ABOUT THE GROUP

We are the professional network for practitioners in corporate and financial communications. Our purpose is to serve a membership of over 1,000 and the profession by offering:

  • Engagement with leaders in the worlds of business, the media, law and the City, at our events
  • Networking amongst our peer group and senior practitioners
  • Guidance on best industry practice and career development.

Due to Covid 19 we are currently running a programme of online events, and these can be seen by scrolling down to the Events tab below.

Normally our events include:

  • Lunchtime and evening meetings with senior journalists and industry leaders.
  • Ad hoc panel and debates on important topics or best practice seminars
  • Our popular Summer Party
  • Annual Dinner with a high-profile speaker
  • Occasional visits and tours.


New Committee members

We welcome our new committee members, Kirsty Howe,  Ailsa Renton, and Samuel Osei

OUR COMMITTEE




NATASHA MOORE

CHAIR



SIMON MATTHEWS

VICE CHAIR



KIRSTINA REITAN

TREASURER

ESTELLE BIBBY

NATALIE DE FREITAS



SIMON HOCKRIDGE



MARY KENEFAKE



MARY WHENMAN



SUE OWEN

SECRETARY/ADMINISTRATOR



Ailsa Renton


Samuel Osei



Kirsty Howe

Events

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Unfortunately we have had to postpone the Summer Party as a result of the train and tube strike on 21st June.  
We will notify you of the new date as soon as it is confirmed and hope to see you there. If you are unable to attend the new September date, your ticket will be refunded. Please get in touch with sueowen@corporate-financial.com if you would like to receive a refund now. 

You can expect an exciting programme of events to support your career and professional development. CIPR members are eligible for 5 CPD points at all our CIPR Corporate and Financial Group events. As ever, if you have any suggestions for events or speakers, please do let us know.


PAST EVENTS

Lunchtime media talks
Cat Rutter Pooley, UK Business Writer, FT
Calum Macdonald, Times Radio
Oscar Williams-Grut, City Editor, Evening Standard
Richard Tyler, Editor, Times  Enterprise Network
Chris Sloley, Editor, Citywire Selector
Helen Thomas, UK Business columnist, Financial Times
Mark Shapland, Associate City Editor, Daily Mail
Tessa McCann, News Editor for Strategic Relationships at CNBC International
Michael O’Dwyer, Professional & Financial Svs Correspondent, The Telegraph
Sabah Meddings, Pharma, Consumer and Leisure Correspondent, Sunday Times
Charlotte Moore: Award-winning financial journalist and copywriter

Panel discussions and Other Events
" Long Haul Incident Management Panel Debate"
"The future of ESG"
  "What does Brexit mean for business" with trade expert David Henig; part of the CIPR Brexit series"
"Data journalism: the stories behind the numbers" with John Burn-Murdoch, data journalist at the Financial Times
"Shared Interests? What’s the future for companies and their purpose?"; a shareholder activism panel discussion 
Communicating in a new future of Work

CIPR members are eligible for 5 CPD points at all our CIPR Corporate and Financial Group events.  

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