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As part of the Chamber's commitment to digital transformation, we have introduced our Podcast channel. If you would like to suggest a topic or interviewee for an episode, contact helen@britcham.org.sg.

Ep 37: New Horizons: What Human Resources (HR) can do post COVID-19

Welcome to the second episode of our New Horizons mini-series where together we share in depth conversations on coping with COVID-19’s impact and what the future holds for various economies.

In this episode, Co-Chair of our Built Environment Committee and Managing Director of Greengate Advisors, ALISDAIR GILLIES, sits down with KRIS SASITHARAN, Managing Director of Ren Advisory and Co-Chair of our Start up, Entrepreneur & Small Business Committee.

They discuss how HR plays a vital role in the transition back to work, employee productivity from home, new models of working and what employers can do to help their teams cope during this challenging time.

Ep 36: New Horizons - Workforce & Psychological Wellbeing post COVID-19

We’re delighted to bring you a new 5 episode podcast series as part of our New Horizons theme, where together we share in-depth cross-committee conversations on coping with COVID-19’s impact and what the future holds for various economies.

In this episode, Co-Chair of our Built Environment Committee and Managing Director of Greengate Advisors, ALISDAIR GILLIES, sits down with DR CHRISTINE BRUCKNER, Director at M Moser Associates as they discuss mental & psychological wellbeing in the workplace.

Ep 35: MEET THE COMMITTEE: BUILT ENVIRONMENT

In our final episode of Meet the Committee, we sit down with DAVE MACKERNESS, Sales Director for Kaer and Chair of our BUILT ENVIRONMENT Committee as he shares more on the digitalisation of the real estate sector, how remote working is changing the infrastructure industry and the importance of a global network.

Ep 34 : Importance of a Pride Network

In June, we celebrate Pride Month and we're delighted to bring you a special podcast together with Jed McInally, Operations Director at Horus Security Consultancy Asia Pacific, Zoë Belcher, CEO at OB1 Consulting and James Davies, Mechanical Engineer and LGBT+ Inclusion Lead at Arup Singapore as they discuss diversity & inclusion, statistics, personal experiences and what organisations can do to foster a more inclusive spaces at work. Thank you to the Chamber's Diversity & Inclusion Partner, Barclays Investment Bank for their support with our D&I events.  

Ep 33 : MEET THE COMMITTEE - START UP, ENTREPRENEUR & SMALL BUSINESS

In the next episode of MEET THE COMMITTEE, Executive Director DAVID KELLY sits down with LARA QUIE, Head of Business Development for Duane, Morris & Selvam LLP and Chair of our START UP, ENTREPRENEUR & SMALL BUSINESS Committee. Lara shares more about what the committee aims to focus on, how they are helping small business and start-ups and how entrepreneurs can take advantage of the current COVID-19 business climate.

Ep 32 : In Conversation with Sharanjit Leyl, BBC World News

We’re delighted to bring you a special podcast episode with SHARANJIT LEYL, Regular Anchor & Producer for BBC World News in Singapore. Sharanjit’s career highlights include interviews with World leaders such as New Zealand Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern and Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau. She also shares with us the evolving nature of Journalism and her on site experiences with the Easter Sunday Bombings in Sri Lanka and the Mass Shootings at Mosques in Christchurch.

This podcast is brought to you by St. James Place Wealth Management Asia

Ep 31 : MEET THE COMMITTEE - DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

In the next episode of MEET THE COMMITTEE, Executive Director DAVID KELLY sits down with ANDREW ASHMAN, Head of Loan Syndicate for Asia Pacific at Barclays and Chair of our DIVERSITY & INCLUSION Committee. Andrew shares with us about the committee’s plans and progress in the D&I space, key events such as the Chamber’s annual Diversity Photo Competition and how the Chamber’s D&I Partner, Barclays is continuing to create diverse & inclusive teams.

Ep 30 : BCC GLOBAL NETWORK INSIGHTS - BRITCHAM MALAYSIA

In the next episode of BCC Global Network Insights, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DAVID KELLY sits down with the BRITISH MALAYSIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE and Executive Director, JENNIFER LOPEZ. Also joining us is ALAN STEVENS, Master at MARLBOROUGH COLLEGE MALAYSIA, who are members both Chambers in Malaysia & Singapore. Together they share more on the Malaysian trade landscape, safe distancing measures for businesses and schools post COVID-19 and advice for business who will to explore the market.

Ep 29 : Mental Health of Seafarers

In this episode, our TRANSPORT, LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN COMMITTEE bring you an in depth podcast uncovering the mental health of seafarers.
Hear from CHRIS JONES Consultant at HFW, CLAIRE PECKHAM Director at Safe Marine, OLIVIA SWIFT, Senior Programme Manager at Lloyd’s Register and PANOS STAVRAKAKIS, Head of the Centre for Organizational Health & Wellbeing at the Health & Safety Executive Science and Research Centre.

Ep 28 : MEET THE COMMITTEE - WOMEN IN BUSINESS

In this episode of MEET THE COMMITTEE, Executive Director DAVID KELLY sits down with LUCIANA VICHINO, Chair of our WOMEN IN BUSINESS Committee & Asia Head for HR at Barclays Investment Bank. Luciana shares with us key areas the committee is focusing on, how Barclays is pushing the gender equality and diversity agenda as well as what’s in store at our annual International Women’s Day celebrations later this year.

Ep 27 : BCC GLOBAL NETWORK INSIGHTS - BRITCHAM CHINA (BEIJING)

In the next episode of BCC Global Network Insights, Executive Director DAVID KELLY sits down with the BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IN CHINA. Managing Director, STEVEN LYNCH and ST. JOHN MOORE, Partner at Brunswick and Chairman of the Chamber share more about the changing landscape of business in China, how the Chamber is helping its members during COVID-19 and top tips for businesses wanting to set up in Beijing and in the region.

Ep 26 : MEET THE COMMITTEE - FINANCIAL & FINTECH

In the next episode of MEET THE COMMITTEE, we sit down with the Chair of our FINANCIAL & FINTECH COMMITTEE and Tax Director at Rawlinson & Hunter, KATHARINE HAGGIE as well as Committee Member STEWART BELL, Executive Director for Financial Markets at Standard Chartered Bank. Katharine & Stewart share on the budget distribution, MAS regulations, impact of COVID-19 on the financial & banking industry and the Singapore-UK Fintech Bridge Agreement.

Ep 25 : In Conversation with Claire Williams OBE

We are thrilled to present almost 50 minutes of unprecedented access to Deputy Team Principal at WILLIAMS FORMULA ONE RACING, CLAIRE WILLIAMS OBE in a very special episode of our podcast, sponsored by St. James's Place Wealth Management.

In a time when the calendar of F1 looks unrecognisable to the fans who await the return of racing next month, and with the background of the team's announcement of a Strategic Review, Claire gives an exclusive interview to our Executive Director DAVID KELLY. Their conversation includes the pressure of steering the Williams team legacy through recent performances and COVID-19, the level playing field that F1 and the FIA plans for 2021 through budget caps and technology regulations, building the engineering talent pool of the future, particularly among women, and growing up in the F1 world under the inspiration and guidance of her legendary father, Sir Frank Williams.

Ep 24 : BCC GLOBAL NETWORK INSIGHTS - BRITCHAM TAIPEI

In the next episode of BCC GLOBAL NETWORK INSIGHTS, Executive Director David Kelly sits down with the BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IN TAIPEI to find out how businesses are coping during COVID-19. STEVEN PARKER, CEO of BritCham Taipei, TOM MANNING, Deputy General Manager at CWind Taiwan as well as CARL BLUNDON, at Adecco recruitment share more about the market in Taiwan, sustainability, renewable energy and top tips for setting up a business in Taipei.

Ep 23: FinTech Frontiers - Stashaway

Our FINANCIAL & FINTECH Committee are bringing you a new series called “FINTECH FRONTIERS” where we talk to experts in the financial industry on regulations, innovation, trends and the impact of the industry post COVID-19.

In this episode, Committee Members BRUNO AMARO, Fintech Coverage for Southeast Asia at Barclays Bank & STEWART BELL, Executive Director for Finance Markets at Standard Chartered Bank sit down with CEO of Stashaway, MICHELE FERRARIO.

Ep 22 : MEET THE COMMITTEE - LEADERSHIP, TALENT & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

In the next episode of MEET THE COMMITTEE, Executive Director DAVID KELLY sit down with JOE TOFIELD , Senior Regional Manager at International Baccalaureate & Chair of our Leadership, Talent & Professional Development Committee. Joe shares with us on the upcoming plans for committee, how to stay connected in these challenging times and top tips for networking and engagement.

ABOUT THE SERIES:
Our MEET THE COMMITTEE series is an opportunity for you to get to know what our committees are up to. At the heart of our business are our 12 Committees and our dedicated members who excel in their own fields who provide curated content and up to date information in the form of events and thought leadership pieces.