Ashburnham Society 130th Anniversary Dinner
Thursday, 29th November 2012
Drinks 7.15pm in the Camden Room, dinner 8.00pm in College Hall
Booking closes: 21st November
It is our very great pleasure to announce that Sir David Cooksey GBE (AHH, 1953-58) will be the speaker at this year’s Ashburnham Society 130th Anniversary Dinner on Thursday, 29th November 2012. Sir David was a founder of the European venture capital industry in 1981, and has chaired the British Venture Capital Association and the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association. Sir David has chaired and worked for organisations in the private, charitable and public sectors including the Francis Crick Institute, the UK Biotechnology Innovation and Growth Team, Diamond Light Source Ltd, the Bank of England, the Audit Commission, The Wellcome Trust, London and Continental Railways Ltd and UK Financial Investments Ltd. Sir David was knighted in 1993 and made a GBE in 2007 both for public service. A full biography is available to view here.
We are also pleased to announce that we will be joined on the evening by representatives from the House, the School and by former Housemasters. We do hope that you will be able to attend the 130th Anniversary dinner, and look forward to seeing you all for what promises to be a great evening.