The BritishAmerican Business (BAB)  Academy is a series of virtual workshops designed for ambitious, high-potential management professionals to eqip them with the tools, knowledge and strategies to excel and become influential leaders.

The workshops offer a unique snapshot of key business functions and provide skills to help young professionals grow into management roles.

Who is the Academy for?

The BAB Academy is available to colleagues within the BritishAmerican Business membership and is designed for young professionals, with about 5 years of professional Experience.

The program provides a great chance to to gain experience and insight in areas outside  core functions from a variety of industry leaders, and to make new professional relationships and contacts on both sides of the Atlantic. 

We invite BAB members to  share invitations with high potential junior colleagues and aspiring leaders within their organization looking to expand their knowledge of business attributes , develop their career skills and grow their network.

What to expect?

A recurring series of approximately 4 virtual interactive workshop sessions throughout the year.

Our carefully curated sessions are developed and delivered by BAB member companies – transatlantic firms and organizations of all sizes, based on both sides of the Atlantic- who have a wealth of experience in every aspect of business needed to give comprehensive skill development. 

Previous Sessions

Design Thinking
Led by Experience Haus

Understanding Financial Statements
Led by CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA)

Held to Ransomware
Led by Decoded

Organizational Health
Led by Q5

Performance Marketing
Led by Novicell

The Value of Corporate Purpose
Led by Brandpie

Career Management and Progression
Led by Page Executive

What You Need to Know about Sustainability & Climate Change
Led by KPMG

Global Mobility
Led by Farman, Furman & Faccio

The Anatomy of an M&A Transaction
Led by Morgan Lewis

Crisis Management 101
Led by Sermelo

Winning Communication
Led by Kingstree Group

Protecting Your Business from Cyber Attacks
Led by Glasswall

So You Want to Be an Officer or Director?
Led by Charles Russell Speechlys & Barton LLP

Successful International Employment Strategies
Led by Vistra


Emma Sherborne
Associate Director, Events & Marketing

Alice Mount
Executive Director, London
+44 (0)20 7290 9873