As part of the celebrations for 2012 Queen’s Award winners, Gillian Secrett (CEO, The Møller Centre) and Mark Carberry (Global Programme Director, Møller Centre Executive Education) attended a reception at Buckingham Palace.
Royal invite for Møller Centre Executive Education team
They both had the opportunity to talk with members of the Royal family including Her Majesty the Queen, HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, HRH The Earl of Wessex and network with other Queen’s award winners as well as Business Secretary Vince Cable.
The Møller Centre, based at ChurchillCollege,University of Cambridge was awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade for outstanding achievement over the last three years delivering Executive Education. The Centre offers world class facilities and educational programmes delivered to a wide range of clients in the corporate, public and professional service sectors under the Royal Charter of Churchill College. Today, over 40% of clients are from overseas markets, with earnings from Executive Education increasing by 90% last year.
The quality and proven success of the programmes, combine academic and practitioner-based learning for international business leaders particularly in the corporate, banking and healthcare sectors.
Gillian Secrett, CEO of The Møller Centre commented: “We were delighted and honored to be present at the reception and to have the opportunity to talk with members of the Royal family who were very encouraging of the impact of our work in the international arena”.
The Møller Institute at Churchill College in the University of Cambridge provides space and context for the development of current and future leaders in government, industry, academia and civil society.