Success Story Archive

Our Success Story interviews are designed to provide insights, information and inspiration about getting to and operating in the boardroom.  The webinars below share the experiences of WOB members who are successfully building a portfolio of board roles.

Check our Events Calendar for forthcoming Boardroom Insights Success Story interviews.

Our most recent interviews are available as podcasts - available in most apps. Search for Women on Boards Success Stories podcast and look for the logo. 

Success Story Archive

Celia Pronto - LinkedIn Profile

Read our write-up of our interview with Celia - Balancing an executive career with NED roles 

Vanessa Sharp - LinkedIn Profile

Read our write-up of our interview with Vanessa - Climbing the boardroom ladder step by step

Francesca Ecsery - LinkedIn Profile

Read our write up of our interview with Francesca - How to break into the boardroom

Mandy Calvert - LinkedIn Profile

Read our write up of the webinar with Mandy Calvert - Starting your boardroom career in a new sector

Martha Brass - LinkedIn Profile

Read our write-up of our conversation with Martha > What do you do when you lose out on your ideal non-executive role? 

Monica Chadha - LinkedIn Profile

Read our write up of our conversation with Monica > How board recruitment really works 

Lisa Tennant -  LinkedIn Profile

Read the write-up of our interview with Lisa - Taking an entrepreneurial approach to a NED career 

Karen Finlayson -  Linkedin Profile


Jacqui Ferguson - Linkedin Profile

Sophie O' Connor - Linkedin Profile

Camilla Poulton - Linkedin Profile

Maria Darby-Walker - Linkedin Profile


Eilish Jamieson - Linkedin Profile


Sarah Laessig - Linkedin Profile

Sue Webster - Linkedin Profile

Angela Henderson - Linkedin Profile

Pauline Egan - Linkedin Profile

Success Stories and Other WOB Clips

Lisa Renals, Oracle - joining the board of South Hill Park Arts Centre

Annette Pendry, Oracle - becoming a Trustee of Smart Works

Vicky Harris - joining a charity board as a Trustee

Sue Campbell discusses UK Sports Boards

UK Sports Boards - Questions

Start-up and SME Boards

Claire Braund discussing 2014 Sports Boards