Business Breakfast feat. Jonathan Finney, Head of Public Affairs, Openreach
11 September 8:00 - 10:00
Venue: Handelsbanken Wealth Management, 1 Kingsway, London WC2B 6AA

SCC Member Price: £25
Non-Member Price: £75

Welcome to this roundtable discussion featuring Jonathan Finney, Head of Public Affairs for Openreach. Jonathan will discuss the progress with full-fibre broadband for homes and businesses and why it matters. He will also address some of the challenges involved, including policy and regulation, and compare the UK versus Sweden and Scandinavia on broadband progress.

Having joined in 2017, Jonathan Finney is Head of Public Affairs for Openreach. Openreach runs the UK's digital network, connecting homes, schools, banks, hospitals, libraries, governments and businesses – large and small – to the world. Their mission is to build the best possible network with the highest quality of service and make sure that everyone in the UK can be connected. Prior to this, Jonathan worked in organisations in a range of sectors including the Co-op Group, Barclays and the Federation of Small Businesses, as well as the campaigning charity Stonewall. Jonathan began his career in the civil service, working in roles across a number of departments including the Cabinet Office and DCMS.

The discussions will be chaired by Tracey Davidson, CEO Handelsbanken Wealth Management.

08.00 Registration, networking and coffee
08.30 Sit down and welcome by Chair
09.30 End of roundtable and networking until 10.00

Breakfast will be served.

About the Business Breakfast
The SCC’s Business Breakfasts bring together tailored and differently composed, intimate groups for interactive roundtable discussions and great speakers. The format is informal and under Chatham House Rule.

Booking information
Please register your interest to attend this event. Participant lists are curated with the theme of each Business Breakfast in mind, for all attendees to get the most out of the discussions. You will be notified if your seat has been confirmed. Payment will be made upon confirmation. By booking, guests pay £25 and non-members pay £50.

Terms & Conditions 
Bookings are non-refundable, but at the discretion of the organiser, you can change the name of the person attending. For this, please contact events@scc.org.uk

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