Russell was finally able to receive his (socially distanced & Covid-delayed) award at the Great Hall within London’s historic Guildhall, near St Pauls. Professor Steven Haberman, Chair of the Board of Governors of the London Institute of Banking & Finance (LIBF), confirmed him as a Chartered Associate of the distinguished body.
Interesting facts about the LIBF (source: Graduate Outcomes 2018/19):
- #1 University in the UK for banking & finance employment
- 100% of employed students are in high or medium skills roles
Interesting facts about the Guildhall:
- began its life in 1411
- a long-lost Roman amphitheatre was discovered buried underneath in 1987
- still plays an important role in the life of the City as a venue for state & civic banquets