Roger Harrop has spent over 25 years leading international businesses, including a plc, which puts him in a unique position to deal with present-day business challenges. Based in Oxford in the UK, he’s an international business growth speaker who inspires & entertains audiences with his acclaimed Staying in the Helicopter® programmes. Over 20,000CEOs, business leaders and others in 40 countries have achieved transformational change through his thought-provoking, entertaining talks laced with real-life stories & humour. Roger is also an author, business advisor, mentor, consultant & independent director. He spent seven years as Group Chief Executive of a FTSE quoted, high-tech industrial group with 12 sites across 4 continents. Two business schools have used it as a benchmark case study on culture change & business re-engineering. Roger has tutored on a leading leadership and teambuilding programme for over 25 years. He’s a keen windsurfer, mountain biker & classic car enthusiast.