Securing a NED position Stateside

As we enter into 2022, and the world becomes a little more open, we wanted to inspire WACL-ers with the opportunity to secure NED roles outside of the UK. First to the USA where the landscape is a little different , we will be joined by Sheila Ronning founder and CE of Women in the Boardroom and Rebecca Kerr serves […]

Rania’s VP Drinks and Canapes

Allbright Mayfair 24-26 Maddox Street, London

Vice President’s Drinks on Wednesday 9th March. Vice President’s Drinks on Wednesday 9th March at The Allbright Club in Mayfair at 6.45pm until 9.30pm. A reminder that this year we aren't holding a separate dinner after Vice President's Drinks, this single ticket price includes canapes. Places are limited due to the venue size, therefore please book early to avoid disappointment. […]

WACL NED Talk – If I could tell you one NED thing

“If I can tell you one NED Thing”? Whether you are interested in listed, unlisted or not for profit organisations, there are some top tips to ensure you have a strong action plan to achieve your goal. In response to popular demand, this session will provide hands on practical advice to ensure you are considering and optimising every step! We […]

WACL Members Only Breakfast

WACL Members’ only breakfast hosted by UM Thanks to Rachel Forde and her team at UM for hosting us at their amazing new offices for a members’ only breakfast. What better way to start the day than with a dose of WACL love? This will be a relaxed and informal event, with the primary objective being to give the Club […]

Virtual event: Debrief on club feedback

A follow up event for members who were unable to attend the breakfast on 30th March. We will update you on some of the findings from the D&I survey we did at the back end of last year and some of the thinking that has emerged from this and other member research we’ve done recently. This is a virtual session […]

WACL NED Talk: Tackling the challenges of the new post pandemic working environment with Claire Casey from The Economist (members-only event)

Tackling the challenges of the new post pandemic working environment. We are joined from Washington DC by Claire Casey, global head of policy and insights for the Economist for this session. Claire will share the latest international insight and best thinking on what's actually happening in the business world as we navigate gradually from the comfort of virtual world to […]

Advertising Week Europe: Women’s Leadership Breakfast

Pivot Point: The State of Women and Work, presented by Amazon Ads & WACL The disproportionate impact of the pandemic on women has been widely documented. Many women were forced to leave the workforce or adapt their careers amidst pressures to balance family, work, health, and friendships in a constantly changing environment. We all had pivot points: breaking points, turning […]

MEMBERS ONLY – Kate and Helen Richardson-Walsh speaker breakfast

AllBright Mayfair Members' Club 24-26 Maddox Street, London, England

Breakfast and inspiration with Olympic Gold medallists Kate and Helen Richardson-Walsh. Join Olympic Gold medallists Kate and Helen Richardson-Walsh who will sharing their insights on ‘how to build winning teams’, taken from their new book ‘Winning Together’. Kate and Helen will be sharing their insights on what it takes to build winning teams, by taking us through the powerful lessons […]


The 99th WACL Annual General Meeting for WACL Ltd and Gather (Forum) Ltd will take place on Tuesday 5th July, from 4.00pm to 6.00pm, plus optional ongoing social till 8.00pm. This year we are looking to deliver a hybrid AGM both in person and streaming to ensure everyone is able to take part in it. We will have our normal […]