Entrepreneur Country’s ‘The Unfair Advantage’ Forum takes place on the 1st February at the Royal Institution of Great Britain in London.
We’ve been sponsors of Entrepreneur Country for a year now. It’s a great organisation. To get a feel of what they’re about, read the Entrepreneur Country Manifesto.
This year we’re also sponsoring the Hyper Growth Award that will be presented at at glitzy evening event after the day-time forum.
Tickets for the evening event are sold out. Tickets for the day time event are moving very quickly, but we’ve managed to secure 10 free tickets for readers of this blog on a first-come, first-served basis.
The day event will see some of the industry’s biggest names discuss how to get ahead of the competition.
Keynote speakers include:
Theo Paphitis – TV Dragon, investor and retail guru
Theo Paphitis is one of the UK’s most high profile businessmen. His empire spans retail, property, finance and consumer goods. He has revived the fortunes of notable retail brands such as La Senza Lingerie (UK), Contessa Lingerie, Ryman, Partners the Stationers and Stationery Box. Through his appearances on BBC Two’s Dragons’ Den, Theo has advised many entrepreneurs and invested in several innovative businesses and brands.
Dambisa Moyo– International Economist and Author
Dambisa is an international economist and author who writes on macroeconomy and global affairs. She achieved a doctorate in economics from Oxford University and a masters from Harvard before working as a consultant at the World Bank and then Goldman Sachs. In 2009, Dambisa was named by Time Magazine as one of the “100 Most Influential People in the World”.
Gil Mandelzis– CEO, Traiana
Gil is the Co-Founder and CEO of Traiana and a Member of the ICAP Global Executive Management Group. His role at Traiana is to consolidate the company’s position as the market standard for post-trade processing for foreign exchange transactions, while expanding its offering in other OTC markets.
Steve Lewis – CEO, Living PlanIT
Steve is the Founder and CEO of Living PlanIT, with broad experience from numerous executive positions in multinational companies. Prior to founding Living PlanIT, Steve served as General Manager of Market Development at Microsoft Corporation and Co-Chair of the Microsoft Business Development Forum.
Sara Murray – MD, Buddi Limited
Sara is the Founder & Managing Director of Buddi Limited and a Governing Board Member of the Technology Strategy Board. Prior to Buddi Ltd, Sara founded Ninah Consulting and Confused.com and is the recipient of the Orange National Business Awards Entrepreneur of the Year.
Mike Parsons – Chairman of Barchester Healthcare Foundation
Coming from a background in advertising, where he was chief operating officer of Saatchi & Saatchi, Mike Parsons has transformed Barchester from a single Care Home operator to a billion pound organisation.
To get your free ticket, click here now. Act quickly – when they’re gone they gone!
We’ll be exhibiting there on the day, so do come and say hello.