Distinguished Speaker Breakfast with the Lord Mayor of the City of London

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Distinguished Speaker Breakfast with the Lord Mayor of the City of London

Please email yammie@britcham.com for more information

Join us for breakfast with the Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman The Lord Mountevans. At this talk, the Lord Mayor will address the implications of Brexit for the City of London and for the financial services industry as a whole, touching on issues such as future EU market access, passporting, the relationship to EU regulations and more. He will also share his thoughts on London’s role in RMB trading, the London/Shanghai Stock Connect; and the wider financial services relationship with China, including in relation to Chinese outward investment in the UK and UK infrastructure.

 

About the speaker

Elected as the 688th Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman the Lord Mountevans sits as a Hereditary Crossbench Peer in the House of Lords.

Prior to his appointment as the Lord Mayor, Lord Mountevans had an impressive career as a shipbroker with international firm, Clarksons Platou. He began as a graduate trainee in 1972, moving up in the company to become a member of the Board in 1989, and served as the Managing Director of the Gas Division from 2001 – 2014. Throughout his time at Clarkson, he worked with numerous leading international oil and gas companies and was heavily involved in various major projects that have since established the foundations of a stable supply chain for raw materials between countries.

Lord Mountevans is currently Chairman of Maritime UK, Chairman of Maritime London, member of the Baltic Exchange, member of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, as well as a Younger Brother of Trinity House.

ATTENDANCE FEE
ATTENDEE PRICE
Member $ 380.00 HKD
Non-Member $ 450.00 HKD
Table of 10 (members) $ 3,800.00 HKD
Table of 10 (non-members) $ 4,500.00 HKD
  • Reservations in advanced are required. Please consider your booking confirmed unless notified otherwise.
  • Business Attire is required by the Hong Kong Club. No jeans or sports shoes.
  • Cancellations must be made in writing 24 hours prior to the event. No shows will be charged.
  • This event is closed to the media.
  • The event will be cancelled if the No.8 Typhoon signal or the Black Rain Storm warning is in force.
  • For further information please email yammie@britcham.com
  • Please make cheques payable to: "The British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong" & send it to Room 1201 Emperor Group Centre, 288 Hennessy Road, Hong Kong
Event:

Distinguished Speaker Breakfast with the Lord Mayor of the City of London

Date:
Thu, September 08, 2016
Time:
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Speaker:

Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman the Lord Mountevans

Venue:
Victoria Suite, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central. Hosted by Andrew Seaton
Seats Left:
0
Contact Person:
Yammie Yuen
Contact information:
yammie@britcham.com
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