SPNL presented Lord Mountevans of Chelsea with the London International Shipping Week-SPNL plaque, depicting Tower Bridge with drawbridge in the open position. As the Thames River was the historical key trade route for the nation’s capital, symbolically representing that London is “Open For Business”.
Featured IMAGE: The Lord Mayor assuming office
The mayoral role, which is more than 800 years old, encompasses ensuring the area’s pre-eminent place in global finance as well as day-to-day City issues such as parking and services . As Mayor of the City of London, Lord Mountevans will spend about three months a year leading overseas delegations trying to win business for the City.
IMAGE to the right: SPNL Chair, Claudio Chiste, awarding the LISW-SPNL plaque