Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

When you first enter our site we use analytics cookies to collect anonymous standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone.

The Corporate and Financial Group is the professional body for corporate and financial communications practitioners. We have an extensive programme of events with senior journalists and industry figures as speakers - attending these events is also a great way to meet peers. You can also find best practice information and event reports on our website.

Forthcoming Events

Iain Dey,Business Editor of the Sunday Times

Iain Dey has been with The Sunday Times for nine years, having been appointed Business Editor in late 2016 following his return from two years in the US as their New York Correspondent. He previously held the roles of Deputy Business Editor and Senior Business Reporter, with a focus on financial services and energy.

He joined The Sunday Times from The Sunday Telegraph, where he was their financial correspondent and he formerly held a number o

11 April 2017

‘From Corporate Affairs Director to Executive Committee’
The Corporate and Financial group is hosting a new type of event which is aimed at in-house communications practitioners who want insight into how the role of the Corporate Affairs Director is growing in importance within companies. These senior industry practitioners will speak from experience, and share their thoughts on what skills are needed for individuals to progress to positions on executive committees within public companies or c

20 April 2017

Latest News

New Event: Roundtable Discussion 20 April evening
April news:
New Event: CIPR Corporate and Financial Group Roundtable Discussion, 20 April, 6pm for 6.30pm start at Schroders- panel members are Nick Boakes, Head of CA, Provident Financial; Julia Simpson, Head of CA, BA (IAG); Giles Croot, Group Head of Communications and Investor Relations, Balfour Beatty.
11 April lunchtime meeting: Iain Dey, Business Editor, Sunday Times. This event will be held at Newgate Communications.

17 March 2017


To join the Corporate and Financial Group, click here or contact Sue Owen