Your Leadership Future Starts Now with Katie Rosser and Rebecca Burton

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In October 2019, Katie Rosser was invited by ICON APAC to co-present a master class with Rebecca Burton on how to prepare your career for leadership.

Hear how to use your marketing skills to accelerate your career

One of the most important things in career development is learning from those who have gone before you.  And as you reach leadership roles, sharing and setting the building blocks for those who follow.

In this master class, Katie Rosser (Director of Seldon Rosser) interviews Rebecca Burton (Oceania Brand, Marketing and Communications Leader at EY) on how to build your leadership capabilities and best position yourself for the future.

You will learn:

This master class takes a conversational style with practical tips delivered and real stories shared.

  • What does it really take to be a leader?  And what can professionals earlier in their career do to best position for future success?
  • What does your Director of BD & Marketing really want from you?
  • How can you be an effective influencer?
  • How do you know if you’re really a “trusted advisor”?  How to work with Partners to get there.
  • What is the future for professional services BD / Marketing?  What will firms need and invest in – and how should you be positioning for this?
  • What do Directors of BD & Marketing look for when hiring?


Seldon-Rosser-Rebecca-BurtonRebecca Burton started out at EY, as a client serving professional before moving into pursuit, business development and global client account leadership roles, over a 17 year period.  She then moved into BDM Director roles in legal at the prior Henry Davis York and KWM, before joining EY heading up their Oceania Brand, Marketing & Communications team 3 years ago.  Rebecca has worked as a senior leader in London and Australia. She brings a very broad perspective to building a marketing career in professional services.


Seldon-Rosser-Katie-RosserKatie Rosser is one of the Directors of Seldon Rosser, market leading search & recruitment agency.  Working across the Asia-Pacific, they place business development and marcomms professionals into some of the best professional services firms.  Katie has a birds eye view of professionals in the market: the career paths they chose, what makes them successful, what employers look for in team members seeking to become leaders of the future.

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