Panels Warden of the Information Technologists' Company Nic Birtles has been invited to act as that Company’s representative on the Financial Services Group of Livery Companies (FSG) for 2012/13.
FSG was formed with the following objectives:
- a network for access to expertise, experience and issues to provide briefings for the Lord Mayor for outbound and inbound visits
- a source of education in financial affairs and issues for potential Lord Mayors and Sheriffs from all Livery Companies
- a source of encouragement for all Livery Companies to seek Liverymen with the potential to be Lord Mayor and other suitable candidates to join the Livery
- a resource for the Lord Mayor’s theme of the promotion of the City as the centre of excellence for professional education, training and qualifications
- to represent views of the Financial Services sector to the Lord Mayor