. Financial & Professional Services Working Group


IBDE prides itself for its excellent partnerships with prestigious institutions and organisations such as the European Union, City of London, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Embassies and Corporates as well as leading academic institutions such as University of Oxford, UCL, University of East Anglia and Cass Business School.  IBDE’s overarching concept, linking business, policy-making, academia and diplomacy at all levels, commits the organisation to using its influence to help both businesses and embassies secure new business, trade and investment opportunities. As such IBDE has both the background and outlook to stimulate and support its members' commercial interests offering an accessible platform to diplomatic as well as global corporate representatives from the widest spectrum of nations.

If you would like to get involved with the work of the Financial & Professional Services Working Group and enjoy access to events and initiatives international banking & finance and financial regulation, or for more information on how to become an IBDE member please contact membership (at) ibde.org

Membership applications are welcome from businesses, institutions and embassies worldwide

Business leaders, diplomats, academics and experts by participating in the Financial & Professional Services Advisory Group will:

  • Shape an international network actively promoting the role of the financial services in supporting global economic growth through high -level banking and finance conferences, investment forums, seminars, policy discussion, and increase the knowledge of world markets;
  • Make a direct contribution in ensuring a more responsible financial services and governance;
  • Make a contribution in ensuring a sensible financial services regulation and the global economy;
  • Have the opportunity to promote their own areas of expertise;
  • Take a lead role in enhancing an internationally recognised network, meeting a clear need within the new world economic order.

Membership is open to policy-makers, regulators, business leaders (Chairmen, CEOs, CFOs, EDs, MDs, senior managers and board members, decision makers and strategists), senior diplomats, and international economic & financial experts.

If you wish to join please send an email to membership (at) ibde.org expressing your interest. Alternatively, you can write to: Rudi Guraziu, International Business and Diplomatic Exchange, 1 Northumberland Avenue, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5BW

For more information on IBDE membership please click here or contact us at membership (at) ibde.org