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New regional head of business development for Institute of Directors

September 29, 2014
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New regional head of business development for Institute of Directors

The Institute of Directors has expanded its team in the South West with the appointment of Hannah Goodenough as head of business development. Hannah, pictured, will be based at the regional headquarters at the Bristol & Bath Science Park and will be responsible for retaining and attracting membership across the South West. She brings significant expertise to the...

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Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

September 28, 2014
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Monday 29 September Interims: Camkids, CityFibre Infrastructure, Gameaccount Network, Globo Finals: DX, Inland Homes, MJ Gleeson Trading statements: Aberdeen Asset Management, Compass AGMs: Aortech International, Aurum Mining, Maple Energy, Namibian Resources, Pinewood Shepperton, Speymill, Trafalgar New Homes Economics: Net consumer credit, Net lending secured on dwellings, Mortgage approvals, M4 money supply Tuesday 30 September...

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Transatlantic trade mission to learn from the best of the Big Apple

September 26, 2014
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Transatlantic trade mission to learn from the best of the Big Apple

Sales expert Alison Edgar has travelled to New York as part of a national business mission for small and medium-sized firms to explore trade opportunities. Alison, pictured, managing director of Chippenham-based Sales Coaching Solutions, has joined more than 60 UK-based small businesses to meet entrepreneurs who are successful in the Big Apple. During the...

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Earl of Wessex officially opens Swindon’s innovative building research centre

September 26, 2014
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Earl of Wessex officially opens Swindon’s innovative building research centre

Swindon’s pioneering research centre to test the energy efficiency of new building materials has been officially opened by Prince Edward, the Earl of Wessex. Acting in his role as Chancellor of the University of Bath, Prince Edward toured the ground-breaking research facility at the Building Research Park at Wroughton Airfield and met academics and...

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The LAST WORD: Chris Elias, relationship director, Barclays Corporate

September 25, 2014
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The LAST WORD: Chris Elias, relationship director, Barclays Corporate

Each week Swindon Business News gives a prominent member of the area’s business community the last word on its weekly e-bulletin. This week Chris Elias, relationship director Barclays Corporate based at Barclays' Old Town, Swindon, office, answers our 10 questions. What was the LAST: Film you watched? I honestly can’t remember! But I know...

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New president for Europe, Middle East and Africa takes up role at fibre firm AFL

September 25, 2014
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New president for Europe, Middle East and Africa takes up role at fibre firm AFL

Fibre optic and cable manufacturer AFL, which has its UK headquarters in Swindon, has appointed Phil Edwards as president of EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa). Mr Edwards, pictured, will be responsible for leading the business strategy and operations in the EMEA region and building the infrastructure needed to support growth for US-owned AFL. Its...

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