Leadership, progression and success at the top - House of Commons on 28th February 2017

Inspirational YOU

 supported by Dawn Butler MP 

Leadership, progression and succeeding at the top - masterclass

Raising the bar

House of Commons

Tuesday 28th February 2017 - 6.30pm-8.30pm 

Doors 6pm (Please note - prompt 6.30pm start)

Raising the bar: Inspiring Balance is a celebration of empowering leadership and success at the top

The panel will focus on the issues affecting the career paths of those in competitive professions, maintaining their careers, business, well-being and making a change from the top.

The event is open to: newly qualified and established professionals.  

Inspirational YOU provides you with a fantastic opportunity to meet established and respected leaders, to network and gain tips, which may well give you the competitive edge.

Introduced by Dawn Butler MP


  • Dawn Butler MP, Labour MP for Brent Central
  • Peter AkwaboahMD - Morgan Stanley
  • Sandra Federighi, CFO - Stella McCartney
  • Tom IlubeCEO - Crossword Security and No. 1 in the Powerlist 2017
  • Karen Blackett OBE, Chair and former CEO of Mediacom, NED and listed in the Powerlist 2017 
  • Chi Chi Nwanoku MBE, Double Bassist, Artistic director, Prof. Royal Academy of Music, Broadcaster & Writer



  • Visibility – the importance of standing up and being counted.
  • How do we get more black and asian professionals into senior positions?
  • Status of women and black professionals in competitive industries?
  • How to balance your career, personal life and well-being?
  • The value of a portfolio careers - joining boards and progressing via external opportunities


6.00 – 6.30 Guests seated for discussion

6.30 - Welcome, introduction

6.40 - 8.00  Panel discussion

8.00 – 8.30 Q&A

8.30 – 8.45 Close and depart

  • Access to the House of Commons is via Cromwell Green Visitors Entrance on St.Margaret Street
  • Please allow 30-45 minutes for airport-type security to enter the House of Commons
  • The event will take place in Committee Room 14
  • Please note that no food or drink is allowed in any of the Committee Rooms although delegates may take in bottled water
  • Please let us know of any special requirements, including any assisted access needs to the House of Commons


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