Crystal Lecture

Crystal Lecture - Thursday 23rd October 2014

This year's Annual Crystal Lecture welcomes Sir Peter Rigby, Chairman & CEO of Rigby Group, to talk about:

  • The importance of a clear vision in building  a substantial business;
  • How real Entrepreneurial skills provide competitive advantage;
  • How to re-set perceptions on Entrepreneurship and its contribution to British economic  growth.


Thursday 23rd October 2014

18:00   Refreshments & Networking
19:00   Lecture

Millennium City Building University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, WV1 1SB

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sir peter rigbySir Peter is the Chairman and Chief Executive of the Rigby Group, which he founded in 1975 with £2,000 savings, the parent company  for a portfolio of privately owned and highly successful  businesses operating across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

Diversifying  from its origins as a principally technology-led business, Rigby Group has evolved - through smart, strategic acquisitions- into a £1.8 billion portfolio business. With two generations of the Rigby family at the helm, Rigby Group has built a distinguished reputation as both an investor and business  operator; renowned for its independent thinking, seamless execution and a peerless  approach to acquiring  and nurturing businesses to unleash their potential.