Top panel of business leaders to speak at event

A panel of leading experts has been lined-up for the’s first major event in the South West.

The panel event is taking place Thursday, March 2nd in Bristol and is being sponsored by Womble Bond Dickinson and Saffery Champness.

Our panel will look at what lies in store for the region as companies continue to deal with a range of challenges from inflation to rising costs.

Speakers include representatives from the Western Gateway, the CBI, Gravity and Hydrock.

The event is free to attend and will also offer a great opportunity to network.


The South West has one of the strongest and most vibrant business communities in the UK and is one of the best placed regions to cope with the challenges currently facing the economy.

Financial services, advanced manufacturing, renewable energy, food and drink and a burgeoning technology and software sector all help to make the region one of the most prosperous and exciting places to live and work.

Our panel of experts will discuss what sets the South West apart, what could be done to make it easier for businesses to prosper, the challenges facing firms when it comes to employing the very best talent and what needs to be done to make the region even more attractive to investors.

We will examine how the South West compares to the other key regions in the UK and what can be done to make it even more competitive.

For more information and to register for the event visit our dedicated page here.