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Annual Financial Lunch 2017



Date: Thursday 23 November 2017, 12.00 - 14.30
Sponsored by Societe Generale
Where: The Langham Hotel , 1C Portland Pl, Marylebone, London W1B 1JA

Wine partner: Les vins de Pessac-Léognan

Guest speaker: François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France.

In the presence of Monsieur Roux OBE

Cost: £120+VAT per person

EARLY BIRD: £110+VAT per person (until 20 Sept)

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To book your place, please contact Anne-Claire Lo Bianco - 0207 092 6643


 The French Chamber of Great Britain and Societe Generale request the pleasure of your company to celebrate the 21st edition of our Annual Financial Lunch. 

François Villeroy de Galhau 
Governor of the Bank of France

François Villeroy de Galhau was born in Strasbourg (France) on 24 February 1959. His family roots are in Lorraine and Saarland.

François Villeroy de Galhau is an ENA graduate and a former Inspector of Finance. In 1988, he joined the French Treasury, then served as European advisor to the Minister of Finance and the Prime Minister (Pierre Bérégovoy) from 1990 to 1993. He held various posts at the French Treasury, then became financial advisor at the Permanent Representation of France in Brussels. From 1997 to 2000, he was chief of staff of the Minister of the Economy, Finance and Industry (Dominique Strauss-Kahn then Christian Sautter). He was head of the General Tax Directorate from 2000 to 2003... read more

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About our Wine Partner


Les Vins de Pessac-Léognan

Rigorously selected and controlled by the I.N.A.O, the current production is of the order of 75000 hls with more than 1700 hectares of production or some 10 million bottles (80% Red and 20% dry White). Of this about 20% is exported.

The new A.O.C Pessac-Léognan was born in September 1987 in the very old region of the Graves de Bordeaux, formerly the Banlieue Prévôtale (Provostal Suburb).

Cradle of the Bordeaux vineyards, the A.O.C Pessac-Léognan includes 74 Châteaux and Domains split between 10 communes. All located on this exceptional soil, 16 of them, of which the famous Château Haut-Brion, are Classified Vintages of the Graves.

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