René’s focus is on inspirational leadership and culture, bound together with a compelling philosophy founded on his own board level experience.
René Carayol is an internationally renowned business guru and media personality. René is a regular broadcaster for the BBC and has presented the influential Pay Off Your Mortgage In 2 Years series, BBC2’s flagship business offering The Money Programme and the critically acclaimed Mind Of A Millionaire and Man From The Met documentaries.
He is the bestselling author of the influential ‘Corporate Voodoo’ and ‘My Voodoo’ books, a frequent voice on Radio 5 Live, a regular fixture reviewing the press on Sky News, a former Non-Executive Director of the Inland Revenue and a former Director of IPC Media and Pepsi. René has provided leadership support to the likes of the Prime Minister's Strategy Unit, the Home Office and McKinsey and Co. In 2004 he was awarded an MBE for outstanding service to the business community.
René‘s career has seen him achieve international recognition for his work with C-suites across the globe; transforming the career and profile of some of the world’s most exciting and emerging business talents, and taking a plethora of iconic corporations on a journey that has transformed their businesses. René’s unrivalled business acumen allows him to chair and address conferences and business summits across the world. He brings real case studies from the leadership frontline, describing both abject failure and winning from the front
His messages are practical, presenting real life experiences with electrifying effect. He both shakes up and inspires his audiences showing them not only what lies within their grasp, but how to keep one step ahead of the chasing pack.