Professional Services Forum

In January 2017 the  former Tax Finance& Legal Committee, with some 50 years of history as such, was renamed the Professional Services Forum.  The committee has broadened its remit and membership with the aim of supporting businesses across the full spectrum of professional services used by a business . The committee chair is Tony Knight – Knightsure Insurance Brokers and the two Co-Vice Chairs are Kelvin Farmener – Trethowans and Howard Robson – Warner Goodman. The meetings are every first Thursday of the month. A sandwich lunch is provided for 12.30pm and the meetings start at 1.00pm.

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Tony KnightKnightsure Insurance BrokersChair

Howard Robson, Warner Goodman LLP,Vice Chair

Kelvin Farmaner, Trethowens LLP, Vice Chair

Jack Igglesden , Radcliffe & Co (Life & Pensions) Limited

Shirley Anderson, Red Funnel

Paul Zepler, Grant Thornton

Tim Forer, Blake Morgan

Marc Long, Clarke Willmott Solicitors

Ben Upward, Eric Robinson Solicitors

Andrew Quicke, Fiander Tovell LLP

Chris Ricketts, Ricketts & Company Limited

Chris Tate, Begbies Traynor Group

Peter Williams, Lambert Smith Hampton

Mike Rule, HJS Solutions Limited

Arezou Seyed Rezai  -  Paris Smith LLP

Jim Palmer – ThinkMarble Ltd

Luke Andruszewski – Bond Dickenson LLP

 Andrew Vane – Nat West Bank


Meetings 2017

Meeting are held at Hampshire Chamber Southampton Office unless otherwise notified:  Southampton Solent University, 157-187 Above Bar Street, Southampton, SO14 7NN .  

Thursday 12 January 2017

Thursday  2 February 2017

Thursday  2  March 2017

Thursday  6 April 2017

Thursday 4  May 2017

Thursday  8 June 2017

Thursday  6 July 2017

August - No meeting

Thursday  7 September 2017

Thursday  5October 2017

Thursday  2 November 2017

Thursday  7 December 2017


Chamber Contact

Mark Baulch, Head of Policy and Representation


Tel: 023 8020 6150