"Great event, very well attended and just the right formal/informal balance - and also the right size of event to make it engaging for everyone. Many thanks for the invitation and the kind hospitality."
Chief Executive Officer, Utility Company, CEO Lunch
"First class event. As ever Sir John cuts to the heart of UK infrastructure and the real need to create enabling politics that support a clear long term vision and plan for UK plc. Thank you"
Nicholas Pollard, CEO, Cory Environmental, Industry Breakfast
"Hoggett Bowers' get their Breakfast meets just right, informative and inclusive."
Jeremy Lofts, Vice President, Global Account Management, Baker Hughes, Breakfast Event
"Thank you Hoggett Bowers, a most enjoyable and
stimulating evening networking with like-minded HR professionals.”
Sam Hannis, HR Director Europe, CH2M Europe Ltd, HRD Dinner
"This has been an opportunity to meet and exchange experiences with several other NED's in a way that is not normally possible. Very welcome!"
Chairman of three SME's in the Rail Industry, NED Lunch
"Fantastic venue and very relaxed."
Finance Director, Passenger Transport Company , CFO Lunch
"Hoggett Bowers hosted an exceptional
thought provoking event that was delivered by great speakers – a beneficial use
of anyone’s time who chose to accept the invitation.. I personally look forward
to my next invite and will be sure to attend."
Heather Warren, An Inspirational Journey, Founder and Chair, Diversity & Inclusion Dinner
“Hoggett Bowers HR Director Dinners offer
the opportunity to connect with colleagues from across a broad range of sectors
and learn from interesting speakers. Great conversations, a warm welcome and
HR Director, UK & Ireland – Food Manufacturing, HRD Dinner
"It was my first event and it was very enjoyable. I was made very welcome."
Executive Chairman, National Utility and Civil Engineering Contractor, Leaders Lunch
and speaker content and style was very good, excellent networking opportunity -
overall a very enjoyable evening."
Group HR Director, Building Products Plc, HRD Dinner
"As always a very enjoyable event with a good mixture of people around the table!"
Chief Executive Officer, Private Utility Company, CEO Lunch
"A great opportunity to renew contact with the real leaders of the UK infrastructure industry, and to hear Sir John Armitt's insights into the new National Infrastructure Commission. The real value was in hearing his balance of business reality against the political ambition for infrastructure"
CEO, Transport and Infrastructure, Industry Breakfast
"An excellent event. Attendees had a wide mix of backgrounds which resulted in wide ranging, stimulating discussions before, during and after lunch."
Strategy and Marketing Director, Financial Services Company, NED Lunch
"An interesting and
lively debate and great to hear women's voices heard."
Gillian Wilmot, Chairman Sportscoach, Board Mentoring, NISA, Elexon, Senet, IDAB, EU Referendum Event
"Great event - never underestimate how useful these are. Great to get out and realise others have similar challenges - very refreshing."
VP Finance, Pharmaceutical Company, CFO Lunch
opportunity and the chance to hear about HR challenges in other
Kim Pettigrew, Head of People & Organisation Effectiveness, British Airways, HRD Dinner
"Good venue and timing about right."
CFO, Private Label Foods Preparation Company, CFO Lunch
"Very interesting to spend some time with people from other
industries, as well as others from financial services. I think the format
worked very well."
UK CEO, Insurance Company, CEO Lunch
"Insightful talk on leadership and a great opportunity to
Partner, Big 4 Consulting Firm, HRD Dinner
"Very much enjoyed it, comparing notes with peers and discussing issues of the day."
Group Finance Director, Global Advertising and Marketing Organisation, CFO Lunch
"Hoggett Bowers generated a stimulating, challenging, thought provoking environment at their recent NED event. An invaluable experience for both prospective and current NEDs."
Mike Moren, Managing Director, AON, NED Lunch
"An excellent event for senior leaders. Great speaker and good debate."
Commercial Director, Logistics Company, Breakfast Event
"Lovely venue and setting, the right number of attendees and a great format, thank you."
Finance & Contracts Director, Train Operating Company, CFO Lunch
"Greg (Rt Hon Greg Hands MP, Chief Secretary to the Treasury) was open, frank and sure-footed, both in his prepared speech and in response to a wide range of questions. Sadly rare but welcome qualities in a politician in these turbulent times. Excellent insights at a critical time. Many thanks."
Graham Prothero, Group FD, Galliford Try plc, Breakfast Event