Jeremy Schwartz is an inspiring speaker and ‘superstar’ storyteller who shares his CEO & MD expertise from the world class consumer and retail companies – L’Oréal, The Body Shop, Coca-Cola and Pandora.
An expert in the winning ways of world class companies, Jeremy unlocks their secrets of organisational mindsets, speed of decision making, slicing through silos and digital transformation. These are popular subjects with clients as Jeremy shares first hand experiences where he pioneered these in his roles worldwide.
Topics include organisational mindsets of market leaders, profiting from sustainability and purpose and innovating consumer focused cultures.
Jeremy’s leadership roles created huge value fast. Each has generated more than $5bn in shareholder value in just 24 months.
Within his talks, he shared how companies must ‘innovate the way we work’ to get superior results, not just innovate what is sold.
Contact Great British Speakers today to book CEO Storyteller, Motivational Business Speaker Jeremy Schwartz for your next corporate event.
JEREMY SCHWARTZ – SUSTAINABILITY
Jeremy is an authority on sustainability, a reputation established by his roles as CEO of The Body Shop, Chairman of Kantar’s Sustainability Transformation practice and host of Saving Tomorrows Planet podcast. He shares real life stories of profiting from sustainability, setting stretching environmental goals, securing stakeholder buy-in, innovating sustainably without compromising profitability and reporting without greenwashing.
JEREMY SCHWARTZ – PRESENTATION STYLE
Jeremy’s content is rich in TikTok reels and videos, so there is no death by PowerPoint with him. Every speech, masterclass and workshop are personalized to the client and the message they wish to deliver, and his probing questions in the scoping call gets to the heart of every event to give clear actionable insights for every audience.
JEREMY SCHWARTZ – SPEAKING TOPICS
1 Make your purpose count
Are you struggling to create a memorable purpose and see it align, inspire and mobilize your employees?
Employees, consumers and investors want to engage companies with an inspiring, authentic purpose that guides their actions. Jeremy shares how, from his own CEO experience, to become a sustainable company who makes their purpose count every day to drive spectacular results.
2 Profit from Sustainability
Do you want to know how your company can take a leadership role, mobilize employees, engage investors and create new profitable business models that can contribute to saving the planet?
All too often the sustainability debate focuses solely on cost. Jeremy’s challenges this with a CEO’s P&L vision and shows how to identify opportunities to innovate sustainably and profitably.
3 Innovate to Inspire Consumers
Can your business benefit from a deeper understanding of your consumers and customers?
The empowered and fickle consumer has made growing market share a tougher battle than ever before. Be inspired from the extensive experience and unique techniques to reach out, listen and act on consumer insights that have led to multibillion euro innovations and growth results.
4 Mindset Makes Culture
Do you want to create a company culture that will make you world class, but not sure how?
An open, curious growth mindset underpins great cultures. Experience and learn from Jeremy’s important approach to nurture authentic, modern, world class cultures one-mindset-at-a-time.
5 Everyone’s a Leader Now
Do you feel the command-and-control models and hierarchical decision making remains insufficient as a leadership model for our hyper fast-moving and Gen X environment?
Everyone’s a leader now brings fresh ways to mobilize talent across all organisation levels, elevate contributions from a diversity of employees and empower and challenge them to show leadership behaviours too.
6 Slice Through Silos
Can you see how silo working across functions and teams undermines high performance output?
Find out how to rapidly craft structures and embrace new ways of working that slice through silos and liberate teams to collaborate in seamless ways. Learn to compress decision-making timelines and accelerate speed-to-market to beat the competition and grow faster.
JEREMY SCHWARTZ – AUTHOR
As for 2023, Jeremy working on two books:
Act Fast & Get Things Done takes learnings from turnarounds, tech companies and emergencies to give the tools we can all use in business to act faster.
Cut the Marketing Bullshit, 11 marketing fundamentals for business leaders goes back to the core of marketing to secure better results in this digital age.
In his private life, Jeremy is married with three Gen Z sons who are his personal advisors on what their generation needs. He is a driven by fitness being an accomplished mountaineer, cyclist and fundraiser as founding trustee for the Against Malaria Foundation.
Jeremy’s speech was truly inspiring. His global experience was very evident, which led to informed insight and practical tools to break through organisational barriers – Julie Ennis, CEO UK & Ireland Sodexo
Some business leaders are cynical about sustainability and Jeremy’s passion about its profitability positively challenged these views. – Peter Frankl Casnik Finance
His ability to communicate the unvarnished truth about a business with charm and insightfulness, accelerated progress around our key decisions by 12 months at least – Charles Trevail, CEO Interbrand
Jeremy’s speech was 10 out of 10. Insightful and thought provoking with a conversational Q&A that gave the audience confidence to ask questions and learn more. Jo Taylor, Manager, CEOs North East