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From Teacher to Influencer

Jeremy Cassell (Former Staff 1986-89)
Jeremy Cassell (Former Staff 1986-89)

Jeremy has enjoyed a varied career.  He has been a teacher, salesman, sales manager and was Head of Learning and Development for L’Oréal and Pepsi in the UK. He started his professional life here at Mount Kelly as an English and History teacher, ran the 1st XI hockey, as well being an assistant housemaster in Conway.

Jeremy is now a business coach, consultant and trainer. He works with senior leaders in law firms who want to present, influence and build business with more confidence and authenticity. He delivers keynotes on presenting, influencing and selling, either virtually or face to face. The majority of his time is spent working in big law firms. This year he has coached three global chairmen, four managing partners and worked with many senior leaders focusing on presenting and influencing.

Outside mainstream work, he has written four book business books. Brilliant Selling has sold 80,000 books, been translated into 14 languages and is out in 3rd edition in December this year. Jeremy's latest book is The Leader’s Guide to presenting. It was voted UK Business Book of the Year in 2018. He has another book out next year on the subject of being an entrepreneur.

Jeremy lives on the south coast, was married for the first time last year, has three teenage children and plays and watches numerous sports including golf, cricket and tennis.


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