Prepare for the year ahead by discovering the external forces that will shape our business and people strategies in 2022. Economist, business consultant and former Joint Head of the UK’s Government Economic Service Vicky Pryce will brief members on the geopolitical and global trade outlook as we emerge from an extended period of disruption.
Chief Economic Adviser, Centre for Economics and Business Research
Vicky is Chief Economic Adviser and a board member at the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR). She was previously Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting, Director General for Economics at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and Joint Head of the UK Government Economic Service. Before that she was Partner at the accounting and consulting firm KPMG after senior economic positions in banking and the oil sector. She has held a number of academic posts and is a Fellow and Council member of the UK Academy for Social Sciences, a Fellow of the Society of Professional Economists and a Companion of the British Academy of Management. She is a member of the Advisory Board of the central banking think-tank OMFIF and of the Economic Advisory Group of the British Chambers of Commerce. She is also a Patron of the charities Pro-Bono Economics and Working Chance. Her books include: Greekonomics: The Euro crisis and Why Politicians Don’t Get It; It’s the Economy, Stupid- Economics for Voters, with Ross and Urwin; and Redesigning Manufacturing, with Nielsen and Beverland. Her latest book, Women vs Capitalism, was published by Hurst in November 2019. She is co-founder of GoodCorporation, a company set up to advise on corporate social responsibility and is a Freeman and Liveryman of the City of London.