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Freedom Ceremony 28th January 2020

On 28th January 2020 nine new Freemen of the Company made their Declarations in front of the Master, Wardens and Court at Furniture Makers' Hall.  All nine became Freemen by Redemption following payment of their Freedom Fines.  Many congratulations to Bob Barclay, Frank Brown, Mohamed Daghem, Kalm Paul-Christian, Ritchie Robertson, Shamir Sanghrajka, Matthew Stevens, Rajiv Vyas and...


Lunch with Sir Nicholas Soames 21st January 2020

Legendary MP and former Minister of State for the Armed Forces, Sir Nicholas Soames came to speak to the WCIB on 21st January in the impressive surrounding of Armourer’s Hall. A UK foreign policy based on sovereignty alone would fail, he noted, in a world where “instability is the defining condition.”   US disengagement from its former role as the world’s policeman and the rise of China...


Cross - Mentoring evening 20th January 2020

Monday 21st January saw the Worshipful Company of International Bankers host its first cross-mentoring evening at ING Bank's London HQ; a brilliant event where younger members received career advice from older members whilst older members received advice from younger members on social media, working with younger generations and so on. Court Assistant Angela Knight and Freeman Max Asmelash...


Talk & Toast 15th January 2020: Lady Elisabeth & Sir Robert Stheeman

On 15th January Talk & Toast WCIB members and their guests listened to power couple Sir Robert and Lady Stheeman discuss both their careers and personal lives. Revered honours and job titles aside, they provided immense comfort to anyone starting out in the City through their entertaining anecdotes and advice gleaned from their impressive careers. Did you know you could fail your maths O...