Thursday 17 May 2018
Trinity Term Dinner
Savile Club, 69
Brook Street, London W1K 4ER
7.00 for 7.30pm Lounge suit £65
Download booking form for this dinner here
Speaker: Paul Drechsler CBE, President of the Confederation
of British Industry
is President of the Confederation of British Industry and also
Chairman of Bibby Line Group which has its headquarters in
Liverpool. Before that he was Chairman and Chief Executive of Wates
Group (2006-2014) and was honoured by HM The Queen with an Honorary
CBE (2015) for services to the construction industry.
Paul previously lived and worked
extensively in Brazil, the USA and the Netherlands and for five
years was Chief Executive of one of ICIís principal international
businesses and a main board director.
He is Chairman of the charity,
Teach First, Chancellor of Teesside University and a board member of
Business in the Community. He was also Chairman of the National
Skills Funding Agency until September 2015.
Paul graduated from Trinity
College Dublin, with an Honours degree in Engineering Science. He
has been an activist in the successful campaign that raised the
funds to build the new TCD Business School building, which will open
Welcome to the Trinity
Dining Club London website. You will find much about this enterprising social
club, which is for any TCD graduates worldwide.
Its aims are to enable
members to meet informally and socially several times a year and in Irish
fashion to enjoy pleasant dinners together.
Dinner is followed by a short address by a speaker of distinction, with
constructive discussion to follow.
Other aims include keeping members up to date with TCD
affairs and encouraging members to be involved with and to make a contribution
to Ireland. This includes educational, cultural, economic and political matters.
If you are
a graduate of TCD and would like to apply to become a member of the Dining
click here for an
information, please contact the club through the
Past Guest Speakers
TCD London Dining Club Bicentenary Dinner 18th June 2010
TCD London Dining Club Bicentenary Dinner
UK 21st October 2010
Club Vice Presidents