The Bristol Distinguished Address: Post-Globalism; Baroness Shriti Vadera, PC

Date: 08 March 2017
Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, BS34 8QZ
Time: Reception: 18:00 Lecture: 18:30 Networking: 19:30


Baroness Shriti Vadera, PC, Chair, Santander UK, will deliver a lecture entitled 'Post-Globalism' as part of the Bristol Distinguished Address Series. The lecture will cover the trend of de-globalisation and what this means in the macro-economic and geo-political context.


Registration will open on 08 February 2017.


  • 18:00 - Registration and refreshments
  • 18:30 - Lecture
  • 19:30 - Networking

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Shriti Vadera was appointed to the Board of Santander UK plc and Santander UK Group Holdings plc on 1 January 2015 and became Chair on 30 March 2015. She is also Chair of the Santander UK plc Board Nomination Committee.

Shriti was an investment banker with S G Warburg / UBS, on the Council of Economic Advisers, HM Treasury, Minister in the Cabinet Office, Business Department and International Development Department, G20 Adviser, and advised Governments, banks, and investors on the Eurozone crisis, banking sector, debt restructuring and markets.

Shriti is Senior Independent Director of BHP Billiton and Independent Non-Executive Director of AstraZeneca.

About the Bristol Distinguished Address Series

The Bristol Distinguished Address Series provides a unique opportunity to hear about the challenges, issues and decisions being made at the highest level of strategic leadership. The series is delivered by the Bristol Business School in partnership with ACCA, Bristol City Council, Bristol Junior Chamber, Bristol Post, Business West, CBI, CMI, FSB, IoD, ICAEW and the West of England LEP.

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Cost: Free
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