Get to Know BRC Learning 

Growing exceptional retail leadership because the future deserves better.

Operating since 2019

Learners on programmes

Business Across The Retail Landscape

Over 50 years of combined experience

Human Resources

Learning and Development

Global Brands Consulting 

Leadership and Coaching Development

Marketing Strategies

We are BRC Learning

Vicki Young

Head of leARNING
Vicki graduated from the Oxford Summer School Academy in 2017, and became Group Director from 2018-2019. Vicki strives to uphold the 90+ year legacy of the Oxford Summer School as it transitioned from Oxford University to BRC Learning. She has held various Senior HR positions in retail and the travel retail industry.  

Lauren Chexal

Customer Relationship manager
Lauren spent 8+ years supporting private equity and corporate clients for the Gerson Lehrman Group, before transitioning into Learning and Development. She is BRC Learning’s customer relations and business development specialist.

Sam Coates

Marketing manager
An experienced marketing specialist with a proven track record of building brands. Sam is a motivated strategist equipping the BRC Learning team with skills in social media, digital marketing, and community management. 

Kate Vukomanovic

Digital Learning Manager
With over 10 years’ experience in Learning and Development, Kate has a wealth of expertise in leading large-scale digital transformation projects. Kate has been influential since the beginning of BRC Learning and was a key collaborator in its launch with BRC.

Programme Designers

We have some incredible relationships, with the best programme designers in learning

Derek Linden

Derek spent 19 years with B&Q in operations and HR, setting up their University, before moving on to spend the next 18 years consulting with global brands. 

Janet Woods

With extensive experience in business Janet specialises in the design of programmes that combine thought provoking content and engaging facilitation, helping individuals and teams to perform at their best.

Jonathan Reynolds

One of the world’s leading academics in the retail sector, with over 30 years of experience. Jonathan is currently the Deputy Dean & Associate Professor in Retail Marketing for the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School.   

Rob Husband

Rob is the founder director of Space2think; a coaching and development company. He is passionate about challenging the status quo; encouraging leaders to think and behave differently for the benefit of this planet. 
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Sam Redman

Sam’s practice works with individual clients and organisations identifying the leadership and cultural shifts needed and building solutions that deliver meaningful change.
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