Business Brexit Briefing
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Brexit is here! On the 31st January the UK formally left the European Union but what does this mean in practical terms for your business? What changes should we expect to see over the transistion period?
Join us for our latest Brexit Briefing for an updates, intelligence and insight on what your business needs to know and what steps you should be taking in the next 11 months leading up to end of the transitional period.
Join us for our latest Business Brexit Briefing to hear presentations on the following topics:
- The Brexit Process - What Happens Next?
- Practical update on International Trade and Customs Processes
- Updates from government departments on support available
- Non-EU Free Trade Agreements
- Import VAT Update
- Business Immigration Latest
- Brexit Service Sector Case Study: Gallagher and the Insurance Industry
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- David Hooper
- Company Director, Hooper & Co.
David Hooper MBA, has worked in International Trade and Economic Development for 20 years including 5 years working for HMRC. He is now Director of Independent Freight Solution Ltd based in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, who are a freight forwarder that also provide specialist advice, consultancy and training regarding customs and compliance related issues. David has an extensive knowledge of World Wide Customs Compliance and in 2016 Independent Freight became an Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) for Customs and Security. Over the last few years David has been asked to give talks and presentations to business on customs compliance rules and regulations and guidance on how Brexit could affect business exporting and importing in the future. David has a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with Distinction from Aston University in 2004 and a degree in Economics, Politics and Philosophy from the Open University. David also sits on the Coventry of Commerce Brexit Committee.
- Matthew Davies
- Partner & Head of Business Immigration - Wright Hassall LLP Solicitors
Matthew is an expert in business immigration law, advising employers, business people and investors on how best to navigate the complexities of the UK’s immigration rules and minimising delays, costs and risks in hiring talent from overseas.
- David Burton
- Chair of Coventry & Warwickshire Brexit Group
David is a Board Member of Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce and Chair of the Chambers Brexit Committee.
- Ian McKinney
- Senior Account Executive at Gallagher
Ian is a Senior Account Executive at Gallagher, based in Coventry but with clients across the UK, many of whom are exporters. He has worked in the insurance industry for 17 years, entering as a graduate trainee with Willis. His wide ranging experience embraces handling international insurance placements for FTSE 100 companies, multinational charities, education risks, technology and life science, and precision manufacturing. With his degree in law, Ian is particularly adept at review of Policy Wordings and ‘small print’ and has carried out several in-depth cover comparison exercises on areas such as Cyber & Data Liability, Crime, and Professional Indemnity. Ian is a Chartered Insurance Broker, and an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute.