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Past Master talk: Bob Wigley 17th February

A fascinating talk with Past Master Bob Wigley whose book ‘Born Digital’ is published on 11 March. It is mainly about the Generation Z (8 – 24). Amongst a plethora of facts, that generation spends 7-9 hours online – relationships, information, education. He’s also met 100 entrepreneurs, whose interest is in their purpose to help society, rather than profit. On the other side, this generation is...


First 'Pitch your charity' grants awarded

Following the launch of the “Pitch your charity” initiative last October, which invites members of the Company to propose charities for support, the Company awarded £2000 apiece to two very different organisations. King Henry’s Walk Garden, is a community project on the border of Islington and Hackney that runs "Little Explorers Out and About”, a 10 week long summer programme which encourages...


Path to Master: Cross mentoring 9th February 2021

On the evening of 9th February 2021, the WCIB hosted its first virtual Cross Mentoring on Zoom with over 35 attendees, which fitted into the Master's theme "Freeman, Liveryman, Master". Our distinguished mentors for the evening included Master Robert Merrett, Immediate Past Master Karina Robinson, Liveryman David Blanc and Court Assistant Simon Hills. The event was...


WCIB Lombard Prize 2020

FROM THE MASTERI am delighted to announce the results of the 2020 WCIB Lombard Prize for students at University Business Schools.  The winner is David Witts David Witts | LinkedIn from the University of Durham Business School and the Runner Up is Chloe Salehnejad Chloe Salehnejad | LinkedIn from University College London Institute of Finance and Technology.  Many...