Nicola Downing

Chief Executive Officer

Ricoh Europe

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Speaker Bio

Under Nicola’s leadership, Ricoh Europe is building on its strong legacy in workplace optimisation, digital transformation and print innovation as it helps more than 170,000 customers to grow, enter new markets and retain talent. In the financial year ended March 2022, Ricoh Europe had revenue of 3,207 million euros.

Nicola is a committed blogger, writing regularly on topical subjects such as hybrid working, the future of work, diversity in the workplace and employee wellbeing. Nicola holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from University College London and is a qualified solicitor. She lives in St Albans, UK, with her husband and son.

Speaker Sessions


People First Business Transformation

30 mins
  • Track - WorkForce
  • ESG & Sustainability
  • Leadership
  • Workforce
  • Nicola Downing

    Chief Executive Officer

    Ricoh Europe

Discover how to lead business transformation in global settings by prioritising your team. This session unveils a people-first approach, sharing strategies for quick adaptation, learning from failures, and driving sustainable change across international organisations.

Dive into the essentials of navigating business transformation with a focus on people. Learn from an experienced leader how to implement changes that resonate well with teams worldwide. Explore the benefits of failing fast as a pathway to rapid learning and adaptation, and how to cultivate a resilient, adaptable organisational culture.

Session Key Takeaways:

  • Effective Transformation Strategies: Key methods for steering your team through changes with a focus on their growth and well-being
  • Embracing Failures: Insights into how failing fast accelerates learning and innovation in a dynamic business environment
  • Building a People-First Culture: Tactics for creating an engaging and loyal team environment that supports transformation across borders

This session is for… international organisation leaders, managers, and change-makers looking to implement transformation initiatives that prioritise team engagement and adaptability.

This condensed session will arm you with the knowledge to lead with empathy and insight, ensuring your transformation efforts are as human-centred as they are effective.

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