Past Event- Smartphones, gaming consoles and laptops: essential everyday tools or weapons of mass distraction?

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            Hanover's Online Event 

On June 8, 2021, Hanover hosted Robert Wigley, Chair of UK Finance and ex EMEA Chairman of Merrill Lynch and Board Member of the Bank of England during the 2008 financial crisis. Robert shared some of his experiences and discussed: 


- His book 'Born Digital'

- How to attract, retain and motivate Gen Z 

- The Future of Work  
- The Regulation of big Tech 
Watch the webinar below and learn about Robert's distinguished career and journey in finance and, more recently, with Fintech. Then, gain his thoughts and insight into the current financial markets and what we might expect. 
Learn why he has chosen to write a book now, how you should approach attracting, retaining and motivating Gen Z (that's the newest generation born after 1997), and the effects this generation will have on the workplace. 

Smartphones, Gaming Consoles and Laptops: Essential Everyday Tools or Weapons of Mass Distraction?

Meet the event host

Robert Wigley backs young entrepreneurs in cutting edge technology businesses and Chairs UK Finance. He spent a career in finance, rising to be EMEA Chairman of Merrill Lynch and a member of the board of the Bank of England during the 2008 financial crisis.    

He has been Chairman of the Green Investment Bank Commission and wrote the seminal report Winning in the Decade Ahead on the future of London as a Global Financial Centre for Boris Johnson when he was Mayor of London. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and Companion of the Chartered Management Institute. He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Queensland, a Visiting Fellow of Oxford University's Said Business School and an Honorary Fellow of Cambridge University's Judge Business School. He sits on the UK's Economic Crime Strategic Board, which the Chancellor and the Home Secretary co-chair. He is an Officer of the Order of St John. 

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