Virtual Event

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Event Date Tue Nov 3 GMT - Wed Nov 4 GMT (about 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Nov 3 3:00am - Wed Nov 4 12:00pm
Location Virtual Event
Region EMEA

Following the unprecedented ramifications of the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent uncertainty over both the safety and viability of holding physical events, Global Trade Review is delighted to announce that GTR UK 2020, the UK’s leading event for trade and exports.

This exciting new initiative, combining a mixture of live-streamed and pre-recorded content and unrivalled networking via GTR’s dedicated virtual event platform, will offer the chance to hear the latest developments from experts on the many challenges faced across the industry, as well as the chance to connect with speakers, sponsors and attendees alike across the 2 days.

Please join us as we transition to this exciting new model, share key insights and expertise, and connect the wider community, providing certainty at a time of great uncertainty.

Attendees by sector:
• Corporates & traders
• Banks & financiers
• Technology & fintech
• Non-bank financiers
• Consultants & accountants
• Govt orgs & public bodies
• Insurers & risk managers
• Media
• ECAs & multilaterals
• Lawyers
• Other


2020 Speakers

Rachael Anstock
UK Head of Credit Lines, Zurich

John Basquill
Senior Reporter, Global Trade Review (GTR)

Lesley Batchelor
CEO & Camp Director, Export Boot Camp

Dai Bedford
Global Banking & Capital Markets Consulting Leader, EY

Maurice Benisty
Chief Commercial Officer, Demica

James Binns
Global Head of Trade & Working Capital, Barclays

Kevin Boynton
Managing Director, Transaction Banking, Standard Chartered Bank

Gwen Buck
Policy Adviser, Green Alliance

Gabriel Buck
Managing Director, GKB Ventures

John Burbidge-King
CEO, Interchange Solutions

Geoff de Mowbray
Chief Executive Officer, Dints International; Co-Chairman, British Exporters Association (BExA)

Susie Dorman
Owner & Creative Director, One & Eight

Jun Du
Professor of Economics, Economics, Finance & Entrepreneurship Group, Aston Business School

Sean Edwards
Chairman, International Trade & Forfaiting Association (ITFA); Head of Legal, SMBC Europe

Matthias Heck
Vice-President, Senior Credit Officer, Corporate Finance, Moody’s Investors Service

Nick Hedley
Head of Political Risk & Trade Credit, Ascent Underwriting

Andrew Hood
Partner, Fieldfisher

Alice Hu Wagner
Managing Director, Strategy Economics & Business Development, British Business Bank

Clare Hunter
Head of Marketing & Communications, Coltraco Ultrasonics

Anna Jerzewska
Founder & Director, Trade & Borders

Veronika Koroleva
Partner, gunnercooke

Merisa Lee Gimpel
Head of Trade Solution Development & Innovation, Global Transaction Banking, Lloyds Bank

Mark Ling
Head, Trade & Supplier Finance, Santander UK

Margrith Lutschg
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Octet Europe

Shannon Manders
Editorial Director, Global Trade Review (GTR)

Matthew Marks
Compliance & Sustainability Manager, The Alternative Pallet Company

Adam Marshall
Director General, British Chamber of Commerce (BCC)

Claire Mason
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Man Bites Dog

Richard Miller
Director, Head of TradeRisk Solutions, PIB Insurance Brokers

Maria Mogilnaya
Associate Banker, Trade Facilitation Programme, EBRD

Samir Neji
Founder & CEO, dltledgers

Matthew Oresman
Partner, Pillsbury

Amit Puri
Global Head of ESRM, Standard Chartered Bank; Chair, Equator Principles Association

Sean Ramsden
Founder & Chief Executive, Ramsden International

Chris Ruse
Managing Director, Head of Origination, Europe & Middle East, Greensill

Richard Simon-Lewis
Director of Business Development, Marketing & Communications, UK Export Finance

Mirka Skrzypczak
Head of Working Capital & Trade Products, NatWest

Liam Smyth
Director, Trade Facilitation, British Chambers of Commerce (BCC); Project Director, ChamberCustoms

Adam Sopher
Co-Founder & Director, Joe & Seph’s

Chris Southworth
Secretary General, ICC United Kingdom

Caroline Stockmann
Chief Executive, Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT)

Sandra Strong
Partner, Strong & Herd

Zoe Towndrow
Practice Lead, Political Violence, BPL Global

John Tress
Director, Sustainability & International Development, PwC

Chris Walker
Chairman, International Trade Policy Group, Federation of Small Businesses (FSB)

Jan Ward
Founder & CEO, Corrotherm

Lord Waverley
Co-Chair, APPG for Trade & Export Promotion

Eleanor Wragg
Senior Reporter, Global Trade Review (GTR)

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors and Partners

• UK Export Finance

• pib
• Santander Corporate & Commercial
• Standard Chartered

• China Systems
• EY
• Greensill
• Sullivan
• Zurich

• dit
• Octet
• FNBBank UK
• The London Institute
• xe

• Chamber International
• World Trade Center
• South African Chamber of Commerce
• Institute of Export