Annual Gala Dinner 2019
The Annual Gala Dinner brings together the private equity and venture capital community at the end of the year for an evening of networking, musical entertainment and a high profile guest speaker, all amongst festive surroundings. The Annual Gala Dinner will also host the BVCA Management Team Awards (National Winners) to
recognise and celebrate the industry's success stories across the UK.
18.30 - 02.00
18.30 Guest arrival and pre dinner drinks
19.30 Call for Dinner
19.50 Welcome Address by Cheryl Potter, BVCA Chair
19.55 Impetus speech
20.00 Dinner service begins
21.20 National Management Team Awards presented by Michael Moore, BVCA Director General
21.35 Dinner service resumes
22.20 Charity prize draw presented by Michael Moore followed by introduction to guest speaker, Laura Kuenssberg
22.50 Closing remarks by Cheryl Potter
23.00 Post dinner drinks
00.00 Complimentary bar finishes
02.00 Event closes
Laura Kuenssberg, Political Editor, BBC
Laura Kuenssberg has been the BBC’s Political Editor since 2015, when she became the first woman, and youngest journalist to take on the role; leading the corporation’s political coverage. She works across a wide range of BBC programmes; in particular, the 6 and 10 O’clock News and the Today programme.
Laura’s work has been recognised, including Broadcaster of the Year and Journalist of the Year in 2016 for her coverage of the dramatic events of the EU Referendum. Laura received the Journalist of the Year award jointly with Katya Adler at the London Press Club Awards in April 2019.
Cured lemongrass and beetroot salmon with wild rocket gel,
candied beetroot, pineapples and heritage radishes
Beef short rib, mini beef and mushroom pie,
Savoy cabbage, thyme baked carrots and braised apple
Coffee and petit fours
Picpoul de Pinet, Réserve Mirou
Bourgogne Pinot Noir Couvent des Jacobins, Louis Jadot
Black tie and evening/cocktail dress
Hilton Park Lane
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