Forthcoming events

The Corporate and Financial Group organises a number of events and informal lunchtime speaker meetings throughout the year. Lunchtime meetings usually take place on the second Tuesday of every month. For details of our new pre-paid voucher scheme, click here.

All Corporate and Financial Group members and their guests are expected to respect the Chatham House rule by which participants are free to use the information received, but neither the identity nor the affiliation of the speaker(s), nor that of any other participant, may be revealed.

To book for any of the events listed below, please email sueowen@corporate-financial.com

2017

January
10
  • Matthew Campbell and Simon Kennedy
    Bloomberg
    Lunchtime Meeting
February
14
  • Chris Newlands, Editor
    and Madison Marriage, Deputy Editor
    FTfm
    Lunchtime Meeting
March
14
  • Katie Martin
    Deputy Head, fastFT
    Lunchtime Meeting
April
11
  • Iain Dey
    Business Editor, Sunday Times
    (Venue: Newgate Communications)
    Lunchtime Meeting
20
  • 'From Corporate Affairs Director to Executive Committee'
    evening meeting
May
09
  • Nina Trentmann
    Wall Street Journal
    Lunchtime Meeting
June
13
  • Patrick Jenkins
    Financial Editor, and Assistant Editor, Financial Times
    Lunchtime Meeting
  • Summer drinks at Davy's Woolgate
    6.30pm
July
11
  • Anjuli Davies
    Acting Chief UK Financial Correspondent at Reuters
    Lunchtime Meeting
August
 
September
12
  • Simon Long
    The Economist
    Lunchtime Meeting
October
10
  • Helen Thomas
    Business Editor, BBC Newsnight
    Lunchtime Meeting
November
December
06

2016

January
12
  • David Smith
    Economics Editor - The Sunday Times
    Lunchtime Meeting
February
09
  • James Ball
    formerly of The Guardian and WikiLeaks, and now Special Lunchtime Correspondent at Buzzfeed
    Lunchtime Meeting
March
07
  • Christian May
    CityAM editor
    Lunchtime Meeting
April
12
  • Kirsty Good
    Sky News Business Editor
    Lunchtime Meeting
May
10
  • Panel on EU
    Evening debate
June
14
  • Joel Hills
    ITV News
    Lunchtime Meeting
  • Corporate and Financial Group summer party
    Evening
July
12
  • Gren Manuel
    Editor, Financial News
    Lunchtime Meeting
August
 
September
13
  • Simon Watkins
    Editor of the Financial Mail on Sunday
    Lunchtime Meeting
23
  • Social media Breakfast
October
11
  • James Quinn
    Group Business Editor of Telegraph Media Group
    Lunchtime Meeting
12
  • Protecting reputation - the legal issues and remedies
    6pm
November
08
  • Louisa Bojesen, Anchor, CNBC
    Lunchtime Meeting
December
05
  • BBC Visit
2017

Next Event

21 Nov

CIPR Corporate and Financial Group Roundtable Discussion: Reputation
The Corporate and Financial Group is hosting its second in a series of new events for both those in consultancies and in house roles. The subject will be reputation in its broadest sense, and will be based on a new book called: The Reputation Game: The Art of Changing How People See You, which is authored by David Waller, former FT Lex Column writer and now a partner at FTI Consulting, and Rupert Younger, co-founder of Finsbu

06 Dec

BBC Visit 6 December:-
Our last event of the year is our visit to the BBC on Wednesday 6 December - members have priority. This is a special opportunity to tour New Broadcasting House and hopefully chat to journalists over wine and nibbles. Email sueowen@corporate-financial.com to receive more information – places are subsidised by the group and cost £80 for members and £100 for non members.
BBC Visit – Wednesday 6 December
Cost: £80 for members and £100 for non members.– limited numbers.