PluralistCasts

As a member of the Pluralists Club, you will have exclusive access to ALL our PluralistCast Events (12 - 15 EACH month).

Broadcast EVERY WEEK on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday evenings from 5.30pm - 6.30pm (on Zoom).

This week

22 September 2021 (12.30pm)

Masterclass: Angel Investing in 2021

Modwenna's Masterclass will tell you all you need to know about Angel Investing in the current climate, how things have changed and what the future looks like for Angel Investors

24 September 2021

Angel Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor

28 September 2021

Insight Evening: How to sell

Nina Carr will share her views on how to sell successfully in the media space

MasterClasses

Focusing on topics that will help you to develop your Pluralist career.

Social Events 

Our soical events are a chance for our members to enjoy some downtime while meeting fellow Pluralists.

Core Skills 

Helping you to enhance the skills you need to have a successful Pluralist career.

Insight Evenings

A chance to learn from the experiences and insights of other Pluralists and find out how they have built their own successful pluralist careers. 

Opportunities

Find C-level, advisory and NED roles working with exciting young companies at The Pluralists Opportunities Club.

What's coming up....why don't you join us?

29 September 2021 (12.30pm)

Masterclass: Angel Investing in 2021 Part II

Part II of Modwenna's Masterclass will tell you all you need to know about Angel Investing in the current climate, how things have changed and what the future looks like for Angel Investors

29 September 2021

An evening with David Smith from The Sunday Times

The Sunday Times' David Smith is back to share his insights on the  latest comings and goings in the media, politics and beyond. 

5 October 2021

Meet the Founder

We invite an entrepreneur / start-up founder to talk to us about their company, their ambitions and the opportunities and challenges they face as they grow their business

6 October 2021 (12.30pm)

Masterclass: Beoming an NED

How to go about becoming an NED and where to find the right opportunities

6 October 2021

Insight: What's happening on the Stock Market

Charles Burbeck is back with his latest insights on the ups and downs of the markets.

8 October 2021

Social: Wine Tasting

Time to try some more excellent wines under the guidance of Caspar Bowes

12 October 2021 (12.30pm)

Masterclass: Becoming an NED Part II

How to go about becoming an effective NED and where to find the right opportunities

13 October 2021

Insight Evening: Investing in Leisure

Rosalind Whitehead from Edition Capital and expert in investing in the leisure sector talks to us about where the opportunites will lie as we move beyond the Covid crisis. 

15 October 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares

19 October 2021

Insight Evening: Investing in clever science

Andrew Elder from Albion Capital will talk about the opportunities and challenges involved in investing in cutting edge scientific and medical inventions

20 October 2021

Soical Event: Cookalong

Enjoy and share your culinary skills in our virtual cookalong event

20 October 2021 (12.30pm)

Masterclass: Understanding investment agreements

Modwenna will lead us through a masterclass on understanding investor agreements and interpreting the important small print

22 October 2021

NED Club

Join us at this months NED Club to discuss roles and ideas around being an NED and how to find interesting opportunities

26 October 2021

Members Lunch!

Join our first live members event since 2019!  It's going to be fun....

27 October 2021

An evening with David Smith

The Sunday Times' David Smith is back to share his insights on the  latest comings and goings in the media, politics and beyond.

27 October 2021 (12.30pm)

Masterclass: Deal Structuring

Understanding the ins and outs of how to structure a deal to ensure that all parties get what they expect and avoid hidden surprises down the road

Past Events

17 Sepember 2021

NED Club

Following our charity trustee insight evening we will look at some of the voluntary roles available on Nurole to see which are the most attractive

15 September 2021

Social Event: Build it!

We will be sending each of you an Air Powered Engine Car Build it Yourself Kit or a Salt Water Fuel Cell Engine kit which we can have fun competing to assemble the first.

14 Sepember 2021

Insight Evening: Becoming a charity trustee


Ian Joseph of Trustees  Unlimited will talk to us about what is involved in being a charity trustee, why you might want to do it, and how you should go about getting yourself into the Charity sector

10 September 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares

8 September 2021

Insight Evening: Malcolm Burne

At our first Insight Evening since the summer Malcolm Burne will be our guest speaker to talk to us about the new clever solution to getting an exit and more..

7 September 2021

Meet the Founder

We invite an entrepreneur / start-up founder to talk to us about their company, their ambitions and the opportunities and challenges they face as they grow their business

3 September 2021

Social Event: Wine Tasting

More delicious wine to taste under the guidance of Caspar Bowes.

1 September 2021

What's happening on the Stock Market

Charles Burbeck is back with his latest insights on the ups and downs of the markets.

27 August 2021

Stockmarket Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares

25 August 2021

Insight Evening: More to come

More information to follow

24 August 2021

Masterclass: details TBC

Check back later to find out more

31 July 2021

Members 'live' Lunch! 

Join us as we all get together in person for a long awaited catch up on all that has happened in the past 18 months!

23 July 2021

Angel Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor

21 July 2021

Insight evening: Life as a professional musician

Peter Edwards will regale us with his stories from life as a professional pianist

31 August 2021

Angel Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor

20 July 2021

Meet the Founder

We invite an entrepreneur / start-up founder to talk to us about their company, their ambitions and the opportunities and challenges they face as they grow their business

19 July 2021

NED Club

Join us at this months NED Club to discuss roles and ideas around being an NED in the current climate

14 July 20201

Insight Evening: how food helped save the most vulnerable during the COVID pandemic

Fellow member, Andrew Merritt-Morling will talk to us about how he set about his experiences of setting up two Essential Supplies Hubs at the start of the pandemic in March '20 - from request to operation in just 4 day - and in just 3 months were providing 12,500 meals per day

13 July 2021

Insight Evening: Why good mental health is good for business

Mental health expert Barnaby Perks will talk to us about the importance of mental health in the context of business and how we can better look after both our own mental health and that of those around us. 

9 July 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares

7 July 2021

What's happening on the Stock Market

Charles Burbeck is back with his latest insights on the ups and downs of the markets.

6 July 2021

Meet the Founder

We invite an entrepreneur / start-up founder to talk to us about their company, their ambitions and the opportunities and challenges they face as they grow their business

2 July 2021

Wine Tasting

Taste another delicious bottle of wine with Caspar Bowes

30 June 2021

Social Event: Cookalong

Try out your culinary skills with our virtual cookalong

29 June 2021

Insight Evening: Access to space / the future of spacetech

We look into the future of space tech with Paul Williams, space entrepreneur and founder of Black Arrow Space Technologies

25 June 2021

Angel Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor

22 June 2021

Insight: Investing in Tech for Good

Paul Miller, CEO of Bethnal Green Ventures will enlighten us on the rise of the tech for good as an asset class, what the latest trends are in the sector and where the real opportunities are for investors who want returns, but also what to give a little (or a lot) back in the process

18 June 2021

NED Club

Join us at this months NED Club to discuss roles and ideas around being an NED in the current climate

16 June 2021

Insight Evening: Investing in Whisky

Rupert Patrick from Whisky Invest Direct will talk to us about how to invest in this most unusual asset class.

15 June 2021

Meet the Founder

We invite an entrepreneur / start-up founder to talk to us about their company, their ambitions and the opportunities and challenges they face as they grow their business

11 June 2021

Social Event: Wine Tasting

More delicious wine to taste hosted by Caspar Bowes

9 June 2021

Insight Evening: ESG strategy for businesses and investors 

Darshita Gillies, CEO of global impact platform Maanch will demystify the ESG Landscape and highlight some of the key challenges and opportunities for both businesses and investors

8 June 2021

Masterclass: How to pitch effectively and successful in a virtual setting 

Pitching is traditionally done face to face, but how can you ensure you deliver the best pitch in a video meeting?  Michael Collins, a member of Toastmasters International, will reveal all the tips and tricks you need for an effective virtual pitch.

 

 

4 June 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares

2 June 2021

Insight evening: What's happening on the Stock Market

Charles Burbeck is back with his latest insights on the ups and downs of the markets.

1 June 2021

Meet the Founder

We invite an entrepreneur / start-up founder to talk to us about their company, their ambitions and the opportunities and challenges they face as they grow their business

28 May 2021

NED Club

Join us with our special guest speaker, headhunter Lucy Baird, at this months NED Club

26 May 2021

Insight Evening: Reporting the pandemic - and what lies beyond it?

David Smith, Economics Editor at The Times & Sunday Times since 1989 will talk to us about what it is like being a journalist today and share his views on business/the economy. 

25 May 2021

Insight Evening: Bitcoin - what else?

Dominic Frisby will give us his unique and entertaining take on the rise and rise of Bitcoin and what it means for us and our businesses.

21 May 2021

Angel Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor - both for ourselves and those we back. Guest Speaker is Oliver Woolley from Envestors.

19 May 2021

Insight Evening: Investing in Climate Change

Cam Ross, COO Green Angel Syndicate will address the realities of investing in climate change; how the sector is changing and what the future opportunities in this sector might be as we all focus in on the importance of tackling the challenge of global climate change.

18 May 2021

Meet the Founder

We invite an entrepreneur / start-up founder to talk to us about their company, their ambitions and the opportunities and challenges they face as they grow their business

14 May 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares.

12 May 2021

Social Event: Quiz Night

Pit your wits against the Quiz Master and win a bottle of fizz!

11 May 2021

Insight Evening: Unpicking the Scottish election results

Russell Dalgleish will share with us his views on the results of the Scottish elections on 6th May and what it could mean for the future of Scottish / English relations - both business and cultural

7 May 2021

Social Event: Wine Tasting

Caspar Bowes is back with another bottle of wine to taste.

5 May 2021

Insight Evening: What's happening on the stock market?

Charles Burbeck will talk to us about the latest ups and downs of the Stock Markets.

4 May 2021

Meet the Founder

We invite an entrepreneur / start-up founder to talk to us about their company, their ambitions and the opportunities and challenges they face as they grow their business

30 April 2021

Angel Investors Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor - both for ourselves and those we back.

28 April 2021

Insight Evening: Becoming a film extra - glamour vs reality

Did you ever picture your name in lights on the big (or small) screen? Fancy being a film star? What is it really like on a film set? Does the reality match the dream? Our guest speaker Henry Stafford Charles will reveal all!

27 April 2021

Insight Evening: Investing in SaaS business models

Tim Cooke and Michael Enright will give us the low down investing in SaaS business model companies – how to spot them and also how to manage an investment in such a company.  

23 April 2021

NED Club

Our monthly NED Club meeting where we talk about our experiences, share knowledge and advice on how to find the right NED role.

21 April 2021

Masterclass: How to start a business

Modwenna will discuss the realities of starting a business. Where do you start and what are some of the classic pitfalls to avoid.

16 April 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares.

14 April 2021

Insight Evening: Are Popular Protests doomed to fail? Lessons from Hong Kong and Myanmar

Career diplomat Andrew Heyn will share his unique insights on whether recent developments in Myanmar and Hong Kong represent part of a wider global trend of the failure of popular protests when faced by resolute and repressive regimes.

13 April 2021

Insight Evening: Running a Policy Unit

Christian Checkley has been at the forefront of sourcing and transformation teams in support of the UK’s response to COVID-19. He brings tales of what's it's really like at the coal face.

9 April 2021

Social Event: Wine Tasting

Taste another excellent wine guided by our resident expert Caspar Bowes.

7 April 2021

Insight Evening: What's happening on the stock market?

We are a quarter of the way through the year! Charles Burbeck will analyse the year so far and where we go from here.

6 April 2021

Insight Evening: Creating Asset Value through Trading

James Murdoch will discuss the role of oil and energy traders, how they add value and how they make money.

31 March 2021

Social Event: Let's have lunch!

Let's get together for lunch and catch up on the comings and goings of the last 3 months and look forward to the next quarter.

30 March 2021

Masterclass: Effective Management of a Remote Workforce

NED, Advisor and Growth Expert Nick Berry will talk to us about the challenges that come with managing a remote workforce - something we are all having to learn more about - and how to make sure that your team remains motivated and effective when working remotely.

26 March 2021

Angel Investors Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor - both for ourselves and those we back.

24 March 2021

Insight Evening: The Big Debate - What Black Swan events might emerge from Covid?

What black swan events could emerge post-covid? Join our 'guide' Tony Fish as we take a look into the future.

23 March 2021

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

19 March 2021

NED Club

Our monthly NED Club meeting where we talk about our experiences, share knowledge and advice on how to find the right NED role.

17 March 2021

Insight Evening: Born Indian; Raised British

Fellow Club member Alpa Shingadia will give a unique insight into what it means to be a British Asian.

16 March 2021

Masterclass: How to value your IP

Kelvin King from Valuation Consulting will help us to understand the true value of IP and how to / how not to apply that value in the real world.

12 March 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares.

10 March 2021

Insight Evening: Investing in Gaming

Ian Livingstone, one of the most experienced investors in the gaming sector, will talk to us about his passion for the sector, how to find the best opportunities for investment and the potential pitfalls to watch out for!

9 March 2021

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

5 March 2021

Social event: wine tasting

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes.

3 March 2021

Insight Evening: What's happening on the stock market?

Charles Burbeck helps us get to grips with how the stock market is performing so far this year.

2 March 2021

Masterclass: How to 'Stalk Your Customers'

Stalk Your Customers: The Single Best Way to Increase Sales, Overcome Objections and Gain Trust - Even in The Most Competitive Markets. Veteran Direct Marketer Nic Laight reveals all.

26 February 2021

Angel Investors Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor - both for ourselves and those we back.

24 February 2021

Masterclass: Applying for R&D tax credits - how to maximise the opportunity

This masterclass will give you all the information you need to understand whether or not your business is eligible, what the process is and what pitfalls to look out for.

23 February 2021

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

19 February 2021

NED Club

Our monthly NED Club meeting where we talk about our experiences, share knowledge and advice on how to find the right NED role.

12 February 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares.

9 February 2021

Masterclass: Becoming a master investor in art

Alex Heath shares his experience as an art advisor, retailer and collector, and gives us some tips on how to go about it and some pitfalls to avoid.

 

 

5 February 2021

Social Event: Wine tasting

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes.

10 February 2021

Insight Evening: How to become an Expert Witness

The role of the expert witness is very suitable for Pluralists who want to develop another stream of income in their portfolio.  Michael Patton will discuss how to be an expert witness and develop it as a business with some examples from his own practice.

3 February 2021

Insight Evening: What's happening on the Stock Market

Charles Burbeck is back to share his thoughts on how the Stock Market is performing so far in 2021.

2 February 2021

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

29 January 2021

Angel Investors Club

At our monthly Angel Investors Club we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor - both for ourselves and those we back.

27 January 2021

Insight Evening: Surviving a Global Pandemic with a travel start up

Nicola Livingston from travel firm Big Wide World will talk to us about her experiences of running a travel startup in one of the sectors most heavily impacted by Covid, and how a rapid pivot in the company's strategy brought new opportunities.

26 January 2021

Masterclass: New Year, new you - managing your time in 2021

Find out from our expert speaker Clare Evans about how you can manage your time more efficiently and be better at achieving all your goals as a result.

22 January 2021

NED Club

Our monthly NED Club meeting where we talk about our experiences, share knowledge and advice on how to find the right NED role.

20 January 2021

Insight Evening: Running a policy institute

Adam Marshall, Director General, British Chambers of Commerce, will talk to us about what it is like to run a policy institute in what I am sure will be a fascinating insight evening.

19 January 2021

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

15 January 2021

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares.

13 January 2021

Social Event

Join us for a fun social event - details to be confirmed.

12 January 2021

Masterclass: Tips for completing your tax return

Our expert speakers will share tips and tricks for completing your tax return and how to make the whole process, well, untaxing!

8 January 2021

Social Event: Dry January cocktails

After the over indulgence (for some of us at least!) over the festive season, it's time to step back and try something different (and non alcoholic). Please join us for a post Christmas catch up and a special alcohol free cocktail.

6 January 2021

Insight Evening: What's happening on the Stock Market

As we enter the new year, Charles Burbeck is back to share his thoughts on how the Stock Market is set to fare in 2021.

 

5 January 2021

Masterclass: New Year, new you - setting up your brand for 2021

How to set up your personal brand and sell yourself better in 2021.

13 December 2020

Social Event: Carols in the Kitchen

We have a number of tickets for this celebrity Carols in the Kitchen concert which will feature favourite Christmas celebrations including carols to sing along with, and readings from celebrities including Keeley Hawes, James Norton, Sue Perkins, Stanley Tucci and Dominic West.

9 December 2020

Social Event: Christmas Cookalong

We get festive with our virtual Christmas Cookalong.

8 December 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

4 December 2020

Social Event: Wine tasting

 

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes.

2 December 2020

Insight Evening: Is murder genetic?

One of our members Michael Patton has developed a side line as a medical expert witness over the last 20 years, his experience forms the basis of tonight's intriguing talk.

 

1 December 2020

Insight Evening: What's happening on the Stock Market

In our last Stock Market session of this year, Charles Burbeck looks ahead to what we can expect in 2021.

27 November 2020

Angel Investors Club

Join the Angel Investors Club where we share insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other about the dos and don'ts of how to be a successful angel investor - both for ourselves and those we back.

25 November 2020

Insight Evening: Going back to university

Andy Phillipps recently returned to university full time to study at Stanford, following a career in entrepreneurship. He will share his thoughts on how to benefit most from the experience, what is easier/harder the second time round and how to endure being regularly humiliated by 18 year olds.

24 November 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

20 November 2020

NED Club

Our monthly NED Club meeting where we talk about our expereinces, share knowledge and advice on how to find the right NED roles 

18 November 2020

 

Insight Evening: Translating SME speak for big corporates

Paddy Willis is a a founder of Mission Ventures which backs ambitious food and drink entrepreneurs. Paddy will discuss the challenges and opportunities of match-making between nimble startup founders and corporations keen to hang out with the cool kids.

17 November 2020

Insight Evening: Tech investing and the 'New Normal' 

Kealan Doyle, founder of Symvan Capital, and long time tech investor., will share his thoughts on the tech sectors he believes will be the long term beneficiaries of the 'new normal' post-Covid world, and why the 'new normal' favours investing in EIS funds.

13 November 2020

Stock Market Club

Our regular stock market club where we share ideas and knowledge about investing in stocks and shares

11 November 2020

Insight Evening: Rowing The Atlantic

Guy Rigby, Chairs the Entrepreneurial Services Group at Smith & Williamson.  He is also currently preparing to row across the Atlantic and will share with us his motivations for taking on this incredible challenge and how he is preparing for this epic journey. 

 

 

10 November 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

6 November 2020

Social Event: Wine Tasting

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes.

4 November 2020

Masterclass: managing the legal aspects of a pluralist lifestyle

Lawyer and fellow Pluralist Andrew Bretherton will lead a discussion covering some of the legal points that you might come across as you develop your Pluralist life.

3 November 2020

Insight Evening: What's happening on the Stock Market

Charles Burbeck looks at the latest ups and downs of the Stock Market.

30 October 2020

NED Club

Our monthly NED Club meeting where we talk about our experiences, share knowledge and advice on how to find the right NED roles 

28 October 2020

Angel Investors Club

This is the first meeting of our newly formed Angel Investors Club. Do come along and share your insights and experiences so we can all learn from each other.

27 October 2020

Insight Evening: The new world of hyper-productivity: how autonomy will transform our economy 

Dominic Keen is the founder of Britbots & RAIA Ventures, investment funds which create wealth by financing and nurturing robotics, AI & automation technology companies. He argues that we are moving away from 'mechanisation' and towards 'autonomy' and that will change everything.

 

23 October 2020

Social Event: Learn to Juggle

Did you ever want to learn how to juggle? You will certainly be able to impress your children and grandchildren with your new found skills.

21 October 2020

Masterclass: How to advise a small business

Roger's career has included running several businesses with varying degrees of success. He will share his views on the process of helping and advising small businesses and highlight the most common issues they face.

20 October 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

16 October 2020

Latest investment trends

We discuss the ups and downs of investment at our regular stock market club meeting.

14 October 2020

Insight Evening with Wol Kolade: Why Black Lives Matter

Why Black Lives Matter. Wol Kolade is a leading figure in the world of private equity. He will share with us his experiences as a successful black businessman and help us to better understand why the 'Black Lives Matter' movement is so important.

13 October 2020

Masterclass: How to write a vision paper

Modwenna will talk to us about how to write a Vision Paper that really works.

 

 

9 October 2020

Insight Evening: Inside the Stock Market

Charles Burbeck looks at the latest ups and downs of the Stock Market.

7 October 2020

Insight Evening: Gen Z - why young people think differently

Find out all about how Generation Z think differently from those of us who have been around the block a few times and why and what we should all be learning from them! 

6 October 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

2 October 2030

Social Event: wine tasting

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes.

30 September 2020

Masterclass: How to be a successful Business Angel - Part II

Modwenna is back for the second part of this Masterclass about how you can become a successful business angel

29 September 2020

Insight Evening: Understanding financial crime

Nick Lewis OBE is MD and Global Head of Integrated Intelligence & Investigations at Standard Chartered Bank. He knows all there is to know about financial crime and will share valuable insights with us about what it is and how to combat it.

25 September 2020

Cookalong Thai curry night

A culinary trip to Thailand as we follow a (hopefully) simple recipe together.

23 September 2020

Masterclass: Becoming an NED

Steven Lake will talk us through the realities of being a non-executive director.

22 September 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

18 September 2020

Our monthly Quiz Night

Another chance to pit your wits against our demon quiz master!

16 Spetember 2020

Masterclass: How to become a successful Business Angel

Modwenna will talk about the realities of being a business angel and what it takes to be a successful angel - both for you and the companies you back!

15 September 2020

Insight Evening: Setting up and running a potential Unicorn

 

Alex Hatnavy cofounded Atom Learning 3 years ago and will talk to us about his experiences of setting up and running a potential future Unicorn.

11 September 2020

Tips and tricks for investing

Our regular stock market club meeting

9 September 2020

Social Event: Build your own robot

Let's see who is best at following instructions, dealing with fiddly bits and making their robot actually work

8 September 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

4 September 2020

Social Event: Wine tasting

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes. A bottle of wine will be sent to you in the post and we will all taste it together, guided by Caspar.

2 September 2020

Insight Evening: The role of the chief of staff in business today 

Clarification and Benefits of the Chief of Staff role in the C-Suite - A Pluralist approach.  A discussion guided by Kristina Leroux-Harvey 

26 August 2020

Let's all enjoy some holiday free time

There will be no event today as we are on holiday! 

25 August 2020

Insight Evening: When nature and commerce meet

 

Benet Northcote has spent his career advising corporates, NGOs and Government on issues around sustainability, the environment and responsible business and will share what he has learnt about how sustainability is changing everything we do for the better.

21 August 2020

Social Event: Up the garden path

Join us for our regular special gardening evening. Jolyon Humphryes of Greenstone Landscaping will help us get to grips with our gardens with advice about planting, dividing and garden planning, as well as identification and trouble-shooting.

 

 

19 August 2020

Insight Evening: Things you didn't know about Inheritance Tax

Jonathan Gain of Stellar Asset Management will share his encyclopedic knowledge of this important aspect of financial planning

18 August 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

14 August 2020

Social Event: lunch at Julian and Catherine Roskill's house

Julian and Catherine Roskill have kindly invited us all to lunch (hopefully in their lovely garden), so fingers crossed for a sunny day.  Details will be sent via email.

12 August 2020

Insight Evening: What's happening on the stock market?

Charles Burbeck helps us get to grips with the latest ups and downs of the Stock Market.

11 August 2020

Insight Evening: Data is the New Oil

Machine Learning (ML) & Artificial Intelligence (AI) are helping to automate many processes in industry and daily life. As consumers of AI, how can we make sure our increased use of data drives positive change? George Frangou will help us pick through the big issues around AI.

7 August 2020

Social Event: wine tasting with Caspar Bowes

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes. A bottle of wine will be sent to you in the post and we will all taste it together, guided by Caspar.

5 August 2020

Insight Evening: How to be a philanthropist

David Stead will talk to us about his experience working with philanthropists and give us some valuable insight on how to (and how not to) donate your hard earned money to worthy causes.

4 August 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

31 July 2020

Social Event

Try your luck at this month's Quiz Night. There is a bottle of fizz up for grabs for the lucky winner!

29 July 2020

Social Event

Join us for cocktails to celebrate Modwenna's birthday - we'll even send you a special cocktail to enjoy.

28 July 2020

Insight Evening: The hidden value of IP

Nick Fox-Male knows all there is to know about Intellectual Property.  After 40 years as a Patent Attorney, Nick will share his insights on the many ways companies can get commercial advantage from the “hidden asset” of IP.

24 July 2020

Insight Evening: All about Gold

John Reade is Chief Market Strategist at the World Gold Council and knows almost everything there is to know about the gold industry having spent more than 30 years working in the sector. He will share some fascinating insights on the history of gold and its relevance as a strategic asset class.

22 July 2020

Insight Evening: How to fly a helicopter in Afghanistan and survive 

 

Dan Collingridge-Padbury will regale us with stories about what it was really like to be on the frontline in Afghanistan where he flew helicopters in combat deployments from 2006-2010.

 

 

21 July 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

17 July 2020

Social Event: Up the garden path

Join us for our regular special gardening evening. Jolyon Humphryes of Greenstone Landscaping will help us get to grips with our gardens with advice about planting, dividing and garden planning, as well as identification and trouble-shooting.

15 July 2020

Insight Evening: Running a stately home as a business.

Robert Brackenbury runs a wedding and event business at his family home, Holme Pierrepont Hall in Nottingham.  He will enlighten and entertain us with stories about the realities and challenges of running a stately home as a business.

14 July 2020

Masterclass: How to make your website work for your business.

Deborah Davidson, founder of Design & Be Social, will talk about how to make your business stand out online in a busy, noisy digital world and will share her insights on what is important (and common mistakes to avoid!) when developing your company's online presence.

10 July 2020

Insight Evening: How to draw anything. Artist Andy Scott shows us how

We have invited artist and founder of Quick2Draw, Andy Scott, to join us for a fun, interactive art event. Andy will entertain us with her amazing ability to draw literally anything on-the-spot, and will show even the most unartistic amongst us how to draw a simple picture!

8 July 2020

Insight Evening: What's happening with the Stock Market?

Charles Burbeck helps us get to grips with the latest ups and downs of the Stock Market.

7 July 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

3 July 2020

Wine tasting with Caspar Bowes

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes. A bottle of wine will be sent to you in the post and we will all taste it together, guided by Caspar.

1 July 2020

Insight Evening: city life to the good life

Jo McManus spent over 10 years as a business analyst before ditching city life to run a smallholding. She took a BSc in Animal Science and set up an alpaca breeding and knitwear business. She offers a unique perspective on the highs and lows of moving from an office to a field.

30 June 2020

Masterclass: how to be a master consultant

Matthew Cushen of Worth Capital will reveal the secrets of how to be a 'Super Consultant'.

26 June 2020

Social Event: Up the garden path

Join us for the second of our special gardening evenings. Jolyon Humphryes of Greenstone Landscaping will help us get to grips with our gardens with advice about planting, dividing and garden planning, as well as identification and trouble-shooting.

24 June 2020

Masterclass: How to sell a business

Natalina Bertoli, a leading M&A advisor in the publishing and information industry, will give us the benefit of her many years of experience with a masterclass on how to sell a business.

23 June 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

19 June 2020

Social event: The secrets of Stonehenge

Clive Upton, an English Heritage Property Steward at Stonehenge, will talk to us about the history of this iconic monument, how he ended up working there after a 30 year career in Financial Services, and what it's like to work at a place where people are pleased to meet him and eager to talk to him!

17 June 2020

Insight Evening with Alistair Scott, Actor

Actor Alistair Scott will share insights and experiences from a life of treading the boards!

16 June 2020

Masterclass: become a master property investor

'Monaco, Munich and Derby - the secret of diversification in property investment'.  Jason Rolf will tell us everything we need to know about how to successfully manage a property investment portfolio.

12 June 2020

Social Event: Quiz Night #2

Come along to our second Quiz Night, try out our brain teasers, and maybe win a bottle of fizz!

10 June 2020

Insight Evening: The 100 Year Life

Kristina Leroux-Harvey discusses The 100 Year Life (http://www.100yearlife.com/). How does this concern you as a pluralist, an employee, an investor, a coach, a NED, a parent, a grandparent?

9 June 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We hear pitches from two more entrepreneurs seeking experienced business people to take on key management and / or advisory roles to support the development of their business.

5 June 2020

Wine tasting with Caspar Bowes

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes. A bottle of wine will be sent to you in the post and we will all taste it together, guided by Caspar.

3 June 2020

Insight Evening: What's happening with the Stock Market?

Charles Burbeck helps us get to grips with the latest ups and downs of the Stock Market.

29 May 2020

Social Event: Up the garden path

The first of our exciting new gardening events. Jolyon Humphryes of Greenstone Landscaping will help us get to grips with our gardens with advice about planting, dividing and garden planning, as well as identification and trouble-shooting.

27 May 2020

Insight Evening: the future of business

Tony Fish will take us into the future with his fascinating insights into how businesses and boardrooms will be run in 2025 and beyond.

26 May 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

Hear pitches from two entrepreneurs offering exciting opportunities to support the development of their businesses

22 May 2020

Social Event: Chocolate tasting

For all you chocoholics, a delicious hour spent tasting some luxury chocolate (which will be sent to you by post) with an expert.

20 May 2020

Masterclass: How to better manage your time

Clare Evans will remind us how to manage our time in a more efficient manner

19 May 2020

Masterclass: become a master bidwriter

Become a Master Bidwriter with Paul Tranter

15 May 2020

Insight Evening: What's it worth?

Antiques expert Geoffrey Stafford Charles of Dreweatts was on hand to offer advice on some of our treasured possessions (and their value).

14 May 2020

Insight Evening: What's it really like to be an MP?

Simon Hoare MP talked about the realities of life as an MP in these unusual times

12 May 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

We heard pitches from two more entrepreneurs offering exciting opportunities to support the development of their businesses.

8 May 2020

Wine Tasting with Caspar Bowes

Join our monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes. A bottle of wine will be sent to you in the post and we will all taste it together, guided by Caspar.

6 May 2020

Masterclass: become a master start up entrepreneur

John Auckland of Tribe First will give us the low down on how to start a business AND, more importantly, how to make sure it is a success

5 May 2020

Cookalong Curry Night

Cookalong via Zoom – Modwenna will demonstrate her favourite dishes and you can make it with her and share a few glasses of wine!

1 May 2020

Pluralists Club Quiz Night

Our first ever virtual Pluralists Quiz Night (with a a bottle of champagne for the winner)

29 April 2020

Insight Evening: keep calm and carry on

Julian Roskill talked about keeping calm and being positive.

28 April 2020

Insight Evening: equity crowdfunding

James Murdoch talks about investing online based on his experience as an equity crowdfunding investor.

22 April 2020

Insight Evening: How the Justice System is adapting during the Coronavirus crisis

Hatty Stafford Charles talked about how the justice system is changing and finding new ways of working.

21 April 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

Pitches from two entrepreneurs offering exciting opportunities to support the development of their businesses.

15 April 2020

Masterclass: Master the financial aspects of a pluralist life

Club member Gary Jeffries explains how to manage our finances when living a pluralist life

14 April 2020 

Masterclass: becomne a best selling author

The fascinating Louise Kuenzler teaches us all about how to write a book that people will buy in their thousands

8 April 2020

Masterclass: Becoming a teacher

Masterclass on becoming a teacher and helpful hints on teaching your children online/at home by Emma Craigie

7 April 2020

Pluralists Opportunities Club

Pitches from two entrepreneurs offering exciting opportunities to support the development of their businesses

3 April 2020

Social Event: Wine tasting with Caspar Bowes

Our first monthly virtual wine tasting event with Caspar Bowes (inc. a bottle of wine sent to you in the post

1 April 2020

Masterclass: Become a master coach

Masterclass: Learn how to become a coach who earns a premium income by making clients supremely happy - with Sarah Matthew

31 March 2020

Insight Evening with Prof Philip Treleavan 

Professor Philip Treleavan gave a talk about why data (especially alternative data) is a bigger opportunity than AI and how you might be able to help him with ConnectionX

25 March 2020

Insight Evening with Steve Derbyshire

Steve Derbyshire gives some valuable tips on how to work effectively from home

24 March 2020

Insight Evening with Simon West

Simon West talks about building relationships with current and future customers when you can't meet them face to face

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