IPA Roadshow | Wales

11:00-17:00 | 14th March 2024 | 3.5 CPD hours

Venue: The Marriot Hotel, Mill Ln, Cardiff, CF10 1EZ

Join us in Cardiff where we will cover the latest developments in insolvency, along with regional perspectives. Meet your colleagues and peers, our speakers and IPA representatives at the drinks reception following the event!


11:00-11:30 Arrivals and Registration

11:30-11:40 Opening Welcome
Paul Davis, President, IPA and Partner, Opus Restructuring and Insolvency

11:40-12:10 The UK Economy: Where Now, Where Next?
Stephen Hicks, Agent for Wales, Bank of England

12:10-13:00 An Update from the Insolvency Service
What to Watch Out For in 2024
Claire Hardgrave, Head of Insolvency Practitioner Regulation, Insolvency Service
The Work of Official Receiver Services and the New Operating Model
Stephen Baxter, Official Receiver, Wales and South-West

13:00-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:00 Regulatory Outlook 2024
Alan Limb, Inspector, IPA

14:00-14:10 Recent Case Studies and Procedure
Charlotte May, Associate Director, Manolete Partners PLC
Andrew Murphy, Associate Director, Manolete Partners PLC

14:10-14:40 Office-Holders: Immunity from Future Claims Where a Court Approves Their Decision?
Andrew Meech, Director, JCP Solicitors and Undersheriff of West Glamorgan
Govinder Chambay, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers

14:40-14:50 Break

14:50-15:20 Companies House: Update on Transformation and Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act
Mark Buckley, Senior Implementation Lead, Companies House

15:20-15:50 HMRC: MVLs and Tax Clearance
Martin Tossell, Networks and Governance Lead, Insolvency Profession, HMRC

15:50-16:00 Closing Statements
Paul Smith, CEO, IPA

16:00-17:00 Networking Drinks

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Event Information


Who should attend

This course is designed for insolvency professionals and people working closely with the insolvency profession. It is open to IPA members, non-members and IPA student members.


Attending this event will allow you to gain 3.5 CPD hours. We advise keeping your booking receipt and confirmation email to attach to your CPD records. Please note, you must attend in-person on the day and it is not being recorded.

Event booking terms and conditions

By booking or attending a place for this event you accept the IPA Event terms and conditions, which can be found here: IPA Event Terms and Conditions.