IIBN London – Networking Masterclass with Kingsley Aikens
by Gerard Young
Date(s) - 08/06/2017
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Liverpool
IIBN in association with The Institute of Irish Studies, University of Liverpool in London are delighted to welcome Irish Networking pioneer, Kingsley Aikens, to the stage for a very special keynote event.
Kingsley Aikins runs the Dublin based consultancy company, DM Training that operates in 10 countries and trains corporates and individuals on how to be better at Networking. In his own career he has worked in 6 countries and was the Enterprise Ireland and IDA representative in Australia for 8 years and ran the Ireland Funds for 17 years, mostly based in Boston. DM Training has worked with companies like Google, Accenture, Deloitte, KPMG, HSBC, AIB and many others. Kingsley believes that Networking is now a more critical requirement than ever and yet is not taught at school or college and companies don’t have strategies for it. DM Training have developed extensive online and offline materials.
Kingsley is Dublin born and educated, an Economics and Politics graduate of Trinity College Dublin, former Leinster rugby player and in 2011 was awarded a CBE for is work on British – Irish issues. He is married with 3 children and lives in Dublin.