VIP Apps Consulting is proud to sponsor the FLA Finance & Leasing Association’s Annual Dinner taking place on Tuesday, 21st February, at the Grosvenor House in Mayfair, London. We are delighted to continue sponsoring the booklet. Distributed to all guests the booklet provides a comprehensive guide to the evening and features the seating plan with a full listing of all attendees. We are also hosting tables.
The FLA’s Annual Dinner is the highlight of the industry’s social calendar, bringing together 1380 guests from banks, building societies, finance houses, credit, asset finance and leasing companies, and service providers the industry.
This year’s principal Guest Speaker is Baroness Eliza Manningham-Buller headed Britain’s Security Service (MI5) from 2002 to 2007, before serving as Chair of the Wellcome Trust, one of the world’s largest charitable funders of medical research and other activity to improve human health. Baroness Manningham-Buller is a cross-bench Peer who currently serves on the Lords Select Committee on Science and Technology. She is a President of the respected foreign policy think-tank Chatham House, was named by Forbes on their The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list, and was chosen to deliver the prestigious BBC Reith Lectures.
The after Dinner Speaker is Dara Ó Briain who has earned a reputation as the most versatile of presenters and one of the finest comedians in the business. He is as quick-witted in cabaret as he is playing maestro of Mock the Week, equally at home on the Apollo stage or chatting to physicists and astronauts. His many TV credits range from Stargazing to The Apprentice: You’re Fired! Since writing his bestselling book Tickling the English, Dara has published a string of books designed to engage children in science. His book Beyond the Stars, was nominated for the Blue Peter Book Award for Best Non-Fiction.
This year’s donations will support Depaul UK, one of the largest youth homelessness charities in the UK, supporting around 3,000 young people experiencing or at risk of homelessness every year, helping them to live a safe, fulfilling and independent life. Donations can be made on the night of the dinner or by following this link.
We look forward to seeing industry friends and clients at this prestigious even. If you are attending and would like to meet, please get in touch.