Sangeeta Chawla, CFA

Social and Networking committee

The committee aims to enhance member engagement and experience by providing an informal platform for exchange of ideas, experience of different cultures, bonding opportunities through participation in fun events thereby promoting a sense of belonging to the society, helping to reach out to more organisations through event participants thus advancing the mission of the society on ethics and standards.

Sangeeta Chawla, CFA
Social and Networking committee chair
Independent Consultant

Sangeeta Chawla, CFA

Main responsibilities

The Social and Networking Committee exists to lead the staffed office in setting the strategic framework for CFA UK’s social and networking programme of events.

Accomplishments for 2016/17

  • Informal pub meets through the year themed around fixed income, equities and other roles.
  • Well attended Tapas evening
  • Successful Pub Quiz
  • Recruitment of committee members (currently 7) with help from the staffed office.

Main areas of focus for 2017/18

  • Enhance member engagement and experience through participation in social events through the year
  • Promote the society's mission to members and their organisations through the social platform
  • Receive informal feedback from members regarding their expectations from the Society
  • Create cohesive sub groups along the lines of personal interests of members including sports, wine tasting, pub quizzes, themed cultural evenings etc.
  • Monthly pub meets to facilitate networking amongst members with special interest 
  • Raise funds for the society's charity through sporting events
  • Work together with the staffed office on the Annual Dinner