Managing Director, Strategy Economics & Business Development, British Business Bank
Alice Hu Wagner
Alice Hu Wagner leads Strategy, Economics and Business Development at the British Business Bank. She is responsible for the overall strategy of the British Business Bank, all economic forecasting and analysis, as well as leadership on business / product development and innovation.
Alice joined the British Business Bank in April 2015 from Barclays plc, where she was the senior lead director for Group Strategy. Prior to spending 5 years at Barclays and Barclaycard, she worked in London for Lloyds Banking Group and Prophet, a strategic marketing and brand consultancy. She began her career at McKinsey and Company, latterly specialising in corporate finance and strategy.
Alice earned her undergraduate degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and her MBA from INSEAD.
keynote: wed 25 nov, 13:00 – 13:30
Looking at diversity through a new lens
The recent release of BBB’s ‘Alone, Together – Entrepreneurship and Diversity in the UK’ report highlighted that a person’s identity and wealth unfairly influence their outcomes. Black people and those from Asian and other ethnic minority backgrounds are struggling in our ecosystem. Alice Hu Wagner will present the results of the report and highlight the implications it has for the investment community.