Exclusive Chamber Member Event:

‘In Conversation’ with the UK Minister for Investment Lord Grimstone

The Australia-United Kingdom Chamber of Commerce is delighted to host a virtual briefing and ‘In Conversation’ with Lord Grimstone of Boscobel Kt, Minister for Investment in the UK Government run exclusively for the Australia-UK Chamber of Commerce.

The session will be a discussion with Lord Grimstone on the impacts of COVID-19 on the Outbound and Inbound Investment landscape for the UK and the Government’s economic priorities in relation to trade and investment with its international partners including Australia.

Join us to hear from the Minister and share your views on the outlook for UK trade and investment as well as its economic partnership with Australia during this globally uncertain time.

This is a free webinar for Members only. Registration is essential


Lord Grimstone of Boscobel Kt, UK Minister for Investment

Lord Grimstone of Boscobel Kt was appointed unpaid Minister for Investment jointly at the Department for International Trade and the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy on 18 March 2020.

Before joining government, his career spanned the private and public sectors. His roles have included: Chairman of Barclays Bank plc and Standard Life Aberdeen;
Lead Non-Executive on the Board of the Ministry of Defence; Chairman of financial services body, TheCityUK; and Member of HM Treasury’s Financial Services Trade and Investment Board.

Lord Grimstone has held board appointments across many sectors and served as one of the UK’s Business Ambassadors. Lord Grimstone was knighted in 2014 for public service to defence and business.