North Wales Business Club
P.O. Box 41, North Wales, LL24 0ZF
 [email protected]  01690 720 321

Past Speakers

Some of the Guest Speakers who have visited the North Wales Business Club over the years



Our last speaker was.......

Ali Gayward, UK Country Manager easyJet

November 2017




Kevin Wall, Chairman Corporate Banking, Barclays Bank plc

21 September 2017




Duncan Hawthorne, CEO Horizon Nuclear Power

March 2017




Peter Bennett - Jones CBE Founder of Tiger Television Group and previously MD of Talkback Productions

February 2017



Warren EastWarren East CEO Rolls Royce

November 2016



Alison Nimmo CBE

CEO The Crown Estate

April 2016



Peter Hancock

Chief Executive, Pride of Britain Hotels

February 2016



Rhodri Talfan Davies

Director BBC Cymru Wales
September 2015



Jeremy Hicks Managing Director

Jaguar Land Rover (UK) Ltd
April 2015



Sir Howard Stringer

Previously Chairman & CEO
of Sony Corporation & President of CBS
January 2015



His Honour Judge Niclas I. Parry

Crown Court Circuit Judge
November 2014



Hugh Morris

Chief Executive Officer
and Director of Cricket Glamorgan

September 2014

Lord Bilimoria CBE, DL

Founder of Cobra Beer
March 2014

Commodore Richard Baum RN, NRCNE

Naval Regional Commander Northern England & Isle of Man.

January 2014

Sir George W. Buckley

Chairman Arle Capital Partners Ltd
November 2013

Rt. Hon. David Jones, MP

Secretary of State for Wales
September 2013

Jim O Neill, Chairman

Goldman Sachs Asset Management
May 2013

Stephen Phillips

Chief Executive China-Britain Business Council

January 2013

Henry Engelhardt

Chief Executive Admiral Group plc

November 2012

Tony Moy

Co-founder Page & Moy Travel
September 2012

Mark Price

MD Waitrose
January 2012

John Timpson

Chairman and Co-Owner of Timpson
November 2011

Dean Butler

Founder Vision Express
September 2011

Neil Berkett

CEO Virgin Media
April 2011

Rt. Hon Carwyn Jones AM

First Minister of Wales
January 2011

Tony Collins

Chief Executive Virgin Trains
November 2010

David Moorcroft OBE

Broadcaster & Athlete
October 2010

Dame Gillian Morgan

Permanent Secretary, Welsh Assembly Government
November 2009
25th Anniversary Dinner

Professor Sir Christopher Evans OBE

Chairman, Excalibur Group
October 2009

Alan Dickinson - Chief Executive, Corporate Banking RBS
Jon Lloyd - Chief Executive UK Coal plc
Lord Burns - Chairman Abbey Bank plc
Chris Segar - Broadcaster Sly Bailey - Chief Executive Trinity Mirror plc
Arthur Emyr - Director Wales , Olympics 2012
Robert Hough - Chairman of Liverpool Airport plc & Deputy Chairman of Peel Holdings plc
Sir David Michels - President of the British Hospitality Asc.
Sir Roger Jones OBE
Jyoti Munsiff - Past Company Secretary Shell Group
Sir Nick Scheele - President Ford Motor Company
David Richards - Chairman & Chief Executive, Prodrive Group
Dyfrig John - Chief Executive, HSBC Bank plc
David Vardy -Project Director Emmanuel Schools Foundation
Adam Crozier - Chief Executive, Royal Mail
Masahiko Saito - Minister for Commercial Affairs at the Japanese Embassy
Rachel Lomax - Deputy Governor Bank of England
Malcolm Walker CBE - Iceland Foods
Sir Terry Leahy - Chief Executive, Tesco plc
E. Mervyn Davies - Standard Chartered plc
Martin Bell - Broadcaster
Neil & Christine Hamilton Digby Jones - Director General CBI
Sir Richard Evans - BAe Systems
Sir Peter Davis - J Sainsbury plc
Admiral Sir Michael Boyce - Chief of Defence Staff
The Rt. Hon. Rhodri Morgan - First Minister, National Assembly
Professor Laurie Taylor - Broadcaster
Don Cruickshank - Chairman London Stock Exchange
Steve Morgan OBE - Chairman Redrow Group
Lord Elis Thomas - Speaker, National Assembly
Nick Reilly CBE - Vauxhall Motors
Kevin Gaskell - MD of BMW (GB) Ltd
The Hon. Sir Rocco Forte - R F Hotels
His Excellency Philip Lader - U.S. Ambassador
The Rt. Hon. Norman Lamont Martyn Lewis CBE
Ron Davies - Secretary of State for Wales
Tyrone O'Sullivan - Chairman Tower Colliery
Sir David Rowland - Chairman of Lloyds of London
Baroness Detta O'Cathain OBE
The Hon. Robert Lloyd George
The Rt. Hon. William Hague - Secretary of State for Wales
Martin Taylor - Chief Executive Barclays Group
Sir Bernard Ingham
Flt.Lt. John Peters - RAF Gulf War Pilot
Peter Saunders OBE - Chairman Halo Foods
Mike Whitlam - British Red Cross
Sir Colin Marshall - Chairman British Airways
Quinton Hazell CBE DL Judge James Pickles
Sir Alastair Morton - Chairman Euro Tunnel
The Rt. Hon. Sir Wyn Roberts - Minister of State for Wales
Sir Gordon Borrie QC - Director General Fair Trade
Sir Robert Scholey CBE - Chairman British Steel
The Rt. Hon. David Hunt - Secretary of State for Wales
John Elfed Jones - Chairman Welsh Water
Sir Robert Reid - Chairman British Rail
His Grace The Duke of Westminster James Driscoll - Creator of The Shoe People
Derek Hatton - Leader Liverpool Council
The Rt. Hon. Peter Walker - Secretary of State for Wales
Sir Richard Bailey - President of Royal Doulton
Sir James Anderton CBE - Chief Constable of Gtr. Manchester
Alfred Gooding OBE - Chairman of CBI Wales
Lord Forte - Trust House Forte
Lord Sieff OBE - President Marks & Spencer
Sir Adrian Cadbury - Cadbury Schweppes
Cliff Morgan CVO, OBE - TV & Sports Personality
The Rt. Hon. Cecil Parkinson MP
Sir Kenneth Cork OBE - Ex Lord Mayor of London