Vince Tickel | Vistage Chair | London
Chair Bio

Vince Tickel


Vince Tickel is a Vistage Chair based in central London W1.

He started working life as a classically trained brand marketer working in the marketing departments of multi-national food companies such as Associated British Food and Campbell’s Foods. He set up his first company, Interface, a marketing consultancy at the ripe old age of 24, working for branded companies such as Unilever, Bacardi-Martini, Bass and P&G. In the late 90’s he diversified, setting up a chain of sales & marketing service companies in the UK and Europe building it into a £15m turnover group with over 100 staff. Over the years he has worked in most consumer sectors and consumer groups in B2C and has extensive experience in growing B2B companies. Having sold some group companies he still remains a major shareholder and CEO of Hunter Luxury and Chairman of Four Digital Solutions Limited. He also has an interest in property and invests in both commercial and residential development opportunities.

Vince has a particular aptitude for differentiating companies in crowded markets to build growth and shareholder value, bringing together his sales, marketing, creative and commercial skills. As a Vistage Chair his group are a lively blend of talented CEOs from diverse business sectors – large well-known branded corporates, listed, privately owned and family run companies. His business philosophy is ‘drive your business, don’t let it drive you’.

Vince is married to Sue, a counselling Psychologist, they have four children and more animals than most…

Types of Group run by this Chair

Successful leaders combine good business sense with inspiration, guidance and unwavering authority. Connect with up to 16 peers from a diverse range of non-competitive businesses and backgrounds in this one-of-a-kind peer advisory and executive leadership development program.

The Vistage Chief Executive Program creates a unique environment that provides each member with individual insight, coaching, strategies and leadership skills to help you make better decisions and achieve better results for your company. Harness the power of a group of fellow executives all driven to do the best for themselves and their peers.

We tailor each Vistage private advisory group to ensure that each member get the maximum benefit possible.

We have specific groups for CEOs/MDs running larger SME business (typically £3-£50m); executives running smaller businesses (typically £1-3m); key executives who report to a CEO/MD; and for organisations that wish to bring Vistage inside their organisation for all their senior management team. Find out more about the different Vistage group offerings