Locate Guernsey has announced that Lord Digby Jones will be the keynote speaker at their 2019 Locate Guernsey London Showcase event.
Lord Jones, who has a home in Guernsey, is a cross bench Peer in the UK House of Lords and former Director General of the CBI.
An acclaimed speaker and well-known as a popular business commentator, Lord Jones will be sharing his thoughts about why Guernsey is an ideal home for businesses and individuals.
The 2019 Locate Guernsey London Showcase will take place in the heart of the city on 10 October 2019 at the Leadenhall Building, affectionately known as the ‘Cheesegrater’. The event is hosted by Locate Guernsey and sponsored by some of the island’s leading businesses. With dining, décor and discussion inspired by life on the island, attendees will discover the advantages of living and doing business in Guernsey and why this appeals today.
Lord Jones, said: “I enjoy spending quality time in Guernsey which is a stunningly beautiful island with a stable and business-friendly government. The safe environment and idyllic lifestyle make it one of the finest places in the world to live and work. I’m looking forward to sharing my thoughts about the benefits of life on the island with others who are considering making the move.”
Speaking about the event Jo Stoddart, Director of Locate Guernsey, commented: “Locate Guernsey’s showcase lunch provides potential relocators with a taste of life as an islander. It is an important first step for anyone planning to relocate and the perfect opportunity to build a network of essential island contacts. As a new home owner on the island, we’re delighted that Lord Jones has agreed to be our keynote speaker and share his views on life in Guernsey.”