Member Price: Free Future Faces Members: £15.00
Member Price: Free
Future Faces Members: £15.00
Profit with purpose, Environmental & Social Governance (ESG), Social Value, CSR. From climate change to attracting and retaining a new more socially minded generation of employees - recent events have brought exploring and articulating businesses’ wider role in society up many board and exec agendas.
This quarterly forum for GBCC members explores how businesses are tackling this subject and why: the tangible business benefits to doing so. Each event sees a panel of; a business case study, a professional advisor and a representative from the public or third sector sharing their insights and perspectives before a series of roundtable discussions.
Feedback from our 2022 series showed 86% of delegates learned something new at a Good Business Forum that they could directly apply in their organisation or role and 93% made new contacts.
Karl George MBE, Partner & Head of Governance for RSM – Karl will be focusing on the latest insights on the “S&G” or ESG
Karl has over 25 years of combined experience in accountancy, business and strategic development. Karl has exceptional insight into corporate governance solutions. A seasoned non-executive, Karl’s expertise in governance alongside his qualified accountant status makes him a sought-after adviser and board member both locally and internationally. He is a fellow of CGI: The Chartered Governance Institute (the global international body for governance professionals), and the author of several books on governance issues. Karl also wrote the RACE Equality Code and has been instrumental in its development nationally.
Andy Dawson, Co-Founder, Curium Solutions – Andy will be providing insight into Curium’s approach to “Good Business” with a focus on how and why Curium became and employee owned trust
Bio to follow
Siamha Butt, head of engagement, the West Midlands Reserve Forces and Cadets Association – Siamha will be sharing and overview of, and opportunities for businesses in, employer engagement with the Armed Forces
Bio to follow
The session will be chaired by Henrietta Brealey, CEO of the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce
3:00pm - Arrivals & Networking
3:30pM - Presentations
4:00pm - Roundtable discussions
4:50pm - Summary
5:00pm - Close