Sharon Amesu started her career in Law. She was a Criminal Barrister for 16 years with a successful practice across the Northwest. Sharon now runs a Consultancy that supports organisations with Leadership Development and Diversity and Inclusion. Sharon is also an award winning Professional Speaker and speaks at leadership conferences around the country. Sharon is a Founding Fellow of the Society of Leadership Fellows, St George’s House, Windsor Castle and an Honorary Industry Fellow of the University of Salford Business School. Sharon is the Chair of the Greater Manchester Branch of the Institute of Directors.