Phil's experience includes accomplishments in all aspects of warehouse logistics and customer service management for over 30 years, including responsibility for the buying of home entertainment products for three companies including Blockbuster Video for over 20 years.
Since then I’ve keenly explored other industries, chairing the prestigious Champagne Academy in 1992 as well as being a mentor at the Prince’s Trust. For the last five years, I have been MD at The Academy for Chief Executives.
It is from the Academy that ella Forums emerged. ella Forums gives members the greatest experience by offering peer group learning and 1:1 monthly mentoring.
Danny has been CEO of Ella Forums since 2019 and prior to taking on the role he was on Ella’s leadership team and co-chair of one of Ella’s forums. In his corporate life his career was mostly in HR and for a short time in Marketing. His last role was at Panasonic where he worked for 21 years where he had a number of positions including becoming HR Director for Panasonic Europe and for 7 years Global Head of Talent.
Since leaving Panasonic in 2013 Danny has co-authored two books on Talent Management , become an accredited executive coach and a part-time senior lecturer on leadership at Middlesex Business School.
‘ I enjoy my role at Ella as I feel that I can share my experiences of promoting good and effective leadership in the charity sector and in particular both speaking at and attending our groups’
With a career built over 25 years in management and IT consultancy, Amy has worked with a wide range of public and private organisations in the UK and Europe. She’s currently a director at Kalimia Consulting, specialising in business transformation, strategy development, transition planning, service proposition development, marketing and communications.