Merlin is the world’s second largest location-based entertainments company, and growing quickly - as fast as our rollercoasters! With over 140 attractions around the world, we've got leaders in over 20 different countries, from our on-site teams to our executive committee - and they've each got a story to tell. This podcast is where you'll find them.

Hosted by Ioanna Pappa, Merlin’s Head of Leadership Development, each episode is packed full of insights from the people who lead the magic in Merlin. Ioanna will be getting to the heart of the people who lead the magic around the world, discussing what great leadership means to them, and how their soul sings when they're working with people who are passionate about what they do.

Watch the latest episode:

Episode One - Fiona Eastwood

In Merlin Leadership Unplugged's premiere episode, Ioanna speaks with Fiona Eastwood, Chief Operating Officer for Midway and Resort Theme Parks, celebrating her lived experience, journey and achievements to date.

Learn more about Fiona's journey to being Merlin’s most senior female leader, what's not included on her LinkedIn page, and what she gets up to when not overseeing Merlin's Midway and Resort Theme Park portfolio.