Life President:                        

Tweedie Brown CBE

Tweedie photoAn accomplished senior leader, Tweedie has a strong track record of driving forward change, especially in business strategy and approach to new markets. He has a wide portfolio of commercial interests and is Chairman of several ventures spanning the IT, media security and real estate sectors.

Having spent over 30 years serving in the British Military rising to the rank of Brigadier, Tweedie is now Chairman of the Guild of Letting & Management, Chairman of  Artemis Partners, Chairman of Cream Agency and Deputy Chair of the Security Research Group.

He is also partner in Maven Executive Coaching and Mentoring and a board member of Anello & Davide which holds 2 Royal Warrants. Email:

Chief Executive Officer:

M. Barney Battles MA CA

Me 2 Owner of over 40 SMEs across Europe, US and Australasia, Barney is a qualified chartered accountant with a specialism in digital technology, fashion & luxury, recruitment, well-being and marketing communications.

He is founder of a new private members’ club for Chinese families based in Hotel Café Royal. He also owns The Africa Club specialising in showcasing the finest African art and creative skills in London.

Barney also co-founded Au Fait Fashion, an investment and advisory fund dedicated to supporting fashion and luxury ventures.

He also is former Chairman of various PLC companies including Hot Tuna International PLC, Enables IT PLC and Nexus Management PLC. He is currently Chair of Edge Global Media Group.

Barney is also Managing Partner of Balgownie Ventures Limited, a niche corporate finance boutique providing support to both public and private companies.

Co patron of the Genesis Initiative, a cross party government lobbying group focusing on driving change to support SMEs across Europe.

Co patron of the Madrinha Charity, inspiring Indian street children to become future entrepreneurs. Former PLC Chairman of Hot Tuna International PLC, Enables IT PLC, Nexus Management PLC.

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Operations Manager:

Annie Lowe

Annie Lowe Annie has detailed experience of sales and marketing having worked   throughout the globe, also supporting her husband Jonny on  numerous operational tours in the British military.

Annie is responsible of all membership liaison, event management, ticketing and sponsorship support.









Ranjeet Furhuraire

Investment Business Director – profile coming soon.