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City welcomes numerous inspirational and distinguished speakers to the school throughout the academic year. We aim to cover a range of topics and areas to ensure that the girls receive inspirational and informative talks during these sessions. Speakers for the 2015-2016 academic year have included:

  • Jeanette Winterson - award-winning English writer
  • Rebekah Westphal -Director of International Admissions at Yale University
  • Anuradha Koirala - Maiti Nepal charity
  • Dove Self-Esteem Project
  • Elena Becker - PhD student at Potsdam University
  • Mikael Perreau - Senior International Admissions Officer for NYU Abu Dhabi
  • Mr Dermot Keane and Ms Alex Jolly -  Project Manager, Brookfield Multiplex Construction Europe
  • Mr Tom Marr - Recruitment Assistant (Europe) at The University of Sydney
  • Beau Zilesnick - Schools Coordinator, British Exploring Society
  • Simon Leigh - Addiction Counsellor
  • Simon Fanshawe - writer and broadcaster
  • Amanda Simoes - Alcohol Speaker

2014 - 2015

  • Nazia Shamsee - Careers in Banking and Trading
  • Linda Miller - Project Manager for Farringdon Crossrail Office
  • Ole Rummel - Stanford University: Bank of England
  • Tom White - An Introduction to Startups
  • Feyaad Allie - Talk about Dartmouth University, USA
  • Andrew Lownie - Careers in Publishing
  • Emma Graham-Harrison - International Affairs Correspondent, The Guardian
  • Amanda Simoes - Alcohol Speaker
  • John Parrott - Careers in Construction
  • British School’s Exploring Society - Scientific expeditions abroad
  • Sophia Sibthorpe - Freelancing and Performing in the Arts
  • Rob Thomas - Sporting Scholarships at US Universities, Sporting Elite
  • Kinda Al-Sayed - Architecture & Research
  • Christina Pagel - Senior Research Fellow and lecturer on Operational Research
  • Kimberley Quinn - Author

2013 - 2014

  • Malorie Blackman - OBE, Children’s Laureate
  • Ken Peacock - Senior Army Careers Adviser
  • Meica de Beistegui and Alice Shyy - University in the US
  • Tom Hoffman - Careers in Banking
  • Eduardo Chapero Jackson - Spanish Film Director
  • Andrew Lownie - Literary agent and writer, Andrew Lownie Literary Agency
  • Mark Norton - Creative Director, THINKFARM
  • Mark Easton - Home Editor for BBC News
  • Kevin Dutton - Oxford University Professor and Author of 'Wisdom of Psychopaths'
  • Louise Rogers -  CEO of TSL Education Limited 
  • Gina Seilern - British Schools Exploring Society
  • Trika Harms zum Spreckel, Erasmus University College
  • Raman Rai - Global Commercial Banking, HSBC Bank
  • Heidi Tanner - Programme Advisor at Projects Abroad
  • Natalie Hand - Director of Viva Model Management London
  • Caroline Marcus - The Wallace Collection Education Team