Andrew Selley, chairman of FWD and chief executive of Bidvest Foodservice, will deliver the prestigious Arena Savoy Lecture 2017 on the evening of March 20 at The Savoy, London.
The event will also feature a Brexit panel discussion, in partnership with the British Hospitality Association.
On the night, Selley will outline Bidvest’s vision and strategy, and will give an insight into the reorganisation and cultural change that have transformed the wholesaler into an engaged, insight-led business; he’ll also discuss why and how the wholesale sector needs to get future fit to face the challenges presented by key issues such as Brexit and sustainability.
A panel discussion afterwards will consider the specific challenges and opportunities that Brexit will present for the contract catering, casual dining, pubs and hotels sectors, and suppliers.
The event starts at 5pm and tickets cost £195+VAT for Arena members and £245+VAT for non-members. Tables of ten cost £1,755+VAT for Arena members and £2,205+VAT for non-members.