As you know the Guild is committed to working closely with our partner schools, introducing entrepreneurship and business skills to pupils at grass roots level. To this end we have been asked if any of our Freemen would be able to offer work experience to students this summer. Work experience is  invaluable for students not…

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(c) The Drapers’ Company (c) Gerald Sharp What a privilege it was to represent the Guild of Entrepreneurs as part of the judging panel at Drapers Den held at Drapers Hall on 12th December, 2019 My fellow judges were Mrs Kate Burns – General Counsel and Company Secretary, notonthehighstreet, Mr Ayas Fallon-Khan – Strategic Consultant on…

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On Tuesday 26th November, 2019, the Freemen and guests of the Guild of Entrepreneurs gathered at Drapers’ Hall for the Installation Court and Dinner. The glittering Drawing Room, lit by enormous chandeliers and opulently decorated, provided an elegant setting for the Court. The Master Entrepreneurs, Hon. ‎Gp Capt. Peter LR Hewitt JP, led his Wardens…

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Tickets for this years Installation dinner are selling fast so if you would like to attend this fantastic event please make sure you book now. Not only will we be welcoming our new Master but we have a very special guest speaker in the form of Prof Noel Fitzpatrick  AKA “The Super Vet “ There are…

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On Monday 4th November, it was the privilege of the Immediate Past Master, Mr Lee Robertson, to represent the Guild of Entrepreneurs at the Opening of the Annual Garden of Remembrance at St Paul’s Cathedral. A solemn open-air remembrance service, accompanied by the Band of the Welsh Guards and the choirs of the City of…

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The ancient Livery Companies were not only trade fraternities, but also religious ones – worshipping together in the churches in their trading districts. The Modern Livery Companies and Guilds almost all follow the spirit of this tradition, through their adopted City churches and saintly patrons around which they focus their remaining religious activities. The Guild…

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It’s a tradition within the Livery Movement, that the Master hosts an annual gathering of his/her Freemen to enjoy the Fellowship that resides at its core. We at the Guild of Entrepreneurs are no different and 27th to 29th September saw us gather in London to enjoy a range of activities carefully curated by the…

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On Thursday 19th September, the Master Entrepreneur, Hon. Gp. Capt Peter LR Hewitt. JP, admitted Professor Philip Ogden FAcSS as an Honorary Freeman. Professor Philip Ernest Ogden, Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and lately Master of the Drapers’ Company, is an eminent academic, with degrees from the Universities of Durham and Oxford, who…

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On Thursday 19th September, the Court elected four Freemen to serve as Court Assistants from the Installation Court on 26th November 2019. These are: John Brewer – John was admitted as a Freeman in November 2018, and has been serving as a co-opted member of the Court since July 2019. He brings considerable Livery experience…

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