Our established series of dinners feature high-calibre speakers and an audience drawn from all parts of the private equity and venture capital community, making it an ideal networking event to raise your profile and entertain your clients. All proceeds from fundraising are donated to charity. The Yorkshire & North East Dinner will also host the BVCA's Regional Management Team Awards, which will recognise and celebrate the industry's success stories within the region.
19:00 Registration and networking drinks
20:00 Welcome address by Neil MacDougall, BVCA Chair
20:05 BVCA Update by Michael Moore, Director General, BVCA
20:10 Dinner service
21:20 Management Team Awards, presented by Michael Moore, Director General, BVCA
21:30 Dinner service resumes
22:00 Business card draw and charity donations
22:05 Guest speaker address
22:20 Closing remarks
22:30 Networking reception
01:00 Guest Departure
Rebecca Adlington OBERebecca Adlington made her Olympic debut in Beijing and went on to win 400m and 800m freestyle events. It saw her become the first woman to take swimming gold for Great Britain in over forty years and the first in a century to secure two wins at a single Games.
Rebecca joined TeamGB aged 19 and after winning double gold in China in 2008, she went on to take Commonwealth and World Aquatics gold shortly afterwards. At the London 2012 Games, she added two bronze medals to her collection.
After retiring from competition, Rebecca began to work with charities and schemes to promote sports. She started Swim Stars programme for children and Becky Adlington Training for swimming teachers. She is a BBC commentator and pundit covering various sports events. She has also appeared on several TV shows, such as I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here and MasterChef.
Burratta Roast Tomato Salad & Basil Pesto
Red Wine Braised Beef, Smoked Bacon & Onion Rings served with Roasted Root Vegetable & Bordelaise Sauce with Truffle Mash
Rhubarb & Custard Crumble Tart served with Ginger Ice Cream
Black tie and evening/cocktail dress
2 Infirmary Street
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Early bird up until 31st January: £250.00 +VAT for a single seat
Early bird up until 31st January: £2,195.00 +VAT for a single seat
Members: £275.00 +VAT for a single seat
Members: £2,295.00 + VAT for a table of 10
Non-members: Limited allocation, please email Jack Hughes to discuss participation and pricing.
VIP Package £2,795.00 + VAT for a table of 10, includes:• Champagne on table as seated (2 bottles) • Upgraded red and white wine on table • Additional bottle of wine (6 bottles per table) • Host company branded napkins• Priority placement in the room
To enquire about our VIP Package, please email
We have secured preferential rates with the Queens Hotel of £91.00 for a standard room inclusive of breakfast, double occupancy is priced at £103.00 inclusive of breakfast.Please call 0330 1071599 and quote "BVCA 02.04.20" for preferential rates, a 50% deposit shall be taken at the time on the booking. Please be aware this offer is only available until 5th March.
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