Young MCA Communications Masterclass and Networking
The Young MCA is hosting a communications masterclass followed by networking and refreshments with world class speaking coach Simon Bucknall who will be getting you to focus on speaking with confidence and getting your message across. This event will take place in person, kindly hosted by MCA Member firm Credera at their office in Central London and there will be an opportunity for attendees to network and meet young consultants from across the MCA Membership after the workshop.
As this event is taking place in person, there are a limited number of spaces available, please use your work email when registering for this event.
An award-winning international speaker, Simon helps leaders to achieve greater impact through the spoken word.
In 2017, he placed 2nd out of 30,000+ competing speakers in the Final of the World Championship of Public Speaking, held in Vancouver, Canada.
A full-time speaker, coach and facilitator since 2008, Simon has extensive experience coaching leaders at the highest level – FTSE 100 & Fortune 100 executives, partners in private equity, politicians and academics as well as entrepreneurs, MBAs and leaders in the not-for-profit sector.
Simon is also a long-standing Adjunct Faculty member for Oxford University’s Blavatnik School of Government and a Visiting Fellow in Professional Skills at Cambridge University’s Department of Engineering.
His early career background spans executive headhunting in software & services, FMCG corporate brand strategy consulting plus a stint working in the British Parliament. He has featured as an expert commentator on BBC World News, BBC London Radio, Channel 5 News and on international broadcast radio networks around the world.
In 2018, Simon was the opening speaker for TEDxLondon at the Royal Festival Hall. He was awarded the Freedom of London in 2013 and is the current Chair of the English-Speaking Union’s London Oracy Group, helping young people in schools develop the speaking and listening skills they need to thrive.