The Prince’s Seeing is Believing Programme Report 2013

The Prince’s Seeing is Believing Programme Report 2013
The Prince’s Seeing is Believing programme is about closing the gap between the boardroom and communities. This report highlights the achievements of 2013 and the programme for 2014

Business leaders, working together, can so often come up with real, practical solutions in a way which has eluded the rest of us.

- HRH The Prince of Wales,
President of BITC
Established in 1990 by HRH The Prince of Wales, The Prince’s Seeing is Believing programme is designed to engage and challenge senior business leaders by giving them real-life insight into some of the most challenging and complex social and environmental issues.

Hear from the leaders of the 2013 programme about their Seeing is Believing experiences and the actions taken as a result:

National visit leaders

  • Simon Roberts, Managing Director, Health & Beauty UK and ROI, Alliance Boot

  • Adrian Joseph, Director, Search Advertising, Northern & Central Europe, Google

  • David Harris, Co-CEO, Hogan Lovells LLP

  • Stephen Leonard, Chairman, IBM UK

  • Sara Weller, Non-Executive Director, Lloyds Banking Group

Local visit leaders

  • Fiona Gibson, Managing Director North West, Accenture

  • Andrew Bacon, Regional Director East Midlands

  • Stephen Bourne, President, Cambridge University Press

  • Heather Ashton, Group Director of Finance & Corporate Service, Fabrick Housing Working families

  • Phil Cotton, Senior Partner KPMG Blue

  • David Richardson, Regional Managing Director, Midlands, East and South West, Lloyds Banking Group

  • Tony Walker, Deputy Managing Director, Toyota Motor Manufacturing

  • Huw Davies, Chief Financial Officer, Wates

The report also outlines the Seeing is Believing visits planned for 2014 and lists the community organisations that contribute insight and sharing best practice.

Download the report or view the online publication.

Key findings