BarnafoLondon starts the year by hosting the first installment of the BUSINESS INVESTOR GROUP events created under the BarnafoLondon umbrella.
These events will attract entrepreneurs, business owners, professionals and industry types namely: (Accountants, Commercial Lawyers, Insurance & Tax Professionals as well as Digital Marketing, Technology Professionals and Seasoned Business Owners. We also hope to attract investors particularly those interested in investing in companies at seed level.
Join us at our forth-coming drinks reception. We count on your support in our efforts to nurture new business and promote growth. The details for the event are as follows:
Event: Business Investor Group
Date: Wednesday, 8th March 2017
Time: 18:30hrs - 23:30hrs
Venue: Hyatt Regency London - The Churchill, 30 Portman Square, London, W1H 7BH
The Guest Speaker(s) For The Evening Are:
Ms Ugo Arinzeh, Managing Director at Onyx Property Consultants
With a Bachelors of Science in Finance from Rutgers University, School of Business and an MBA from New York University, Ugo Arinzeh was guaranteed to have an exceptional career.
Nigeria-born and raised in America and now living in London, Ugo has a global perspective on business and culture. She spent over 10 years working at Bank of America Merrill Lynch as Senior Vice President, structuring real estate transactions on behalf of large corporate owners of real estate and advising on commercial real estate finance; enjoyed a brief stint at leading architectural firm Adjaye Associates as CFO, and then founded Onyx Property Consultants in 2012.
Given her interest in people and property, and wealth of knowledge in banking, real estate transactions, and property investing, Onyx has been the perfect way for Ugo to combine her passion and skills. The firm works with local and international clients to deliver their property related goals whether it be optimising sales price, finding the right investment property or second home, or managing a portfolio of properties throughout London.
Outside of work, Ugo is determined to do what she can to be part of bringing lasting social change through organisations she cares about. She is a trustee at S.A.F.E, a Kenya-based non-profit that uses theatre, film and community programs to inspire, educate, and implement social change; and a former trustee at N Street Village, a non-profit organisation helping empower homeless and low-income women in Washington, D.C. She recently launched a partnership with The Girls Network, a UK based organiation empowering young women.
Mr Thomas Cridland, Founder of Tom Cridland - (The World's Number 1 Sustainable Brand)
His story has been covered by all the media houses from London to LA. The EVENING STANDARD describe Tom as "a tailor to the stars" and, indeed, Tom Cridland trousers have quickly become well known from London to Los Angeles and, as FORBES note, have been "donned by celebrities such as Leonardo DiCaprio, Hugh Grant, Stephen Fry, and Daniel Craig". Tom Cridland have also made clothing for the likes of Ben Stiller, Jeremy Piven, Rod Stewart, Nigel Olsson, Brandon Flowers, Robbie Williams, Nile Rodgers, Michael Portillo, Stephen Merchant, Frankie Valli, Neil Young, Danny McBride, Miley Cyrus, Clint Eastwood and Kendrick Lamar.
Join us at one of the finest venues in London to meet our guest speakers whilst you network with start-ups, entrepreneurs, professionals required by business namely (Accountants, Tax Professionals, Commercial Lawyers, Seasoned Business Owners & Investors).
Let's nature new business to promote growth and prosperity. It will be a productive yet fun evening.
Chef Franky Fernandes will prepare delicious canapés served with welcome drinks to welcome you all.
I hope to see you there.
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