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E2E LIVE with The Lord Bird MBE and Stephen Ravenscroft
April 21, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
About the Event
E2E, delivering extraordinary connections for entrepreneurs, is inviting you to join us on Tuesday 21 April at 2 pm for E2E LIVE!
E2E LIVE is a weekly Livestream session launched in partnership with Indus Net and taking place every Tuesday at 2 pm where you can access world-class experts and entrepreneurs, raise your questions and receive invaluable advice in real-time.
This session will be hosted by:
The Lord Bird MBE, Founder – The Big Issue Group. Born into poverty and brought up in care, his life journey has included spells as a prisoner, artist and printer. Now an activist, publisher and Cross-bench member of the House of Lords, Lord Bird is the driving force behind The Big Issue Group, which includes the world’s most successful street magazine, The Big Issue and its social investment arm, Big Issue Invest. Lord Bird is a business leader with an outstanding record of using enterprise as a force for social change in dismantling the root causes of poverty; and in Parliament, he focuses on poverty prevention, literacy and protecting the rights of future generations.
Shalini Khemka, E2E’s Founder & CEO, Member of The Mayor of London’s Business Advisory Board and Deal Maker for the UK Government.
Stephen Ravenscroft, Partner and Head of Employment at Memery Crystal. A highly experienced employment lawyer, Stephen will look at some of the common issues employers are facing during this uncertain time.
Join E2E LIVE on 21 April at 2 pm!
Meet your Guest Speaker
The Lord Bird MBE
Founder – The Big Issue Group
John, The Lord Bird MBE was born into poverty and brought up in care. His life journey has included spells as a prisoner, artist and printer. Now an activist, publisher and Crossbench member of the House of Lords, Lord Bird is the driving force behind The Big Issue Group, which includes the world’s most successful street magazine, The Big Issue and its social investment arm, Big Issue Invest. Lord Bird is a business leader with an outstanding record of using enterprise as a force for social change in dismantling the root causes of poverty; and in Parliament, he focuses on poverty prevention, literacy and protecting the rights of future generations.
Partner & Head of Employment – Memery Crystal
A highly experienced employment lawyer, Stephen Ravenscroft joined independent, full-service law firm Memery Crystal in 2018.
Stephen provides bespoke commercial advice to clients on their most sensitive and complex HR issues, including those arising during recruitment, departure, restructuring, investigations, and disputes. He also has extensive experience working on cross-border transactions and outsourcing projects.
He works with international and domestic companies across a range of industries including media and technology, real estate, banking and finance, and natural resources.
Stephen also has a particular interest in sports law, being a former international rugby player.
Meet your Host
Founder & CEO – E2E, Member of the Mayor of London’s Business Advisory Board, Deal Maker – UK Government
Shalini founded E2E in 2011. Her mission was to develop the largest and most active entrepreneurial community in the UK to enable extraordinary connections for entrepreneurs.
Under Shalini’s guidance E2E has become a trusted entrepreneurial community which has one objective: to unlock the full potential of ambitious entrepreneurial businesses by enabling extraordinary connections. It has developed into an exciting and thriving powerhouse of international entrepreneurs, investors and entrepreneurial non-execs, coupled with access to globally leading corporate services. E2E’s ecosystem has ambition and innovation at its core.
Shalini is also a Deal Maker for the UK Government, a Member of the Mayor of London’s Business Advisory Board, a Non-Executive Director of UK Export Finance (UKEF), a Fellow of Burton & South Derbyshire College and a Judge for The Great British Entrepreneurial Awards. Before establishing E2E, Shalini co-founded the world’s first bank to bank trade finance platform. She was an Investment Director at LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyd’s Banking Group and held finance related roles at Deutsche Bank, Bankers Trust, Natwest Bank and Coopers & Lybrand.
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Disclaimer: Please note that event timings and dates are subject to change. Our event is designed for founders of growing businesses and business leaders. We try where possible to keep exclusivity. Should E2E deem your position as not suitable for our event, one of our team will remove you from our attendee list and you will be notified. Overt selling will be frowned upon.