Event Type Roundtable

Policymaker Roundtable with Iain Wright MP, Chair of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee

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Policymaker roundtable with Iain Wright MP, Chair of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Select Committee, to discuss the future work of the Committee and Government priorities in this area.

This will be an opportunity to explore the government’s plans for a new industrial strategy and the BEIS Committee’s recent inquiry on corporate governance.

Following the 2015 general election, Iain was elected Chair of the Business, Innovation and Skills Select Committee. Iain was elected MP for Hartlepool in 2004 and served as a Minister in the Department for Communities and Local Government and the Department for Children, Schools and Families. From 2011 to 2015, Iain served as Shadow Minister for Industry. Prior to becoming an MP, Iain qualified as a chartered accountant and worked for a regional development agency.

TheCityUK’s policymaker roundtable series brings key policymakers together with senior representatives from TheCityUK members in a private setting, under the Chatham House Rule.


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