Sir Richard Branson
Founder, Virgin Group
Conceived in 1970 by Sir Richard Branson, the Virgin Group has gone on to grow successful businesses in sectors including mobile telephony, travel & transportation, financial services, leisure & entertainment and health & wellness. Sir Richard is the world’s most social CEO and the world’s most followed person on LinkedIn. He was awarded a knighthood in 1999 for services to entrepreneurship.
Virgin has created more than 400 branded companies worldwide and employs more than 60,000 people, operating in over 50 countries.
Sir Richard's keynote "Undying Brand Engagement in an Age of Continuous Disruption and Reinvention - A Fireside Chat With Sir Richard Branson" is on Monday, January 16 from 9:00am - 10:00am. To attend his session, you must be registered with a full conference pass.