Our next business networking event in Birmingham

Thursday 20th June

Novotel Birmingham Centre, 12.00 noon - 2.00pm- Birmingham, B1 2HT


Time - Registration 11.00am for a prompt 11.15am start

Presenter - Rob Wainwright from WWA Associates

Topic - Ever Thought Of Becoming A Non-Executive Director? Here's How!


Many of us like the idea of becoming a NED, we show you how - how to get started building your portfolio career and how to be effective in the Board room.  Companies that have NEDs simply do better.


  • Why become a NED?  Do I have the skills?
  • How to make the leap to becoming a NED?
  • How can to add value?  Benefits NEDs bring to companies
  • Corporate Governance - what does this grand wording mean?

About The Presenter:

Originally from a family business background, from age 29 Rob worked mainly for overseas companies running their UK subsidiary as MD/CEO before launching his own consultancy firm 15 years ago part of which places NEDs - Rob sits on the Board of 3 companies and is Chair of the Board of Trustees for a national mid-sized charity.


Members - £45.00 - Book Here

Non Members - £45.00 - Book Here

Rob Wainwright

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Thursday 20th June

Novotel Birmingham Centre, 12.00 noon - 2.00pm

What members and guests say

"I use business networking extensively to build new business and so I come across all types of Networking Companies. To say that The Business Network stands head and shoulders above the rest is only telling it how it is. The format is excellent and relaxing which get the best out of everyone. I can heartily recommend Business Network."

Moray Newberry
Monitor Marketing Ltd.

"I have been a Business Network Member for many years, probably over 10 years now. It has a relaxed and yet structured environment in which to meet like minded business people who were keen to build long standing relationships rather than score a quick sale. I have obtained significant referrals from Network members, and have purchased services from members with great success. "

Helen Brown
Slater Heelis LLP