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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING French Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain 2012. General COMMENTS on the year 2011. A VERY GOOD CRU! A profit of £32K instead of £5K budgeted A double digit growth in terms of revenue: £1700K vs. £1550K in 2010 125 new members

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COMMENTSon the year 2011

  • A VERY GOOD CRU!
  • A profit of £32K instead of £5K budgeted
  • A double digit growth in terms of revenue: £1700K vs. £1550K in 2010
  • 125 new members
  • A new website and new communication tools
  • The launch of our Patron newsletter
  • The development of new ads to increase our visibility
  • 6 new partnerships (the Financial Times, Le petit Journal, FRL, Portland,
  • the RAA and evolution coaching) for a total of 18
  • Partnerships with the CNOSF around the forthcoming Olympic Games
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COMMENTSon the year 2011

AND…

  • The launch of our Climate Change Forum
  • The launch of our Quarterly Economic Updates
  • The extension of our VIE platform from 14 to 21 desks
  • The loss of VAT recovery revenues (£22K) largely compensated by higher accountancy and payroll services revenues (from £257K to £300K)
  • High quality events (high profile speakers and amazing venues) and publications
  • Very productive Forums and Clubs
  • The lowest staff turnover ever!
  • A VERY MOTIVATED AND HARDWORKING TEAM!

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COMMENTSon the year 2011

However ...

  • There are obviously still areas for improvement, mainly in terms of:
  • Communication
  • Members’ relationship management
  • Development of new services to match our member’s needs and expectations
  • Positioning our Forums and Clubs as Franco British think tanks
  • Development of new partnerships

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KEY FIGURES 2011

595Member companies

A turnover of £1,700K, a profit before tax of £32K

34Events

24 Forums & Clubs sessions

379French and British SMEs assisted

A Board of 12Directors60Advisory Councillors

A multicultural team of 30

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MEMBERSHIP

125 new members

A lower attrition rate: resignations are higher among active members vs. corporate and patron members

Our objective is to bring the attrition rate down to10% by the end of 2013

An improved relationship management

Distribution of Vouchers

Development of a more strategic sector based approach

Business introductions from member to member

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MEMBERSHIP

  • 12 new patrons joined the Chamber
  • 16 new corporate members
  • 97 new active members

610

581

599

595

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Members’ representatives by job titles

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EVENTS

  • 34events, 2900 participants vs. 1800 in 2012An impressive line up of high profile speakersAmazing venues andsponsorsIncreasingsuccess of ourCEO Breakfasts
  • NEW:
  • Videos of the Gala Dinner, The Dîner de la Rentrée& The Dîner des Chefs
  • The very first Xmas Cocktail
  • Lots of prizes to win at ourdifferentevents
  • Our new Calendar of events
  • Development of presspartnerships, increasingcoverage(M2M, FBBA, Xmas Party, Rentrée,)
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EVENTS & COMMUNICATION

Our new website A new design for a better impact

Systematiccoverage in INFO before and aftereachevent

Le Shop

Possibility to book and pay online

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DINNERS

ANNUAL GALA DINNER at the Landmark Hotel

350 participantsMain sponsors: Deloitte, EDF and HSBC Supporting sponsor: AccorGuest Speaker: Paul Deighton, CEO of LOCOG (The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games)

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DINNERS

FRANCO BRITISH BUSINESS AWARDS (FBBA)

Under the patronage of:HE Mr Bernard Emié & HE Sir Peter WestmacottMain sponsors:Barclays, Chez Gérard, MazarsPartners: CCI INT’L, Eurostar, Invest in France, UKTIGuest speakers: Nicolas Barré, Deputy MD, Les Echos

Hugh Carnegy, European MD, Financial Times

PressCoverage in the FT

WINNERS 2011:SME/Entrepreneur Award: Tuffa UK LtdAward for Innovation: ThousandSunsJury'sSpecialAward: St Pancras Renaissance Hotel‘Coup de Coeur' Award: Cinémoi

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LUNCH

ANNUAL FINANCIAL LUNCH at the CorinthiaHotel

120 participantsSponsored by SociétéGénérale Corporate & Investment BankingGuest Speaker: Angela Knight, Chief Executive of the British Banker’s Association

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DINNERS

DINER DE LA RENTREE at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

220 participantsSponsored by Eurostar International Guest Speaker: Nicolas PetrovicCEO of Eurostar International

2011 Intercultural Trophy for Business Excellence

awarded to

MAZARS LLP

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DINER DES CHEFS

DINER DES CHEFS 2nd Edition (in two parts)At Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons, with Chef Raymond BlancSponsored by Citroën, Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons and PernodRicard UK

DINER DES CHEFS 3rd Edition at Sketch, with Pierre Gagnaire, Triple Michelin Starred MasterchefSponsored by PernodRicard UK and Sketch

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SPECIALISED EVENTS

2 SEMINARS

Sponsored by HSBC and McGuireWoods

1 TRAINING sponsoredby Kingstree

1 INDUSTRY EVENT focused on Retail

Sponsored by Chanel, at the Connaught hotel

Withguest speaker: Michael Ward, Managing Director of Harrods

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COCKTAIL EVENTS

2 BUSINESS CLUB COCKTAILSSponsored by Lombard and Société Générale Hambros

1 MEMBER TO MEMBER COCKTAIL & EXHIBITIONAt the Royal Garden Hotel – 21 stands and 254 participants

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WINE TASTING EVENTS

2 INTERNATIONAL WINE TASTINGSWith the participation of the Argentinean, Austrian, Italian, French, Spanishand Mexican Chambers

1 SUMMER CHAMPAGNE PARTY Sponsored by St Ermin’sHotel and French Bubbles

1 NETWORKING CHAMPAGNE RECEPTIONSponsored by the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

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BREAKFASTS

3 CEO BREAKFASTSAtthe Andaz Hotel Guest speaker: Stephen Burgin, UK Country President of Alstom

Atthe Andaz Hotel - Sponsored by Bridor UK – FB Solution Guest speaker: Jean-Jacques Gautrot, Chairman and CEO of Areva

At The Connaught Hotel – Sponsored by Relais & ChâteauxGuest speaker: Arnaud Bamberger, Executive Chairman of Cartier

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PATRON EVENTS

  • A Patron Dinner at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel before its opening
  • Private view of the Watteau exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts, Sponsored by CBRE
  • Meet the CNOSF, learn more about the Club France and Get set for the Olympics! At Tower Bridge Walkways
  • Cendrillon Premiere at the Royal Opera House, sponsored by PernodRicard and BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions

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PATRON EVENTS

  • Emirates Cup Tournament 2011, sponsored by Arsenal
  • Friday VIP Morning, at the Royal Academy of Arts
  • A Patron Dinner at “The Balcon”, newly refurbished restaurant at the Sofitel London St James – in presence of Denis Hennequin, Chairman and CEO of Accor

2 AMBASSADOR’S BRIEFS on:

French presidency of the G8 & G20 Outcome of the G20 Cannes Summit; Agenda of the forthcoming Anglo-French summit.

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NEW EVENTS

  • 1 CHRISTMAS COCKTAIL: 120 participants, Guest Speaker: Olivier Girault, Sponsored by easyJet. More than 50 tombola gifts.
  • 1 CORPORATE MEMBERS’ COCKTAIL: 70 participants, at the Corinthia Hotel
  • 1 DISCOVER FELLOW MEMBER RESTAURANTS: 69 participants to discover Nordic cuisine and natural wines in a one Michelin star restaurant: North Road

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FORUMS & CLUBS

F&C’s mission: Aiming to be information providers, hubs for best practices and thought leaders

Launch of the Climate Change Forum chaired by Richard Brown, Eurostar

Launch of the Quarterly Economic Updates chaired by Philippe Chalon, International SOS, Cercled’OutreManche

2 New Chairs: SME/Entrepreneurs Club: Frédéric Larquetoux, Ernst & YoungHR Forum: Rose Gledhill, International SOS

5Forums, 2Clubs 24 sessions with high profile guestspeakers

Development of LinkedIn groups

F&C have become the argument to retain or attract members and reinforce

the representation of the Chamber’s Franco-British Business Community

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PUBLICATIONS - INFO

THE Anglo French Business magazine

Themes of the year

Media and Marketing, Business Education, Real Estate, Food & Drink, Olympics and Green Economy

Yearly AdvertisersCartier, ChivasBrothers, EDF Energy, the Financial Times, HSBC, International SOS, SociétéGénérale, VINCI and also Boulle International, Delahaye Moving, la Cave à Fromage

Extra visibilityfor the advertisers on the CCFGB Website

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PUBLICATIONS

  • The Franco British Trade Directory (FBTD) - Compiles details of the French Chamber members. - 320 pages divided into 3 major sections (patron members, corporate members, active members)
  • 1627 representatives from our 595 member companies- Exclusively distributed to our members, free of charge

The Member to Member offers booklet - Opportunity to showcase your products and/or services offering discounted rates and services to fellow members - Entries are also visible on our Website and the UCCIFE website

Take advantage of fellow members offers

- More than 80 offers through various categories such as Business Services Language and Recruitment, Leisure & Hotel and Retail.

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Launch of our new website in February

5000 unique visitors per month

Launch of the news section in June

Members can register to events and purchase our publications online, access F&C minutes and presentations

Free access to AFP News

Membership application form online

Most visited sections:Recruitment service

Forthcoming events

Photo gallery

Shop

Work for us

Contact us

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BUSINESS CONSULTANCY

188 SMEs assisted in 2011

25 companies to whom we provided customised Partner Search and other Market Development services

Increased number of lists sold to French AND British Companies

4 issues of France UK Express

Participation to 17 ‘Journées Pays’ with local Chambers of Commerce in France – informing and advising over 140 French companies on their UK Development strategy

A very succesful CAP UK and Ireland meeting in Dublin

FOOD AND DRINK TRADE MISSION

In partnership with the local CCI, the CCFGB accompanied British buyers (including Ocado and Selfridges) to Nord Pas-de-Calais and introduced them to 30 local food and drink manufacturers.

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BUSINESS CONSULTANCY

VIE Desk Rental and Coaching

- Extension of our VIE desk rental capacity from 14 to 21 desks- 8 new companies

- 1of our clients set up a UK business (and is now clients of our Business Support department for Payroll)

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IMPLANTATION

An amazingyear!

A total of 100 clients including31 new clients

And 91SMEsadvised

Breakdown:

Accountancy: 35

Payroll: 44

VAT Management: 9

Domiciliation: 12

400 employeeson our clients’ payroll!

Someof our clients:

  • SANDRO
  • MAJE
  • MOBALPA
  • MAPED
  • BONPOINTASTEK
  • CAUDALIE

La Journée Implantationfor French SMEs planning to set up a business in the UK Up to 6 business meetings with experts in one day at the Chamber

An opportunity for our members to develop their business while helping French SMEs

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FOCUS on

SMEs & Entrepreneurs

A very active SMEs and Entrepreneurs Club

The Franco British Business Awards

Our Business Guides

Special issue of INFO on the subject

Recruitment service package for small businesses

Quarterly Economic Updates

A SMEs Entrepreneurs EVENT in 2012

Projet de parrainage by the CCE in partnership with Ubifrance and the Chamber

Finance Forum session of financing the mid caps

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Last but not least

Olympic and Paralympic Games

2011:

Our GALA DINNER with Paul Deighton, CEO of LOCOG

A corporate and patron event at Tower Bridge (CNOSF)

A new Olympic section on our website

A partnership with London Business Club

A luxury Club Breakfast on the theme of the Olympics

An issue of INFO dedicated to the Games

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Last but not least

Olympic and Paralympic Games

2012:

An patron and corporate event at the French Ambassador’s residence on 14 June

Privileged access for our members:

- at Club France on 26 July

- tickets for the Games

- the Belem

A new Olympic section in INFO with our sponsors and partners corner

A partnership with CNOSF and the paralympic committee

Handisport National Lottery

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General Perspectives 2012

SO FAR...

  • The launch of the recruitment service (dedicated, competitive, innovative) The launchof the Finance Forum
  • The project on an EnergyConference
  • The publication of our first Annual activity report
  • A mission on renewables in October 2012
  • A trade mission in the financialsector in partnershipwithUbifrance UK
  • Both missions in partnershipwith the members of the Chamber
  • FurtherdevelopourForums and Clubs’ visibilitythrough the extension of the partnershipwith Portland
  • New additions to the website:
  • The Directory online; the recruitment service (post or view job offers, uploadCVs, consult mini CVs, register for job alerts); the new home page!
  • AND…

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