Navigating Founders Syndrome: a guide to successful succession planning

April 23, 2024
Personal Growth


Founders' syndrome can manifest in various ways, a reluctance to delegate, failure to modernise and an unwillingness to begin creating a succession planning strategy.

In this session, you'll:

  • identify the warning signs of founders syndrome, and how to address these challenges
  • explore the importance of self-awareness and getting out of your own way
  • consider why succession planning is important, and the benefits it offers your business
  • dig into common pain points + how to get started creating a succession plan
  • Q&A

Meet The Expert:

Catherine de la Poer is a leadership coach, with a 20+ year career in senior commercial roles, within the media and recruitment industries. She has extensive experience working in start-ups/ fast growth businesses and generating revenue and profit from scratch.

Catherine was part of the founding team for the multi-million dollar technology start-up, Vibrant Media. She was a key member of its global management team and enjoyed a successful 8-year tenure, growing the European and North American businesses.

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