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Gerald Ratner

Gerald Ratner

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Who is Gerald Ratner?

Gerald Ratner is an entrepreneur and keynote speaker.

What are Gerald Ratner’s main achievements?

Founder of ‘Gerald Online,’ Gerald Ratner is a name synonymous with both the heights of business success and the power of resilience in the face of adversity.

Gerald’s remarkable journey, from leading one of Britain’s largest jewellery chains to experiencing a high-profile business downturn, has transformed him into a captivating speaker, author, and expert in business turnaround strategies.

What is Gerald Ratner best known for?

Gerald is best known for his career in the jewellery industry which saw him at the helm of Ratners Group, a prominent and successful jewellery retail chain. It was his infamous speech at a corporate event in 1991 however that shook the business world. His candid remarks about the quality of his company’s products led to a substantial drop in share prices and a crisis that resulted in bankruptcy. He then picked himself up and managed to turn around his fortunes, becoming one of the best comeback stories ever.

How to book Gerald Ratner for your next event?

Gerald’s journey from a public business crisis to a successful entrepreneurial revival is a story of remarkable resilience and redemption. His insights into business turnaround strategies and leadership are invaluable for audiences seeking inspiration and practical advice for navigating the challenges of the business world.

To find out more about how to book Gerald Ratner as a speaker for your next event or private function, contact Evolve today.

Topics and Themes

  • Business
  • Motivation
  • Determination
  • Resilience
  • Leadership

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