Agenda and speakers

‘Making an impact’ – financial and related professional services supporting people and businesses across the UK.

Time Session
09:30 Registration and morning refreshments
10:00 Introductory address
• Miles Celic, Chief Executive Officer, TheCityUK
10:10 Keynote speech
• Ken Skates AM, Minister for the Economy, Welsh Government
10:30

First panel session: Changing customer expectations
• Katharine Finn, TheCityUK’s City Chair for Cardiff (chair)
• Carys Williams, Group Ambassador for Wales, Lloyds Banking Group
• Louise O’Shea, CEO, Confused.com
• Professor Arman Eshraghi, Chair of Finance and Investment, Cardiff Business School

11:45 Coffee break and networking
Tea and coffee served in the exhibition space
12:35 Speech: The Currency of Collision
• Andrew Kail, UK Head of Financial Services, PwC
12:50 Interview and Q&A session
• Richard Theo, HM Government FinTech Envoy for Wales and Chief Executive, Wealthify
13:15 Lunch and networking
Buffet lunch served in the exhibition space
14:15

Second panel session: Supporting the start-up economy
• Marcus Scott, COO, TheCityUK (chair)
• Keith Morgan, Chief Executive Officer, British Business Bank
• Matthew Gough, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland
• Briony Phillips, Scaleup Lead, Rocketmakers
• Kellie Beirne, Chief Executive Officer, Cardiff City Region

15:15 In Conversation
• The Rt Hon the Lord Heseltine of Thenford CH
15:40 Presentation
• Deborah Mattinson, Founding Partner, BritainThinks
15:55 Closing Remarks
16:00 Close