17th November 2014: Event report
The recently established Guild of Entrepreneurs held its inaugural seminar on Monday 17th November. Keynote speaker was Andrew Green, a senior practice expert at Gallup, the international research and performance management consultancy. Andrew delivered a stimulating expose of the ten key talents of highly successful people identified by the company’s Entrepreneurial Strengthsfinder ®. The audience of entrepreneurs, business advisors, academics and members of various Livery companies asked questions of Andrew and the panel which included;
Andre Spicer, Professor of Organisational Behaviour and the founding director of ETHOS: The Centre for Responsible Enterprise at Cass Business School, Michael Harrison, Master of the Worshipful Company of Marketors, Rob Wirszycz, Chair, Entrepreneurs Panel, Worshipful Company of Information Technologists and David Peregrine-Jones, First Warden of the Worshipful Company of Management Consultants, Paul Sizeland, Director of Economic Development, City of London Corporation and Kate Jolly, Co-founder and CEO of The Briars Group.
The panel was chaired by the Guild’s Founding Senior Warden, Dan Doherty who passed on apologies from Fiji from the Foundation Master Sir Paul Judge who had longstanding prior engagements overseas.
Discussions continued over drinks and canapés at the London Capital Club, the birthplace of the Guild.