Connect with Common Purpose and our alumni network of over 110,000 leaders and rising 

Our unique network

Our Common Purpose Alumni community has recently moved to LinkedIn. It is an online space where you can continue your learning and development and connect with other Common Purpose Alumni. Some will be very senior, experienced leaders across the public, private and NGO sectors, others will be emerging leaders and some will be just finishing university. This breadth and depth makes the network unique. Click here to join the group by telling us which programme you were on and when.


alumni from around the world have graduated from our programmes since 1989.


participants will become Common Purpose alumni this year.

Contribute to a programme

Have you contributed on a programme since you completed yours?

Whether you give your time as a speaker, panellist, or visit host (in person or virtually!), the benefits are considerable. It's a chance to recapture the atmosphere and excitement of Common Purpose, continue your leadership learning, expand your network, gain invaluable consultancy and showcase your work or organization.

If you’d like to contribute to our programmes, please sign up here, and we’ll be in touch when there’s a fit.

Charlotte Duerden, Managing Director UK, American Express Europe

"You leave having built all these relationships with people from all walks of life. The next time a challenging situation comes up at work you can pick up the phone and bounce ideas off someone you trust, who will give you a fresh perspective."