Woodley Business Club offers a mix of informal and formal networking along with a wide range of interesting presentations.

On this page you can find details of some of our forthcoming speakers along with details of past guests.

Forthcoming Speakers

Graeme Hobbs, Hobbs Granger Roitt

Graeme Hobbs FCCA has been a qualified, practising chartered certified accountant for over twenty-five years.

When he set up Hobbs Granger Roitt, Graeme had a clear vision of creating a professional practice that would not only help keep personal and business clients on track in terms of complying with statutory requirements, but would also give them every support to survive and thrive in tough times.

Graeme’s goal in becoming an accountant has always been to use his skills to help others and to build successful businesses. www.hgrllp.co.uk


Previous Speakers

Ami Bhatt, Gardner Leader

Ami is a corporate and commercial lawyer with experience in acquisitions and disposals, management buy-outs and buy-ins, private equity investments, bank financing transactions and general corporate and commercial matters including advising on various commercial contracts. She has advised owner managed businesses on a variety of commercial legal matters including acquisitions and disposals of shares and businesses, shareholder agreements, articles of association, acquisition financing, supply contracts, service provision contracts, IT contracts and terms and conditions.

Ami has experience of working in a number of sectors, including IT, real estate, telecoms and health and has advised clients on complex transactions.


David Davies, Sandler

With more than 25 years international Sales and Business development experience David has been instrumental in helping organisations achieve lasting sales success.

A passionate, innovative and award-winning Sales Coach, recognised for transforming potential into profitable performance.

He has worked for most of his career with small-to-medium size multi-national sales operations.


Gregor Spowart, Mass Media Design

Mass Media Design is a creative web design and marketing agency based in Reading, Berkshire. We provide branding, design and marketing services for ambitious businesses determined to achieve fast-growth.

We work with clients of all sizes but we specialise in working with companies in the technology sector that want to make a statement and stand head and shoulders above the competition.


Phil Gowler, Phil Gowler Therapy

Phil Gowler is a successful and respected local therapist and life coach, specialising in supporting clients with a wide range of psychological and emotional issues. He also holds regular local workshops themed around helping people get the best from their interactions with others. Phil is a published author and past chairman of the Woodley Business Club.