Entrepreneur Wendy Shand and former Fast Jet pilot Rob Shand founded a risk management and crisis leadership consultancy, Impact Resilience in 2022, after experiencing life-changing events. Wendy and Rob will be at St John’s Innovation Centre on 23 November 2023, to tell their remarkable story and share their knowledge of leading through tough times and navigating turbulence.

At the event you’ll learn how to:

  • Build resilience within your business
  • Identify areas of your business that lack resilience
  • Turn uncertainty into opportunity
  • Increase your tolerance to uncertainty and adversity
  • Manage risk.


  • 3:00-3:45 - Rob and Wendy's slideshow/talk
  • 3.45-5.30 – workshop/audience participation  
  • 5:30-6pm – networking.