Lord Stephen Green is the former group chairman of HSBC Holdings who became UK Minister of State for trade and investment in both the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 2011. In March 2014 he was appointed chairman of The City UK's Advisory Council, and took up the role from June 2014, replacing SirWin Bischoff. In October 2014 Lord Green accepted the role of Chairman of the International Advisory Board for theBritish Chambers of Commerce.
|Event Date||Monday, 25 April 2016|
Roger Bootle is the author of The Trouble with Europe: Why the EU isn't working.
With the EU referendum firmly on the horizon, this presentation will be of significant interest.
Roger Bootle is one of the City of London’s best-known economists. As well as running Capital Economics, which he founded in 1999, Roger is also a Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Committee and an Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries. He was formerly Group Chief Economist of HSBC and, under the previous Conservative government, he was appointed one of the Chancellor’s panel of Independent Economic Advisers, the so-called “Wise Men’.
In 2012, Roger and a team from Capital Economics won the Wolfson Prize, the second biggest prize in Economics after the Nobel.
|Event Date||Tuesday, 15 March 2016|
John Fletcher was born but his childhood was spent in Buenos Aires and on his return to the UK he was educated at Welbeck College and R.M.A. Sandhurst.
He was commissioned by the Royal Corps of Signals in 1972 and served worldwide, including three operational tours. John retired from the regular army in 1982.
He settled in London, working in private security, and joined the T.A. in the parachute squadron of 39 (City of London) Signal Regiment.
John is a qualified B.S.A.C. scuba instructor and has completed over 1000 dives.
Venue and time for this event to be decided.
|Event Date||Tuesday, 09 February 2016|
|Event Date||Tuesday, 12 January 2016|