Leaders' Network Lunch - July 2024

Date: 18/07/2024
Time: 12:00pm - 14:30pm
Contact Name: Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
Contact Email: events@gmchamber.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 0161 393 4321

Manchester Hall 
32 Bridge Street
M3 3BT

Join us for our third Leader's Network Lunch of 2024 kindly sponsored by Alliance Manchester Business School/University of Manchester.

Our regular Leaders' Lunches bring together business leaders from all sectors. Delegates will enjoy a two-course lunch with a glass of wine/soft drink and coffee, in the company of various other directors from across the North West. An influential guest speaker will share their valuable experiences and key insights.

There will be plenty of networking time as well during the welcome reception, during lunch and after.

Our guest speaker for July will be Ken McPhail is Head of Alliance Manchester Business School and Professor of Accounting at The University of Manchester.

In a previous role, he oversaw the strategic development and implementation of the University's distinctive social responsibility agenda across five schools, 36 disciplines, 18,000 students and 1,800 academic and support staff. He delivered a new strategic relationship between the University and Greater Manchester City Council with a co-funded Economic Advisor to the new City Mayor. He was involved in the New Strategic Inclusive Growth Unit partnership with Joseph Rowntree Foundation and the Prize-winning “Policy @ Manchester” platform for turning research into impact. He initiated the New Ethical Grand Challenges program and facilitated the Sustainably Challenge delivered to 5000 new students in 2016.He previously worked at La Trobe University Melbourne and The Scottish Centre for Professional Ethics at the University of Glasgow.Ken’s roles have involved liaising with key professional bodies, professional service firms and other institutions, including The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland; The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Scotland; the BBC; The Scottish Science Centre, The Royal Academy of Edinburgh, The General Medical Council, the Law Society, The Association of Certified Chartered Accountants.Ken’s work is focused on various aspects of accounting ethics and corporate accountability.  He has a PhD from the University of Dundee and a MA (Honours) in Accountancy & Computer Science from Heriot-Watt University.

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Registration deadline: 17/07/2024

NON MEMBERS £60.00 Excluding VAT
MEMBERS £39.00 Excluding VAT