JOHN BINNS, MBE
MIND: VICE CHAIR & TRUSTEE
Awarded an MBE for his services to Mental Health at Work, John has enjoyed a long and successful career in the blue chip commercial professional services sector. He was an Equity Partner in Deloitte from 2001 until 2013 and continues to work with Deloitte and many other businesses as a Mental Health and Personal Resilience Advisor through his company Fit4success.
Based on his own personal experience, John lead a wide range of ground breaking mental health and wellbeing initiatives within Deloitte UK which have been internationally recognised as leading practice. He became well known as one of the first business leaders to speak openly about his own experience of stress related depression and heightened anxiety and has since become Vice Chair, Board Member and Trustee of the leading UK mental health charity Mind.
Working with senior individuals, John delivers high impact sessions with top tips for building and maintaining resilience. These are based on his personal experience at Deloitte, themes from delivering over 300 one to one sessions for individuals in high performing businesses and his formal training in CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy).