As change accelerates and sectors converge around the world, nothing is more important than developing the next generation of top leaders who will lead unprecedented transformation.

Ken Banta

Founder and Principal, The Vanguard Group for Leadership

Organizational Transformation

The Vanguard Group for Leadership – led by Ken Banta -supports and counsels CEOs and their teams to build high performance leadership, and to execute transformations that create high performance organizations for the long term. We have deep, extensive, hands-on experience driving major global transformations and turnarounds, with a focus on leadership and building high performance cultures and organizations.

Our team’s track record includes central leadership roles ranging from commercial operations to human resources to governance to marketing and communications. Our combined experience includes leadership in organizations at all stages of evolution, from startup to legacy corporations. Learn more

  • “This really crystalized what matters in terms of a personal development as a leader.”

     

    Cecilia Gonzalo, Managing Director, Essex Woodlands
  • “…The caliber of people, the level of discussion, and exchange between the panelists and the audience was extraordinary.”

    Michael Watras, CEO and Chairman, Straightline
  • “It was not like normal conferences, at the Vanguard Forum, there were real opportunities to discuss and debate the rich content.”

    Vivek Ramaswamy, Founder and CEO of Valor Biotechnology, Inc.

Global Forums

Vanguard Forums are elite, invitation-only, events for leaders from around the world. These candid conversations about real-world issues prepare next generation C-Suite executives to lead complex organizations. Faculty include CEOs and visionary leaders who provide non-textbook learning and stimulate dialog on critical leadership factors. Speakers, sponsors and advisors come from across the global business ecosystem. Learn more

  • “This really crystalized what matters in terms of a personal development as a leader.”

     

    Cecilia Gonzalo, Managing Director, Essex Woodlands
  • “…The caliber of people, the level of discussion, and exchange between the panelists and the audience was extraordinary.”

    Michael Watras, CEO and Chairman, Straightline