2016 Annual General Meeting
All-Party Parliamentary Group for Family Business
Annual General Meeting – Wednesday 6th July 2016, 16:00
Committee Room 17, House of Commons
John Stevenson MP, Peter Bottomley MP, Fiona MacTaggart MP, Jim Shannon MP, Ian Paisley MP, Tom Baycock (Office of Anne Marie Morris MP), Fiona Graham (Institute for Family Business), Rebecca Pozzi Taubert (Institute for Family Business)
Apologies were given by 32 Members of the Group
- Welcome and introduction
John Stevenson MP welcomed Members to the AGM
- Election of Chair
John Stevenson MP was re-elected as Chair of the Group
- Election of Officers
The following Members of the Group were re-elected as Officers:
Mary Glindon MP, Secrtary
Lord Cotter, Vice Chair
Julian Sturdy MP, Vice Chair
Michelle Donelan MP, Vice Chair
- Acceptance of Sponsorship
The Institute for Family Business was accepted as Group Sponsors
- Acceptance of Secretariat Support
The Institute for Family Business was accepted as the Group Secretariat
- Proposed Activity for 2016/17
The Group discussed proposed activity for the year ahead.
On 19th July 2016 the Group is holding a joint visit with the APPG for Food and Drink Manufacturing, to Mars.
The Group will hold its Annual Reception at 4.30pm on 1st November in the Members’ Dining Room.
The Group also intends to hold a meeting on Women in Family Business, and on Family Business and Exports, and will approach other groups to hold these as joint events. Details of these will be circulated to Members in due course.
- Close of AGM