Chamber Event

Suffolk Business Women 'In Conversation'

Thu 16 Sep, 2021
11:00 - 12:30
Virtual, via Zoom
book your place FREE to Members | Non Members £14.50+vat

Suffolk Chamber’s Suffolk Business Women is excited to continue ‘Suffolk Business Women In Conversation’, our new networking events for 2021. Join us for some great virtual networking and to hear Michelle Pollard, Chair of Suffolk Business Women, as she interviews an inspirational business leaders about their journey to success, sharing all the challenges and opportunities along the way.

You will also enjoy some fantastic informal networking as we discuss issues of the day and learn from others within the network about how they have faced business challenges and grabbed opportunities for success.

Our Guest Speaker, Minnie Moll, Chief Executive of The Design Council 

Prior to starting at the Design Council this year, Minnie was the Chief Executive of Jarrold Retail in Norwich, and other roles have include Joint Chief Executive of the East of England Co-op, Executive Director of Marketing at Notcutts Garden Centres, Global Marketing Director of leading innovation company ?What If!, and Managing Partner of advertising agency HHCL.  
Minnie was voted Vistage Business Leader of the Year in 2020 and listed as one of the 100 Most Inspirational Women in Suffolk and Norfolk in 2018. She was appointed by HRH Prince Charles in 2016 as his Ambassador for Responsible Business in the East of England as part of Business in the Community, and is currently an Ambassador for the charity Fresh Start – New Beginnings. 

Under the theme of ‘the first 100 days’, Minnie will share with us her experiences and top tips when taking on something new, be that a new role, a new project or a new approach. 

After we have heard Minnie’s words of wisdom we break into smaller groups giving you the opportunity for you to share and discuss, under Chatham House, your own experiences of ‘the first 100 days’. 

Please note that we also welcome any business men who are interested in supporting Suffolk Business Women and taking part in the discussions to join us at our ‘In Conversation’ events.


11:00am Welcome
11.05am In Conversation with Minnie Moll
11.30am Question time
11.50am Discussion groups and networking
12:30pm Thanks and close

If you have any questions, please email

Your zoom link will be sent direct to you, prior to the event.

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