11 new Freemen welcomed at Guildhall

219a4247On September 15th, the Guild of Entrepreneurs welcomed 11 new Freemen at an admission ceremony held in the imposing Aldermen’s Court Room at Guildhall.

At a Ceremonial Court, Darren Bolger, Az Chowdhury, Claire Cockerton, Akber Datoo, Arnab Dutt, Arpita Dutt, 219a4169Rishi Gohill ,Veronica Heaven, Richard Savage, James Talbot, and Michelle Wright‎ were all admitted to the Freedom by the Master, Alderman Sir Paul Judge.

Judy Hadden, Tom Simmonds and Pippa Watmough were sworn-in to begin 5-year terms as Court Assistants.

The admission was followed by a sparkling reception and a 219a4086sumptuous dinner in the Private Members’ Dining Room. The Master addressed the Freemen and guests in a short speech highlighting the importance of entrepreneurship to the prosperity of London over the centuries, and the ‎legacy of enterprise now entrusted to the Guild’s newest Freemen . He said “ it is delightful to be able to admit so many 219a4147interesting and diverse Freemen ensuring the Guild continues to go from strength to strength “

Our next admissions ceremony is on Thursday 24th November at the fabulous Painters Hall .219a3845-2

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