IBDE Speakers’ Profile

IBDE Events offer a unique opportunity to network with most senior policymakers and executives from business and government institutions. Amongst many high profile previous speakers (in alphabetical order) at IBDE events include:

Jeremy Anderson CBE

Global Chairman, Financial Services, KPMG

Joe Anderson OBE

Mayor of Liverpool

Luis Alvarez

Chief Executive Officer, BT Global Services

Cyrus Ardalan

Chairman, OakNorth Bank

Andy Baldwin

Chairman, Global Financial Services, EY

James Bardrick

Citi Country Officer (CEO) for UK, Citi

Mark Barnett

President, UK & Ireland, MasterCard

Sir Howard Bernstein

Chief Executive, Manchester City Council

Andrew Bester

Chief Executive Officer, Commercial Banking, Lloyds Banking Group

Sir Winfried Bischoff

Chairman, J.P. Morgan Securities plc

Mark Boleat

Chairman of Policy, City of London

His Excellency Dr Emil Brix

Ambassador of Austria to the Russian Federation

His Excellency Georg Boomgaarden

Ambassador of Germany to the UK (2008-2013)

Sharon Bowles MEP

Chair of ECON Committee (2010-2014), European Parliament

Sir Andrew Cahn

Vice Chairman, Nomura

His Excellency Gordon Campbell

High Commissioner of Canada to the UK

His Excellency Ahmet Unal Cevikoz

Ambassador of Turkey to the UK (2010-2014)

Brent Cheshire

Chairman and Managing Director, DONG Energy UK

Mark Cliffe

Chief Economist, ING Group

Michael Cole-Fontayn

Chairman, EMEA, The Bank of New York Mellon

Steven Cooper

Chief Executive Officer, Personal Banking, Barclays

David Craig

President, Financial & Risk, Thomson Reuters

Ludovic De Montille

Chairman UK, BNP Paribas Group

Robert Elliot

Chairman and Senior Partner, Linklaters

Kevin Ellis

Managing Partner, PwC

Ron Emerson

Chairman, British Business Bank

The Rt Hon Michael Fallon MP

Secretary of State for Defence, UK Government

Simon Featherstone

Global Chief Executive Officer, Bibby Financial Services

Dr Jurgen Friedrich

Chief Executive Officer, Germany Trade and Invest

Simon Galpin

Director-General, InvestHK - The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Sir Roger Gifford

The Lord Mayor (2013), City of London

Martin Gilbert

Chief Executive Officer, Aberdeen Asset Management

John Griffith-Jones

Chairman, Financial Conduct Authority

The Rt Hon the Lord Heseltine CH

UK Deputy Prime Minister (1995 -1997)

Ian Johnston

Chief Executive, Dubai Financial Services Authority

Stephen Kon

Senior Partner, King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin

Professor Marianne Lewis

Dean, Cass Business School

Juergen Maier

Chief Executive Officer, UK & Ireland, Siemens

The Rt Hon Lord John McFall

House of Lords

John McFarlane

Chairman, Barclays

Paul McNamara

Global Chief Executive, IFG Group plc

Sir Michael Rake

Chairman, BT Group

Rimantas Sadzius

Minister of Finance, Republic of Lithuania

Dr Sebastian Seelmann-Eggebert

Global Chairman, IAP, Latham & Watkins

Max Steinberg CBE FRSA

Chief Executive, Liverpool Vision, Chairman, IFB2016

Malcolm Sweeting

Senior Partner, Clifford Chance

James Stewart

Global Chairman, Infrastructure, KPMG

John Trundle

Chief Executive Officer, Euroclear UK & Ireland

Simon Walker

Director General, Institute of Directors

James Wharton

Minister for Local Growth and the Northern Powerhouse, UK Government

Mark Yallop

Chief Executive Officer (2013-2014), UK UBS Group

CEO/Chairman level speaking opportunities are

available for the forthcoming events.

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