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Annual Philanthropy Talk 2019: Good Bankers and Good Citizens

10 October 2019 @ 4:15 pm - 5:30 pm

For the Centre for the Study of Philanthropy & Public Good’s Annual Philanthropy Talk 2019, we are delighted to welcome Alexander Hoare of C.Hoare & Co., the UK’s oldest privately owned bank, who will be talking about his and his family tradition of, experience with, and approach to philanthropy.

Alexander graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a B.Comm with honours in marketing and is the first of the eleventh generation of C. Hoare & Co. Partners. Prior to joining the bank he worked as a Marketing Consultant for PA Consulting Group until joining the bank in 1987. He was Chief Executive of the bank from 2001 until 2009.

He is a Patron of Royal Trinity Hospice, and was formerly a President of the Groupement Européen de Banques and a member of the Westminster Abbey Finance and Advisory Council. He now serves as a founder partner in Project Snowball LLP in the field of social and impact investing.

The event is free but registration is required.



10 October 2019
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
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School of Management
The Gateway
St Andrews, Fife KY16 9RJ United Kingdom
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