Leaders: drive successful
and repeatable new
The single biggest blocker for large companies driving transformative growth is the disconnect between leadership and the teams delivering innovation.
We know that for companies to evolve at the same pace as their industries, they need to harness innovation as a key driver of growth.
For existing and future leaders, this means developing critical new skills and a different mindset.
The Elevate Leadership programme has been designed to equip and prepare key talent for new opportunities to drive growth at the heart of the organization.
Develop Growth Strategy
Use a VC framework to identify & assess macro trends and opportunity signals to develop an actionable growth thesis.
Governance & Funding Growth
Establish new governance and funding models to kill non-viable ideas & accelerate viable ones.
Build a culture that empowers teams to drive growth. Identify capability gaps and develop plans for how to bridge them.
Stephen Rapoport is former VP Disruptive Innovation at Unilever and a Serial Entrepreneur having launched companies like Pact Coffee & Crashpadr (exit to Airbnb).
Ruth Penfold is former CPO at BP Launchpad, Talent Director at Shazam, and an experienced executive coach.
The Elevate Programme is delivered by our experienced faculty of innovation leaders who bring deep knowledge of venture capital, corporate innovation, and startup entrepreneurship.
The faculty will guide you through each stage of your learning journey, offering insights from the frontlines of disruptive innovation.
Zoe Peden is a tech entrepreneur turned VC investor at Ananda Impact Ventures. She’s also Founder at FutureWorldVC and MyChoicePad.
This course has been incredibly informative and allowed me to put structure to very abstract ideas. I feel ready to take any idea through this process and confident that I can test it quickly and adjust as needed.
The programme really challenged a lot of misconceptions I had previously regarding developing a business model. Its innovative style of learning and valuable content allowed us to quickly come up with a solution and move into production.
Better Cities, Engie Australia & New Zealand
Each minute invested in the Aspire Program will save you five minutes wasted time in your business efforts.
Head of Software and IT
I find the Aspire program delivers quality content in a robust and engaging framework that is highly relevant for starting entrepreneurs, established start-ups, and mature businesses seeking to innovate and expand their service or product offerings.
Greater Springfield Alliance
The program was hugely helpful in getting to the “big picture”, as well as understanding the crucial steps to consider in order to succeed with my project.