Leadership Styles: Sir Richard Branson

Arguably the world’s most successful (and colorful) entrepreneur, Sir Richard Branson’s leadership style is a key driver of his brand, which is now one of the top 20 brands in the world. Looking at his leadership style through the lens of The FACET Leadership™ Model, it becomes evident that while he is strong on all of the five facets, he is particularly strong on Authenticity and Courage, as this interview shows. See what you think:

How would you score him on the Five Key Facets of High Performance Leadership?

About Brian Ward

Brian Ward is CEO of Affinity Consulting and Training (ACT). Brian works with leadership teams to help them achieve strategic breakthroughs. In addition to helping leaders craft strategy, he also helps them prepare their workforce for change through the provision of coaching and training of managers, supervisors and staff.