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Focused Mentoring Lunch on Technology
June 17, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
ABOUT THE EVENT
DESCRIPTION Welcome to the next Career Masterclass quarterly Focused Mentoring Lunch session on Technology. Through these sessions we aim to help our community and audience grow and achieve progression in their chosen careers. This lunch will be hosted at a London Private dining room by Tunji Akinotun, a senior leader in Technology. Tunji is a Director at Cisco covering the mid-market customer and channel partnerships for Africa. Based in London he has held several leadership positions across Europe, Middle East, Africa, Russia and CIS during his 18-year career at the company. Passionate about diversity in the workplace and encouraging more diverse talent in pursuing careers in Science and Technology, Tunji sits on several boards and councils in the UK including the education charity Teach First, techUK, Grant Thornton (Vibrant Economy Commissioner) and Raise Tech (co-chair) a professional network for people of colour in the UK tech sector. As well as being a STEM Ambassador visiting schools, Tunji is also a patron of CASPA, a charity for autistic children and a non-executive director at Regital, a global digital marketing company. He was the founder of the award winning social enterprise “Your Future, Your Ambition” which aims to inspire, excite and engage diverse talent in pursuing careers in Science & Technology (STEM). Tunji holds a Master of Science Degree in Information Systems from London Southbank University and completed his executive education at both Wharton and Stanford Business schools. He was a torchbearer at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics in recognition for his work in Diversity and STEM.
WHO IS IT FOR ?
Individuals (Male or Female) at all career levels facing key professional milestones or career crossroads. Also designed for people with an interest in a particular career path and who seek advice on how to get into the industry.
WHERE WILL IT HOLD ?
Brasserie Blanc, 9 Belvedere road, Southbank, London, SE1 8YL
COST OF TICKET
Ticket is priced at £35 plus booking fee. This will include a three course meal and drinks. Details will be emailed closer to the time.
IS THERE A DRESS CODE ?
Yes. Smart casual