On the evening of Monday the 23rd of January, SME4Labour hosted a dinner for members of the Labour Party at the House of Commons in partnership with the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed (IPSE).
Leading Executive SME4Labour members Ibrahim Dogus and Sonny Leong attended the event along with the principal directors of IPSE including the Simon McVicker, the Director of Policy and Public Affairs. The event was hosted by Nick Brown MP with the aim of giving leading Labour MPs an opportunity to engage with small businesses, enterprises, the self-employed and independent professionals by identifying the Labour Party’s priorities and policies for the Small Business Sector.
The event was a resounding success and a productive dialogue was had over the course of the meal.
Alongside Nick Brown MP, other MPs in attendance included Rebecca Long-Bailey MP, Seema Malhotra MP, Jim Dowd MP, Toby Perkins MP, Jess Philips MP, Sharon Hodgson MP, Ian Lucas MP and Catherine McKinley MP, attesting to just how crucial the meeting was.