Rushanara Ali is the Labour MP for Bethnal Green and Bow. She grew up in her constituency attending Mulberry school and Tower Hamlets College. She studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford University.
Rushanara is a former Shadow Minister for Education and former Shadow Minister for International Development. She currently serves on the Treasury Select Committee, and has also served as a member of the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee and the Communities and Local Government Select Committee.
Prior to her election, she was Associate Director of the Young Foundation, where she co-founded UpRising, a national leadership development and employability charity. She also co-founded One Million Mentors, the online platform to recruit, train and deploy one million mentors to organisations working with young people.
19:30 – 20:00 Networking
20:00 – 21:00 Speaker
21:00 – close Networking
About The Leaders Club
At The Leaders Club, their motto is ‘Bringing Great Minds Together’, and their vision is to inspire each other with inspiring speakers at inspiring venues.
It is a unique forum for members to exchange ideas and best practice and develop new approaches. It is an unparalleled networking organisation, where members are encouraged to use their expertise and experience to inspire leaders of the future.
The Officers’ Association (OA) has secured a corporate membership with The Leaders Club, a networking group that meets in London. This will allow up to 20 serving or former officers from the OA community to join their monthly networking events. If you wish to attend simply click ‘Register’; places will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.
If you are not an officer, but would still like to attend this event, please register here.
Date: Wednesday 15th May 2019
Time: 19:30 – 21:00
Location: De Vere West One, 9-10 Portland Place, London W1B 1PR
There will be a small charge of £10 (non-refundable, plus eventbrite admin fee) for those attending; this covers both the speaker and refreshments.
Your name and email will be shared with The Leaders Club for the purpose of this event.
Please note later than usual start time. Rushanara will be unable to join until 19:30 due to commitments in the House of Commons but we expect to start as soon as she arrives so ask attendees to arrive by 19:30