Inside the Minds of Business Leaders 2017

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Following the success of last years inaugural event, Price Bailey and Ipsos MORI will offer a complimentary evening with fresh perspectives on the future of owner managed businesses in our region.

Once again, the event brings together senior business leaders and renowned business experts with valuable insights to share.

Combining the results of our extensive research with their own experiences, our panel of experts will discuss the latest economic and political developments, and consider what businesses like yours can expect from the UK and international business environment going forward.

“Insightful, informative presentation together with engaging and lively discussion”.

Feedback from the 2016 event.

Together in this interactive forum we will investigate a range of challenges faced by owner manager businesses, and offer practical advice on how to navigate your organisation through uncertainty, looking at strategies for successful growth, competitive advantage and market disruption from your peers.


Our expert panel includes

James Sproule

Former Chief Economist and Director of Policy, Institute of Directors

James SprouleJames was Chief Economist and Director of Policy for the IoD from 2014 to 2017. Prior to the IoD he was with Accenture, where he was UK and Global Capital Markets Research Lead. He has been an entrepreneur, investment banker and naval officer.

Matthew Painter

Deputy Managing Director, Ipsos MORI Reputation Centre

matt-pMatt is Deputy Managing Director of the Ipsos MORI Reputation Centre in London and a member of Ipsos MORI’s UK Public Affairs Management Board. Matt has specialised in corporate brand and reputation for 15 years.

Martin Clapson

Managing Director, Partner, Price Bailey

martin-c Martin is the Managing Director of Price Bailey, Head of International Services and is responsible for the strategic development of the firm. He also holds the role of acting Global Chairman of IAPA, The International Association of Professional Accountants.


  • Arrival and registration: 5.30pm.
  • Presentation and Q&A: 6.00pm – 7.30pm.
  • Networking and catering: 7.30pm onwards.


How to book

As places at these FREE events are expected to fill quickly and we have limited availability at each venue, we recommend that you reserve your place early to avoid disappointment. PLEASE NOTE: You can only book your place at these events after booking opens at 10am on Thursday 20th July.



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5.30pm, Thursday 28th September

Dunston HallDunston Hall
Ipswich Rd
NR14 8PQ
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Booking opens at 10am Thursday 20th July

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5.30pm, Tuesday 10th October

London IOD116 Pall Mall
St. James’s
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Booking opens at 10am Thursday 20th July

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5.30pm, Tuesday 17th October

Wellcome Trust GenomeWellcome Trust Genome Campus
Saffron Walden
CB10 1RQ
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Booking opens at 10am Thursday 20th July

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