Premier Farnell plc is a leading multi-channel, high service distributor supporting millions of engineers and purchasing professionals globally.

In 2007, Premier Farnell began a partnership with Impact International to develop leadership capability and capacity within the business.


Impact worked closely with Premier Farnell to design and deliver a modular suite of experiential learning programmes called One Extra Degree.


At the heart of each module is the underpinning objective of developing people’s personal capacity for inspiring and engaging leadership, to meet current and future business needs.


87% of managers stated that the programmes have directly benefited their work.

32% average increase in people’s leadership capability in designated areas.

86% of line managers saw a positive change in their leaders as a result of attending the programmes.