Birmingham Chamber of Commerce - CEO Paul Faulkner
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 from 18:30 to 21:30 (GMT)
The next meeting of the Dudley and District Business Club will be held Tuesday 17 November 2015, where you will have the chance to network with other business owners, join in with a lively round the room business debate, hear our speaker, Paul Faulkner CEO of Birmingham Chamber of Commerce and enjoy a hot supper.
Paul took over as CEO of the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce in June 2015, having previously been CEO of Nottingham Forest and Aston Villa.
A history graduate from Cambridge University, Paul began his career at MBNA Bank, completing the Bank’s Graduate Management Scheme and working in a variety of roles across the organisation in both the UK and the US.
Following a period working as a consultant for Michael Page, Paul returned to live in the US in 2005 when he accepted a role working for Randy Lerner and the Lerner family’s private office. In 2006 Paul was an integral part of Randy Lerner’s purchase of Aston Villa, and relocated to Birmingham to work at the club, initially as COO and then as CEO from 2010 to 2014.
Locally, Paul is an Associate Non-Executive Director of Birmingham Children’s Hospital, and a Trustee of Cure Leukaemia, Town Hall Symphony Hall, and the Library of Birmingham Trust. He lives in Sutton Coldfield and is married with two young sons.
Please come along, enjoy a decent supper, and some lively debate.
When & Where
Dudley & District Business Club
On occasions, the formal or educational side of the Club is forgotten and we have totally social occasions. However, the talk tends to centre around the members’ businesses.