Profile

Dr Alice Maynard CBE is a highly accomplished senior executive with a wealth of experience operating at board level in a variety of executive, non executive and consulting roles in complex organisations.

She is also an expert in helping organisations balance the economic benefit, resource management and ethical drivers of governance, inclusion and strategy from the top down.

Her exceptional communication skills and ability to inspire a wide range of audiences is pivotal to her success in effecting change. Her confident, understated leadership style enables her to engage people with or without formal authority in a way that engenders an environment of openness, transparency and accountability.

A natural facilitator, Alice takes a win-win approach that has enabled her successfully to bring about transformational change in diverse organisations.

Her achievements include:

  • Winner of the ‘Best NED in the Not-For-Profit category at the Non Executive Director 2014 Awards in London
  • Listed in the Cranfield School of Management’s The Female FTSE Board Report: 100 Women to Watch in 2014 
  • Awarded an honorary degree from the University of York, 25 January 2014
  • Finalist in two categories (‘Turnover over £60 Million’ and ‘Public and Third Sector’) at the Institute of Directors South East Director of the Year awards 2013
  • Finalist in the Institute of Directors South East Director of the Year awards 2011
  • ‘Opera’ leadership award from Ashridge ‘Ordinary People Extraordinary Results Achieved ‘for her impact on the transport industry
  • Chartered Director (Institute of Directors)
  • Executive Doctorate (DBA) from Cranfield University
  • MBA from Ashridge
  • BA (Hons) from York University

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