Hon. Prof. Kevin Morley
Former Managing Director of the Rover Group, Marketing Authority & Entrepreneur
Kevin Morley is a gifted and accomplished communicator and motivator, his understanding of integrated communications, and the driving forces within the market, enabled him to achieve a remarkable turn-around in the fortunes of the Rover Car Group.
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Kevin Morley joined the Austin Rover Group as marketing director, following a fast track career with the Ford Motor Co., during which he achieved 11 promotions in nine years. Within five years of joining Austin Rover, he was appointed managing director of the Rover Car Group, responsible for a turnover of some £ 3.2 billion and a staff of 1100. In 1992 he left Rover to start his own advertising and marketing agency - KMM - and took the entire Rover account, displacing some 59 other agencies across Europe. In 1995, after developing KMM into a major player in the market, he sold his interest to Lintas Worldwide for an undisclosed sum and took a 10% share in the Birkdale Group plc. In 2009, he featured in The Secret Millionaire on Channel 4, in which he visited one of the most deprived areas of London.
WHAT he OFFERS YOU
Respected for his ability to turn around businesses, his entrepreneurial approach to business development and his skills in putting together effective management teams, he has been asked to join several boards and is also advising one of the leading management consultancies on change and entrepreneurialism. His presentations offer an unparalleled understanding of integrated communications, and the driving forces within the market.
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Media Business Awards
Kevin Morley has a strong, persuasive and funny style – always a winning combination. He is very personable and was exceptionally good mixing after the event.