Posted on 23 November 2018
CET Lecture 2018
“It was 100 pure audience engagement”
CET was pleased to welcome many representatives from business and commerce, education and academia and the charity sector to its 2018 Lecture delivered by Justin King CBE on 15 November 2018 at the Francis Crick Institute. Justin delighted the audience and received many plaudits for his speech on the Changing Face of the Modern Workplace. As one guest put it, it was ‘a brilliant and entertaining speaker No economic jargon just good business sense.’ The Lecture was organised in partnership with the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Justin King CBE is Vice Chairman and Head of Portfolio Business at Terra Firma Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm. He was Chief Executive of Sainsbury’s from March 2004 to July 2014. Before joining Sainsbury’s, he worked for M&S, Asda, Haagen Dazs, Pepsi and Mars in a 30-year career spanning FMCG and grocery retailing.