Mayor's Meeting with major businesses

Meeting: 
MQT on 2002-05-22
Session date: 
May 22, 2002
Reference: 
2002/0282
Question By: 
Eric Ollerenshaw
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What meetings has the Mayor had with FTSE 100 businesses since the turn of the year?

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Answer

Answer for Mayor's Meeting with major businesses

Answer for Mayor's Meeting with major businesses

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Since the turn of the year I have met with the following FTSE100 businesses:1. CGNU on 19 February 2002 as part of a business breakfast for financial services (organised by International Financial Services London) where I outlined my strategy for London and projections for London's growth.2. Marks and Spencer, Sainsbury's, Tesco on 7 March 2002 as part of a business breakfast with retailers to discuss issues relating to SDS, 24 hour society and employability.I also met with the London Business Board on 7 February 2002 where we discussed tourism, population and employment projections for London, Crossrail, budgetary matters, PPP and the impact of rail strikes on London's businesses.In addition to my personal meetings my senior economic policy advisor and the private sector team have met with the following FTSE100 companies:BTBritish AirwaysBritish LandCanary Wharf GroupEMI GroupStandard Chartered .