Conference speaker



Karan Bilimoria, founder of Cobra Beer and Senior Non-Executive Director, Booker Group PLC




Karan Bilimoria is the founder of Cobra Beer and the Senior Non-Executive Director of the Booker Group PLC.  In 2006, he was appointed the Lord Bilimoria of Chelsea, making him the first ever Zoroastrian Parsi to sit in the House of Lords, and in 2014 he was installed as the seventh Chancellor of the University of Birmingham - the first Indian-born Chancellor of a Russell Group University in Great Britain.