Events Archive


The SIMA Annual General Meeting will be followed by a presentation from the next Lord Mayor Peter Estlin. 

Peter Estlin is an Alderman of the City of London where he represents the Coleman Street Ward. He became a chartered accountant and partner with Coopers & Lybrand, was Chief Financial Officer for Salomon Brothers Asia, and then for Citigroup Investment Banking divisions in New York and London. He joined Barclays bank in 2008 and was appointed Acting Group Chief Financial Officer and is now there as an Advisor. 

Event Date Tuesday, 18 September 2018

To celebrate a year of fantastic talks, topics and speakers, we would like bring our esteemed SIMA members together for a chance to revel and reflect on the year passed.

We will not host an industry speaker on this occasion; however we are sure that this will be a valuable opportunity for our members to really get to know each other and at the same time enjoy the summers evening with refreshments and good company.

Event Date Wednesday, 15 August 2018

GINA Miller has become a leading figure in the anti-Brexit movement after successfully challenging the Government over the process to leave the EU at the High Court.

Gina Miller was born in 1965 and went to the girls' boarding school Roedean in Brighton, East Sussex, before studying marketing and human resource management at the University of London. In 2009 she co-founded investment firm SCM Private and launched the True and Fair Foundation - which campaigns against mis-selling and hidden fund charges in the City of London's fund management industry.

Event Date Tuesday, 03 July 2018

NEST is the workplace pension set up by government and Mark is the CIO. He has been an investment manager for over 27 years and managed money at a variety of institutions.

Mark was head of Japanese equities at Gartmore, and held the role of chief investment officer at American Express Asset Management International.

Before joining NEST, Mark was a partner at the boutique investment manager Thames River Capital LLP.

Event Date Tuesday, 05 June 2018

Fiona is a partner at Ensors and is a chartered accountant and tax adviser. Fiona is a SIMA Board member  with a distinguished career history in forensic accountancy, having provided valuable expertise in a variety of commercial, tax, matrimonial and criminal disputes and litigation.  She is a Practising Member of The Academy of Experts, an Accredited Counter Fraud Specialist and has enabled Ensors to join The Network of Independent Forensic Accountants (NIFA).


Having also worked in taxation, auditing and outsourcing with businesses in a variety of industry sectors, from retail financial services to agriculture, technology and media, Fiona can offer authoritative, practical advice and support on tax, strategy and accounting issues, including UK GAAP and IFRS.


Fiona combines a hands-on, proactive approach with extensive specialist knowledge and commercial experience. Before joining Ensors in 2014, she was Joint Head of Business Development at top-30 UK accountancy firm Reeves. Prior to that, as Managing Partner of MRI Moores Rowland LLP, she was one of only two women to run a leading UK accountancy practice.


Event Date Tuesday, 24 April 2018