Events

Following on from a rapid post-pandemic recovery, the world economy is fraught with uncertainty and volatility driven by inflation, energy crisis and escalating inequality. The UK economy appears to be particularly precarious. Fortuitously for us, UK INSEAD alumni, Professor Antonio Fatás will be briefly visiting London to serve as an expert at a policy forum to advise on The Future of Digital Money and Payments. Antonio has generously agreed to address us on “The World Economy: what lies ahead?” as well as field a few questions on the governance of Digital Currencies.

Monthly and Entrepreneurs’ Drinks

November 3, 2022
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

For the November drinks, we’re bringing together the Monthly Drinks and Entrepreneurs! If you’re an entrepreneur, business angel or investor, this will be our first opportunity to meet for a very long time! Come along for an informal catch up with your peers in the sector to discuss the latest news on the hottest new ventures!…..visit MyINSEAD to book

For the 31st event in the series, we are bringing together more business angels and start-ups. We will select between five and eight companies to present to the people with the know-how to help or the cash to invest. This is your chance to play a crucial and fulfilling role if you’re a business angel with resources or time to mentor…..visit MyINSEAD to book

Diwali Feast

November 15, 2022
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Often referred to as the festival of lights, or Deepavali, Diwali is a time for religious rituals and sharing traditional stories. It’s also an opportunity to spruce up the home, buy new clothes, and, of course, enjoy parties, feasting and an exchange of gifts. Diwali represents the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness and wisdom over ignorance. Let’s celebrate the ancient legend of Lord Rama’s eventual defeat of the evil spirit Ravana and learn more about this five-day festival, its traditions and ceremonies. Hear why tradition suggests that you should invest in a kitchen appliance and start a new business venture……visit MyINSEAD to book

Christmas Champagne Reception

December 15, 2022
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us at the Savile Club in the heart of Mayfair, founded in 1868 by a group of the most distinguished writers and artists of the time for our final event of the year. In true INSEAD style, this will be an evening of great conversation with alumni and guests to round off the year and celebrate the festive season……visit MyINSEAD to book

Jim Strang (AMP 17Jul), is currently a Senior Advisor to Hamilton Lane, having been until the beginning of 2021 the Chairman of their EMEA business and a long-standing member of a number of the firm’s investment committees. Jim will review the trends, challenges and opportunities found in today’s global financial and private equity markets.

For the 32nd event in the series, we are bringing together more business angels and start-ups. We will select between five and eight companies to present to the people with the know-how to help or the cash to invest. This is your chance to play a crucial and fulfilling role if you’re a business angel with resources or time to mentor.