elliot Luchansky

CEO Insynq CloudRunner

Sam Luft

CEO Mel Global Advisors

Bradley Lukanic

CEO CannonDesign

Ken Makovsky

President & CEO Makovsky

Rohan Malhotra

CEO Roadzen Inc.

Harvey Mallement

Founder Emeritus Harvest Partners

Philip Martin

Founder and CEO Censible

Avner Mendelson

CEO Bank Leumi

Kathryn Minshew

CEO & Founder The Muse

Meir Moalem

Managing Director & CEO Sky and Space Global

Alex Moazed

Founder & CEO Applico

Shawn Mobley

CEO, Americas Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.

Chris Moore

Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer Massey Quick Simon

Rosanna Myers

Co-Founder & CEO Carbon Robotics

Scott Nash

Founder and CEO MOM's Organic Market

Marc Olivie

President & CEO W.C. Bradley Co.

Steve Papermaster

Chief Executive Officer & Chairman Nano

Mehul Patel

CEO Hired

Christopher Paucek

Co-founder and CEO 2U, Inc.

Todd R. Pedersen

Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO Vivint Smart Home

Russell Perry

Founder & CEO kompany

Richard Plotka

CEO Appatura

Matthew Prince

CEO Cloudflare

Peter Rahal

Co-Founder RXBAR

Sergio Retamal

CEO and Founder Global4PL

Bruce Richards

Chief Executive Officer & Chairman Marathon Asset Management, L.P.

Gaynor Rigby

Managing Partner Equilibrium Asset Management LLP

Matthew Rizai

Chairman & CEO Workiva Inc.

David Roberts

President and CEO Verra Mobility

Chad Roffers

Chairman Concierge Auctions

David Rosenthal

Former CEO, Atidan VP and GM, Razor Technology, LLC

Katica Roy

CEO & Founder Pipeline Equity

Patty Sachs

President OMD East

Josh Sapan

President & CEO AMC Networks

Ed Scheetz

CEO The Scheetz Group

Stan Schneider

CEO Real-Time Innovations (RTI)

Ken Seddon

CEO LOT Network

Rebecca Shanahan

CEO Avella Specialty Pharmacy

Mihir Shukla

CEO and Co-Founder Automation Anywhere

Jay Sidhu

Chairman & CEO Customers Bancorp, Inc. and Customers Bank

David Sipes

COO RingCentral, Inc.

Alan Slatas

Managing Director Galt & Company

Rich Sorota

President & CEO Ranir

KR Sridhar

Founder, Chairman & CEO Bloom Energy Corporation

Dr. Ellen Stang

Founder, President & CEO ProgenyHealth

Marquise Stillwell

Founder & Principal Openbox

Anjali Sud

CEO Vimeo

Vijay Tella

CEO & Co-Founder Workato Inc

Benjamin Thompson

President and CEO Fiera Capital

Greg Thompson

President and CEO White Energy Inc

Adam Warby

CEO Avanade Inc.

Lisa W. Wardell

President and CEO Adtalem Global Education

Isa Watson

Founder & CEO Squad

Scott Wells

CEO Clear Channel Outdoor America

Rosa Whitaker

President & CEO The Whitaker Group

Christopher White

Founder and CEO The Sneakers Agency

Paul Witkay

Founder & CEO Alliance of Chief Executives

Gregory Woods

CEO AstroNova, Inc.

Laila Worrell

CEO Altran North America

Dr. Phillip Yoo

Founder & President 21st Century Laserstem Pain & Regenerative Medicine Institute

Mary Ellen Zellerbach

Managing Director Martin Investment Management, LLC


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