Members

Five minutes with… Owen Jennings

Owen has been a member of BJC since February 2015 and previously ran the BJC Investment Forum. Owen joined the BJC in order to mingle with the future great and good of Bristol. He works for Quilter Cheviot in Queen Square as an Investment Manager, designing, implementing and maintaining investment …

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Five minutes with.. Ben Bilsland

Ben has been a member of BC since March 2013 and he works for RSM, the world’s 7th largest accountancy firm. Ben has lived in Bristol for almost 14 years, having moved for University and never left. His favourite memories are the behind the scenes tours, in particular getting a …

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Five Minutes with… Rob Barnes

Rob has been a member of BJC since December 2010, he is a Legal Director at Thrings LLP and he lives in the metropolis of Brislington, having been pulled away from Clifton by his wife. Rob joined the BJC as a newcomer to Bristol to meet people and learn more …

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Five minutes with… Jill Brown

Jill has been a member of BJC since May 2014, she works as a Senior Pensions Consultant for Trigon Pensions Limited and lives in Redland. Jill joined the BJC to meet other young professionals, to learn more about Bristol and to see some of the sights of the city from …

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Five minutes with… Sam Rosoman

Sam has been a member of BJC since February 2016, she works for the Confederation of Meningitis Organisations (CoMO) as Executive Director, she lives in Dundry.  Sam joined the BJC because her other half, a fellow member, kept disappearing off to exciting events and she wanted to join in.  She …

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Members’ Corner – 5 minutes with Louise Gilmer….

This week we asked Louise to talk about her experience of the BJC. Louise has been a member of the BJC since November 2016, she works as a solicitor at Veale Wasbrough Vizards and lives in Southville.  Louise joined BJC because as a relative newcomer to the South West she …

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Five minutes with… Gemma Alaway

Gemma Alaway – Gemma has been a BJC member since October 2013. She is a qualified solicitor and now works as a Senior Rights and Permissions Adviser, heading up the Rights & Permissions team at IOP Publishing. Gemma advises on any copyright issues relating to the publication of IOP’s journals & ebooks, …

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Five Minutes with our Chair of Charities and Social Enterprise

Next up in our interviews with the Council of Management is Benjamin Péan, head of the Chair of Charity and Social Enterprise.    What is your role on the Council of Management? I am the Chairman of the First ever BJC’s (Bristol Junior Chamber) Charity & Social Enterprise Commission!   …

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Five Minutes with the President

What is your role on the Council of Management? I’m the President. What does your role involve? Lots of things, it’s genuinely varied. Organising and leading the monthly meetings which are at the core of the BJC. Getting together a council of management, aiding them and giving guidance where required, …

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Five Minutes with the (new) Membership Secretary

What is your role on the Council of Management? Membership Secretary and semi-professional coffee drinker. What does your role involve? I’m responsible for engaging with the membership of the BJC whether existing or potential new members. This ranges from sending out e-mails, keeping the membership database up to date, meeting …

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