PEOPLE

  • Anne Fergusson

    financial services and private equity advisor and investor

    Anne Fergusson invests in start up companies and works with Private Equity to raise investment as well as provide board members for growing businesses. She is ambassador for a number of financial services companies and sits on the board of a housing association in Edinburgh as well as a corporate in London providing apprenticeships for school leavers. She also works with charities involved in classical music and is a supporter of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Her time is divided between London and Edinburgh.

DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY

Championship: Dorset 2018

DEBATE: Universal Basic Income

Championship: Dorset 2018

DEBATE: Social egg freezing

Championship: Birmingham 2018

DEBATE: Populism

Regional Final: London Inner 2016/17

DEBATE: Water scarcity

Regional Final: London Inner 2016/17

DEBATE: Fake News

Regional Final: Central 2015/16

DEBATE: Tax Incentives

Regional Final: Central 2015/16

DEBATE: Trident

National FInal: National Final 2014/15

DEBATE: Space Exploration

Regional Final: Central 2014/15

DEBATE: Humanitarian Intervention

Regional Final: Central 2014/15

DEBATE: Three Parent Babies

Qualifying Round: Kensington & Chelsea 2013/14

DEBATE: Green Energy

Qualifying Round: Kensington & Chelsea 2013/14

DEBATE: Social media

Qualifying Round: Lambeth 2012/13

DEBATE: Boozy Britain

Qualifying Round: North London 2011/12

DEBATE: Media Regulation

Qualifying Round: North London 2011/12

DEBATE: Burqa bans

Qualifying Round: West London 2010/11

DEBATE: Privacy Online

Qualifying Round: West London 2010/11

DEBATE: Genetic Screening

Regional Final: London & South 2009/10

DEBATE: MPs expenses

Qualifying Round: South London 2009/10

DEBATE: Assisted dying 2009/10

Qualifying Round: South London 2009/10

DEBATE: BNP

Regional Final: London & South 2008/09

DEBATE: Organ Donation

Regional Final: London & South 2008/09

DEBATE: Copyright

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts

Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre



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