Inspirational Black Leaders

  • Tuesday 27th October
  • 3.00pm - 5.00pm
  • Open to students

The Career Development Service has brought together a panel of inspirational black leaders from sector leading organisations to share unique stories about their journey to leadership positions

  • Be inspired and motivated by their struggles and successes as they share their top tips for career success
  • Learn about employment opportunities in organisations who recognise the value of and who are committed to recruiting from a diverse background.
  • Ask questions to panel members on anything related to careers, leadership and employability. Questions can be posed directly, or via the chat function on Microsoft Teams

This is a unique opportunity for black students from the University of Leicester as part of Black History Month.


  • American Express
  • Bright Network
  • Cognizant
  • Enterprise-Rent-A-Car
  • GSK
  • Sky
  • Tesco

University of Leicester Alumni

  • Linda Kasonde, Commonwealth Lawyers Association
  • Michelle Codrington-Rogers, President of NASUWT

Book your space via MyCareers