On behalf of the British Embassy in Sofia we would like to invite BBBA members and partners to a networking cocktail with the UK Finance delegation on 25 October, 17:30. The event will be kindly hosted by UniCredit Bulbank at the UniCredit International Center, 8 Aksakov Str., Sofia.

At the cocktail you will have the opportunity to collaborate with the UK Finance organisation,Bulgarian banks, businesses, BBBA members, Embassy’s contacts, representatives from the Ministry of Finance, BNB and FSC.

UK Finance is a diverse organisation, representing over 300 leading firms in finance, banking and payment-related services. Its members are big and small, regional and national, domestic and international and range from mutuals to corporates. Together they form a global hub leading the way in thought leadership and ethical responsibility.

UK Finance has been created by combining most of the activities of the Asset Based Finance Association, the British Bankers’ Association, the Council of Mortgage Lenders, Financial Fraud Action UK, Payments UK and the UK Cards Association.

The delegation will consists of senior representatives of some of the leading banks such as JP Morgan, UBS, Citi, HSBC and Barcleys plus UK Finance’s representatives:  Ronald Kent - Managing Director, Wholesale and Financial Policy, Parisa Smith - Director European Affairs, Pedro Simoes - Policy Adviser European Affairs

They will be meeting Ministry of Finance, Bulgarian National Bank, Financial Supervision Commission and relevant experts. The topics for discussion include Bulgaria’s priorities for the Presidency, in particular on financial services, Brexit, FinTech and UK-Bulgarian relations.

Please note that seats are limited and subject to confirmation.

For confirmations register below or at events@bbba.bg

Special thanks to UniCredit Bulbank for hosting the event!