Bad AGMs and How to Avoid Them 2019



Learn about the planning and preparation for your AGM, hear some disaster stories and discover how best to avoid them happening to you.

This evening event by Quoted Companies Alliance, ICSA and Charles Russell Speechlys will provide you with practical advice to avoid mistakes in organising annual general meetings.

Join us to benefit from a mock AGM role-play, aimed to demonstrate how to handle a variety of common issues that may arise while preparing for the AGM season.

Topics include:

  • How to manage difficult attendees
  • Challenging questions on diversity and ethics raised at the AGM
  • Responsibilities of the Chairman


  • George Dallas, Policy Director, ICGN
  • Peter Simmonds, Non Executive Director, dotDigital Group PLC
  • Harry Chathli, Director, Luther Pendragon
  • Peter Swabey, Policy & Research Director, ICSA
  • David Hicks, Partner, Charles Russell Speechlys
  • Darren Bailey, Consultant, Charles Russell Speechlys
  • Emma Bartlett, Employment Partner, Charles Russell Speechlys

Booking information

Price: Free

Date: 30 January 2019

Timing: 5pm (for a 5:30pm start) - 7pm Drinks & Canapes

Location: 5 Fleet Place, London, EC4M 7RD


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