Paul Drechsler CBEChairman, International Chamber of Commerce (U.K.)

Paul Drechsler CBE is the Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce (U.K.), Chairman of London First, Chancellor of Teesside University, Independent Director; Greencore Plc.& Schroders & Co Ltd. He was President of the Confederation of British Industry 2015-2018, Chairman Bibby Line Group 2014-2020, Teach First 2013-2019,and the UK National Skills Funding Agency Advisory Board until September 2015.

Paul was appointed Chief Executive of Wates Group in September 2004 and was Chairman and Chief Executive from 2006 until 2013.  Prior to joining Wates, he spent 24 years with ICI plc, holding main board and senior positions; living in the UK, Brazil, the USA and the Netherlands. Paul is an engineering graduate from Trinity College Dublin. 


The Pier Lounge & Bar  •  London

IN-PERSON | Cocktail de la Rentrée

Join our first networking reception since the Covid outbreak to catch up with fellow business leaders and hear from Paul Drechsler, Chairman, ICC UK

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