Essential Leadership skills for the future - William Grant & Sons

William Grant & Sons are one of the worlds most successful independent family businesses. With instantly recognisable brands, their whisky, gin and rums are loved around the world.

As a fast growing global business developing essential leadership skills is a crucial lever for high performance and building a consistent leadership culture is central to their success.

The Essentials of Leadership programme is a highly experiential, multi-module, blended programme combining live workshops, online learning, 1-2-1 coaching and peer group working.

Supported throughout by their line managers, learners focus on delivering results in the workplace with application of the learning being recorded throughout their journey. Significant business results continue to be delivered across the globe.


  • Engagement in learning through a rich learner experience with personalised pathways and 1-2-1 support
  • Effective learning transfer to the workplace thanks to a 7-step blended collaborative learning programme
  • Consistent global leadership behaviours

Key success factors

  • A rich learning experience.
  • Flexibility of delivery options
  • Line Manager support and engagement
  • Cegos Global footprint