Chris Hirst is Global CEO for Havas Creative Network, a multi-disciplinary marketing services network. He was previously CEO at advertising agency Grey London. Once an engineering graduate working in a glass factory, his career path has taken him to the boardroom via Harvard Business School. Named in 2018's Evening Standard Power 1000 list and ranked one of the industry's most influential CEOs, Chris is a regular commentator in national press including BBC News, The Politics Show, Evening Standard, CNBC, Financial Times and Sky News. Follow him on Twitter @chrishirst.
A punchy, plainly written guide, offering a readable and enlightened view of what leaders do and how they should do it * Financial Times * A new rubric on leadership * Evening Standard * A brilliant set of leadership tools that will help you succeed whatever your goal. -- Sir Clive Woodward Gets to the point of crucial leadership challenges in a simple and engaging way - it's rare to find a book that does this so beautifully. Yes, it's no bullshit, but it's also really elegant in its directness and uses beautiful stories to illustrate the points -- Business Book of the Year Judges