At the Election Court, held on Thursday 11th June 2020 by virtual presence, the following were elected to serve from 24th November, 2020: As Master Entrepreneur :    Lars Bendik Andersen As Senior Warden :              Judy Hadden As Middle Warden :              Gary Dixon As Junior Warden :               Mark Norman Huxley The Master, Mr Rick Lowe, led the Court…

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As you will be aware one of the goals for the Guild, as we look to obtain Livery status, is to increase the funds available in the trust to enable us to finance projects that support the development of entrepreneurs and help to bring the opportunities of entrepreneurship to young people. Appreciating that a number…

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As an outward-looking organisation of successful entrepreneurs who are drawn together through their shared experiences of building successful businesses and overcoming challenges, we were not to be out done by the inconvenience of a Global Pandemic when welcoming new Freemen into the fold.  The coronavirus pandemic of 2020 has greatly impacted all the Guild’s social,…

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During the Corona pandemic Freeman Christine Nicholson  has been making very good use of her time . She has turned her hand to making these bespoke , and delightfully  eye catching reusable face masks. Christine, co-founder of Succession Plus UK Limited, has very generously agreed to donate all the proceeds from the sale of her…

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Throughout the Covid Pandemic Guild Freeman Tony Matharu; Founder and Chairman of Blue Orchid Hotels has made his hotels available for NHS key workers, service providers and contractors. In their latest move Blue Orchid are allowing the public to recognise courage by nominating someone to receive a range of free gifts of kindness. Full details…

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Last September Farrer and Co were proud to welcome over 1,000 clients and contacts to their first Entrepreneurs Week and are delighted to issue this “save the week” for #EW2020 during 21 – 25 September 2020.  They have explained their plans for the week as follows:- “Our focus for the week will be on our clients and contacts and…

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Aimed at young people interested in being an entrepreneur / social entrepreneur, or those simply curious to about entrepreneurship, Partnership for Young London hosted their first insight panel event in collaboration with the Guild on the 5th May. The event included a panel of Guild Entrepreneurs speaking about their individual journeys, overcoming crisis and business…

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A short while back the Guild was delighted to be invited by one of its sponsors Trowers & Hamlins to co-produce a webinar considering the implications of the Covid crisis for SMEs and as it evolves, what the longer term impacts may be for them. With over 80 people tuned in the Guild was represented…

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Whilst Master Entrepreneur, Peter Hewitt, now Immediate Past Master co-founded Universal Defence and Security Solutions Ltd (“UDSS”) with General Sir Richard Barrons, Commander Joint Forces Command from 2013-2016. Many will remember Sir Richard giving a deeply thoughtful keynote at our February 2019 Guild event. The report of which can be found here The Global Strategy Forum was…

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