This Wednesday morning, 13th March, we will host a members' breakfast on the topic: "Brexit is a feminist issue".
Just a few days after International Women's Day we will hear from Vicky Pryce as our guest speaker (biography below) and enjoy an informal discussion over breakfast.
Please RSVP as numbers are limited by seats in the cafe.
Biography: Vicky Pryce
Vicky Pryce is Chief Economic Adviser and a board member at the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR). She was previously Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting, Director General for Economics at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and Joint Head of the UK Government Economic Service.
Before that she was Partner at the accounting and consulting firm KPMG after senior economic positions in banking and the oil sector. She holds a number of academic posts and is a Fellow and Council member of the UK Academy for Social Sciences, a Fellow of the Society of Professional Economists and a Companion of the British Academy of Management. She sits on the Advisory Board of the central banking think-tank OMFIF, on the Economic Advisory Group of the British Chambers of Commerce and until recently also on the Council of the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
She has been extensively involved in the analysis of Europe and Brexit including commenting and taking part in numerous debates while also being a member of CIPFA’s Brexit Commission and on techUK’s Brexit advisory panel. She has also written and debated on women and gender equality.
Her books include: “Greekonomics: The Euro crisis and Why Politicians Don't Get It”; “It's the Economy, Stupid- Economics for Voters”, with Ross and Urwin; “Why Women Need Quotas”, with Stefan Stern; “Prisonomics” ; and “Redesigning Manufacturing”, with Nielsen and Beverland. She is a Freeman and Liveryman of the City of London and sits on the City’s Members Diversity Working Party. She is also a member of the International Women’s Forum (IWF) and of WomenCorporateDirectors (WCD).
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