Selection panel

The Marketing Academy Logo

Selection Panels

Our UK programmes are sponsored by:

Fellowship Selection Panel

The selection process culminates in a 90 minute face to face interview with 2 members of our selection panel. Each of our 20 panelists volunteer their time to ensure that only the best are ultimately selected for a place in the Scholarship Program.

Here are a few of the panelists. The full line up will announced in August 2018.

  • Jonathan Harper, _Partner - European Head of the Consumer Goods & Services Practice at Spencer Stuart
  • Jane Rankin, Partner at Rankin Dowse
  • Laurence Vallaeys, Director at Warren Partners
  • Lucie Shaw, Head of UK Consumer Practice - Amrop
  • Ian Priest, Global CEO at Grace Blue
  • Richard Sumner, PrincipalConsumer Practice at Korn Ferry

Scholarship Selection Panel

We’d like to thank the following people who are volunteering their time to interview the final shortlist of nominee’s for the Scholarships.

  • Richard Robinson, Managing Partner of Oystercatche...
  • Paul Frampton
  • Steve Walker, Independent Marketing Consultant - T...
  • Craig McCoy, Executive Director - PeopleMetropolit...
  • Ian Priest, Global CEO of Grace Blue
  • Emma Harris, Founder - Glow London
  • Janine Desai, Founder of Outside Partner
  • Gary Booker, Chief MarketingInnovations & Strategy...
  • Sherilyn Shackell, Founder - The Marketing Academy
  • Tom Vick, former Managing Partner - AMV BBDO
  • Gemma Greaves, Chief Executive of The Marketing So...
  • Sairah Ashman, Global COO - Wolff Olins
  • Ruth Mortimer, Director of the Festival of Marketi...
  • Claire Harrison-Church, former VP Marketing/ Custo...
  • Sarah Warby, Chief Growth Officer at Hyperjar
  • Nigel Hunt, Managing Director Brand and Marketing ...
  • Stephen Cheliotis, CEOThe Centre for Brand Analysi...
  • Tony Kypreos, CEO of
  • Chris Duncan, Managing Director for Times Newspape...

Academy People

Featured Fellow

Featured Scholar

Featured Coach


Karen Campbell

Karen Campbell is an award-winning marketing, branding and events professional who runs her own business, Karen Campbell Marketing. Having worked in senior marketing roles for brands…

Read More…

Featured Mentor

The Scholarship – a 9 month, free, part time programme for 30 of the UK’s fastest rising stars in Marketing, Advertising, Media and Communications.

The Fellowship – Equips CMO’s and Marketing Directors with the tools, knowledge and insight to make the move onto Boards and into General Management / MD / CEO roles.

12 month full paid Marketing Apprenticeship for young adults who because of challenging backgrounds, lack qualifications or poor life choices are normally overlooked for this kind of work experience