Stuart Lancaster: Lessons in Leadership

A key member of the coaching staff of the all-conquering Leinster Rugby, Stuart Lancaster brings a fascinating insight into the mechanics of successful teams. Representing Wakefield and Leeds Tykes as a player, injury curtailed his career at 30.

As a coach, he has truly excelled. Beginning with the Leeds Tykes Academy, he swiftly graduated to the senior side before entering the England setup. There, he began as Elite Director of Rugby, before becoming head coach of England Saxons, the second string, and eventually serving for four years as the head coach of England Rugby. He joined Leinster in 2016.

With extensive experience in leadership, coaching, and management, Stuart has learned many lessons at the sharp end of professional sport that are applicable to any business. A selection of his insights are:

Building high-performance teams for the long-term
Lessons learned in leadership
Creating a strong culture and identity
Learning from failure and building resilience
Building credibility

All-Encompassing Event Programme

Stuart Lancaster will delve further into building and leading high performing teams at Pendulum Summit in Dublin this January, alongside a host of other visionary speakers. To learn more, see our outstanding Event Programme. Places are limited and guaranteed to sell-out, so don’t miss the boat; book today.