‘UK India – Prospects for Financial Sector Partnerships’

David Stringer-Lamarre, MD of FortisCL, within his role as Chairman of the Institute of Directors (IoD), London Region, was pleased to attend this event organised by IoD City of London in partnership with Stephenson Harwood (international law firm).

The event looked at many aspects including

  • Opportunities offered by Modi’s 8 point transformation plan to build a digital and inclusive economy
  • Opportunities for Cross-border collaboration for fintech advancements
  • Pace of change to improve ease of doing business, liberalise markets and implications for investment
  • Navigating a vast and complex market whilst on a journey of change


  • Charlotte Crosswell, CEO Innovate Finance
  • Abhijit Mukhopadhyay, President (Legal) and Legal Counsel Europe, Hinduja Group
  • Kamal Shah, Partner, Head of India and Africa Group, Stephenson Harwood
  • Priya Grigoriadis (nee Grewal), Senior Associate, Stephenson Harwood
  • Rahul Gupta, Head of Corporate Banking, Axis Bank

Image, Charlotte Crosswell & David Stringer-Lamarre