International Strategic Partners

Thursday, 16th June - Exhibition Centre, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP

Sponsors

Turkish Airlines

Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircraft, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is a 4-star airline today with a fleet of 315 passenger and cargo aircraft flying to 288 destinations worldwide with 239 international and 49 domestic. Turkish Airlines has been voted "Europe's Best Airline" for the fifth and "Best Airline in Southern Europe" for the seventh consecutive time.

Having won in 2010 the world's "Best Economy Catering Service", in 2013 the world’s "Best Business Catering Service", and in 2014 "Best Business Catering Service" awards, Turkish Airlines was awarded in 2015  the world's “Best Business Class Lounge Dining” and "Best Business Airline Lounge" prizes in the Skytrax survey.

More information about Turkish Airlines can be found on www.turkishairlines.com

Warrant Group

Warrant Group is one of the largest privately owned supply chain management companies that designs, implements and delivers exact fit solutions on a global scale. The Liverpool based company has a multi-modal product portfolio, significant presence in the recyclables and chemical sectors and a globally connected network complemented by a dynamic systems platform Warrant Group is a founder member of Eurteam, a strategic alliance of European based partners providing global and Pan-European services to the Chemical sector. 

Led by Managing Director, Ian Jones who believes passionately about keeping people at the heart of customer service, an old fashioned value in a modern day arena and he is a strong advocate of promoting an entrepreneurial spirit throughout the business.

DLA Piper

DLA Piper is one of the world's leading law firms, delivering quality and value to their clients.

From their Liverpool base, DLA Piper have built a number of long-standing relationships over the years with a range of North West, national and international clients, from FTSE companies, financial institutions and privately owned businesses, through to public sector organisations and start-ups, supporting their legal and commercial needs wherever they do business.

DLA Piper draws upon the specialist expertise of its lawyers, both in Liverpool and across their international practice, allowing them to advise on every business related legal issue. 

Santander

At Santander, our aim is to ensure your business is supported not only by the right products and services but also by a team of international specialists across the UK who understand the nuances of international trade.

Underpinning this is the global strength of the Santander Group. With over 13,000 branches and 5 million business customers worldwide, we have both the expertise and the reach to enable your business to expand and grow.

So whether you’re an SME beginning to spread your wings overseas or a large corporate trading with all four corners of the globe, we have innovative services that can help you on your international journey.

 

Supporters

British Chambers of Commerce

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is the national body for a powerful and influential network of 52 Accredited Chambers of Commerce across the UK, a network that directly serves not only its member businesses, but the wider business community. Representing tens of thousands of businesses of all sizes and within all sectors, the BCC is the voice of British businesses, of every size and sector.
Every Chamber sits at the very heart of its local community working with businesses to grow and develop by sharing opportunities, knowledge and know-how. No other organisation makes such a difference to businesses. 

 

World Chambers Federation

The World Chambers Federation was established by the International Chamber of Commerce, the world business organization in December 1950, making it the only unique and truly global platform uniting the network of more than 12,000 chambers. Uniting local, regional, national, bilateral and transnational chambers, WCF not only helps individual chambers to become more productive, but also strengthens links among them. WCF also offers a wide range of products and services to help chambers deliver the best possible service to their respective members. Some of WCF key activities include the biennial World Chambers Congress and its World Chambers Competition, as well as its trade facilitation services including the ATA Carnet, Certificates of Origin and the World Chambers Network (WCN) Business Opportunities and Business Certification Seal Programmes. 

 

China-Britain Business Council

The China-Britain Business Council helps British and Chinese businesses and organisations work together in China, the UK and third markets around the world. With 60 years of experience and experts in 11 UK offices and 15 Chinese locations, we operate alongside the British Chamber of Commerce in China to support companies of all sizes and sectors, whether they are new entrants or established operators, to realise the full potential of what remains one of the fastest-growing market in the world.

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