TheCityUK Policymaker Roundtable with Ian Blackford MP and Alison Thewliss MP, respectively the SNP Westminster Leader and the SNP Westminster Spokesperson for the Treasury.
This event will offer an opportunity to engage keys members of the SNP team in Westminster, to gain an insight into their perspective on the UK/EU negotiation process and to discuss the wider challenges and opportunities facing UK-based financial and related professional services, including those in Scotland.
Ian Blackford has been the Member of Parliament for Ross, Skye and Lochaber since 2015 and the SNP Westminster Leader since June 2017. Before taking over the leadership of the Westminster team, he held the pensions brief. Ian has extensive experience in the FRPS sector, most recently running Deutsche Bank's equity operations in Scotland and the Netherlands. Alison Thewliss has been the Member for Glasgow Central since 2015 and has held the Treasury brief since the general election of 2017. Alison worked for Bruce McFee MSP and won a seat on Glasgow City Council before deciding to stand for Parliament.
TheCityUK’s Policymaker Roundtable series brings leading policymakers together with senior representatives from TheCityUK members in a private setting, under the Chatham House Rule.
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