TAG Masterclass: UK Investor of the Year

Background

Building on the foundation of the Transatlantic Growth (TAG) Awards 2019 the TAG Master celebrates the special relationship and recognises companies from SMEs to MNCs that invest in the transatlantic economy, creating growth, prosperity and jobs on both sides of the Atlantic.

The TAG Masterclass Series brings together the 2020 TAG Award winners on a virtual platform in a series of discussions exploring how each company achieved growth and the challenges they face in the future.

For this session we will hear from the winners of the US SME in the UK category;

Diageo

Speaker: Wilson DelSocorro, Global Director of Government Affairs

Diageo is a manufacturer of alcoholic beverages, with a focus on spirits and beer. in 16 Jan 2019 the British-based Diageo will relocate its primary North America office to New York City from Norwalk, CT. Diageo will invest $31 million.

 

National Grid

Speaker: Margaret (Peggy) Smyth, US Chief Financial Officer

National Grid is a multinational electricity and gas utility company. As of Nov 2019 National Grid has ploughed a record of almost £2bn into its booming US-based business in 2019.

Sponsor

Date

 Tuesday 1st December

Time

4.00 pm – 5:20 pm GMT / 11.00 am – 12.20 pm EST

Host

Zoom – Link will be provided for registered guests