38 episodes

Mark C. Thompson is the World's #1 CEO Coach and a New York Times bestselling author. Mark consults and coaches executives for Fortune 500 and Global Fortune 1000 companies. Forbes called Mark one of “America’s Top Venture Investors with the ‘Midas Touch'."
Formerly Charles Schwab's Chief of Staff and Chief Customer Experience Officer, Mark was the Executive Producer of Schwab.com which today has assets over $2.4 Trillion. He is a Co­‐Founder of Sir Richard Branson’s Entrepreneurship Centres and an advisor to Virgin Unite Entrepreneurs.
Mark is a founding advisor of the Stanford Realtime Venture Design Lab, and is a visiting scholar at his alma mater, Stanford University. He has served as faculty at the World Economic Forum and World Business Forum, is a member of the Clinton Initiative, and an executive coach for TED Fellows.

The Chief Executive Podcast Mark C. Thompson

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

Mark C. Thompson is the World's #1 CEO Coach and a New York Times bestselling author. Mark consults and coaches executives for Fortune 500 and Global Fortune 1000 companies. Forbes called Mark one of “America’s Top Venture Investors with the ‘Midas Touch'."
Formerly Charles Schwab's Chief of Staff and Chief Customer Experience Officer, Mark was the Executive Producer of Schwab.com which today has assets over $2.4 Trillion. He is a Co­‐Founder of Sir Richard Branson’s Entrepreneurship Centres and an advisor to Virgin Unite Entrepreneurs.
Mark is a founding advisor of the Stanford Realtime Venture Design Lab, and is a visiting scholar at his alma mater, Stanford University. He has served as faculty at the World Economic Forum and World Business Forum, is a member of the Clinton Initiative, and an executive coach for TED Fellows.

    Major General (Ret) Gale S. Pollock | US Army & Elevivo

    Major General (Ret) Gale S. Pollock | US Army & Elevivo

    Major General (Ret) Gale S. Pollock served as the Commander of the U.S. Army Medical Command and as the Acting Surgeon General of the Army. She was also the 22nd Chief of the Army Nurse Corps. Today, she leads Elevivo as founder and CEO. Mark Thompson, #1 CEO Coach, sat down with Gale to talk about how encouragement from others helped her overcome a challenging childhood and attain amazing success. Gale also shares great insights and lessons learned over a distinguished career. You won’t want to miss this episode!

    • 10 min
    Patricia Corsi | Bayer

    Patricia Corsi | Bayer

    Patricia Corsi, Chief Marketing, Digital and Information Officer at Bayer, joined Mark Thompson, #1 CEO Coach for this week's podcast! As a board member for Tate & Lyle and working with Bayer for many years, Patricia is a renowned voice in the consumer health field. Patricia sat down with Mark to talk about this unique industry and the changes she's been part of in it over the last few years.

    • 32 min
    Sarah Hirshland | US Olympic and Paralympic Committee

    Sarah Hirshland | US Olympic and Paralympic Committee

    Sarah Hirshland, CEO of the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee, joins Mark Thompson, #1 CEO Coach, to talk about her journey in leadership and how she's changing the culture and standards for the US Olympic Team. Learn about Sarah's preparation for the CEO role and the challenges she's faced in this fascinating role!

    • 33 min
    Kathleen Winters | Board Member

    Kathleen Winters | Board Member

    Kathleen Winters is a world-class Board Member, CFO and advisor to global companies. Having worked for Honeywell, ADP, American Express, and more, Kathleen has a unique and rich insight into leading global companies as a CFO. Mark Thompson sat down with Kathleen to talk about her experiences leading these major brands, and how she balances the dynamic and complex challenges the role presents.

    • 30 min
    Mamatha Chamarthi | Stellantis

    Mamatha Chamarthi | Stellantis

    Mamatha Chamarthi has led a revolution in new technology, design, style and function within the car industry at Stellantis. As one of the leading global automaker and mobility providers, their brands are recognizable around the world from Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Ram, Jeep, Maserati, Peugeot, and more. Mamatha shares with us the keys to her success in innovation, technology and creating an unforgettable brand.

    • 29 min
    Mike Kaufmann with Pranay Agrawal | Cardinal Health

    Mike Kaufmann with Pranay Agrawal | Cardinal Health

    Mike Kaufmann, the CEO of Cardinal Health, is an inspiration in the healthcare industry, creating a culture for adapting and evolving to the rapidly changing health scene for the US. Mark Thompson is joined in this episode by Pranay Agrawal, Co-Founder and CEO of Fractal Analytics, who is driving innovation and change in the AI sphere, among other industries. Mike, Pranay and Mark talked about the changes in their company work culture, business methodologies, and leadership for today's world.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

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11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Steverodgers88 ,

Mark always brings his best and the best of others!

Mark is one amazing leader and human! His impressive network of leaders and connections is only surpassed by his big heart! The quality in his work, knowledge and expertise is incredible! It is no wonder he has helped so many business and leaders do better, get better and be better! This show is an extension of all the great work Mark does in the world and it is well worth tuning in!

lilianajayi ,

Brilliant Podcast ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Mark Thompson is a brilliant leader and an incredible executive coach. I am delighted to incorporate Mark’s podcast interviews as part of my course curriculum at Columbia University. My students have unlimited access to great insights from industry leaders and top executives. It is also a great way to keep my students inspired and excited about their future.

Greg D. Link ,

Mark Thompson knows how to pick em.

His remarkably informed judgement makes this the one to listen to if you can only listen to one interview. Thanks for taking time to do this Mark !! Love ya brother.

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