Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices Credit Forum
Are you in the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Industry?
Do you want to:
 Gain tools and techniques to help you face new and existing business challenges
 Increase and enhance personal skills levels
 Network with your peers
 Gather information & intelligence to avoid successful fraud attacks
 Gather information & intelligence to avoid incurring bad debt
 Help to improve the team’s productivity and results
 Develop new & best practices
Then attending our Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices Credit Forum is for you.
The Pharmaceutical & Medical Devices Credit Forum has been developed by Forums International Ltd and our partners Cedar Rose, Experian, Moreton Smith and HDA UK. Membership is open to credit & finance professionals from within the industry sectors.
Why are our Forums different?
They are learning experiences where the agenda items are dictated by the members. They are NOT lecture based but interactive workshop/discussion based. The sessions are on a 50:50 basis. 50% is led by a subject matter expert the other 50% is where the attendees can share their experiences.
Our forums provide opportunities for credit and finance professionals to meet and discuss key trading issues in their industry sectors. Also, to share experiences and challenges and most importantly, discuss innovation and how they have secured success.
What our members say?
“The meetings are a great way to network, share experiences, get up to date information”
“I always take away something new from each meeting which I can then put into practice back in my business”
“Good value for my investment in time and costs”
“Quality speakers, good venues, informative and enjoyable sessions”
“I like the interaction with other credit professionals. It is useful to see their take on the world. Sometimes you wonder if you are on your own out there but other businesses have the same stresses”
“Excellent networking opportunities and the chance to develop new contacts”
“Through Forum membership my team and I have gained a valuable insight into the core values and principles of our closest peers in the industry. We have shared our own experiences and drawn from the knowledge of other members to help guide our decision-making”
If you work in the following industries, you will benefit from attending our Forums:
Manufacturers of pharmaceuticals and associated products
Wholesalers of pharmaceuticals products
Distributors of pharmaceuticals products
Supply healthcare products and services to pharmacies
Supply healthcare products and services to hospitals and dispensing doctors
Manufacture or distribute surgical, medical products and devices
Our Forums are run by credit industry leaders with a vast knowledge and experience base. Forums International’s MD Laurie Beagle is a leading industry authority. Here’s a few words from Laurie:
“My career has spanned credit & collections management, business information, consultancy, training and credit forums which are run in the UK and Europe for various industries. Our original forum was started in January 1991. I am also an international speaker and regularly quoted in the trade press and online.
A member of the Chartered Institute of Credit Management since 1983 and a Fellow since 1990. I was elected to the Advisory Council in 2010 and the Executive Board in 2012. I became Chair in 2016. I am also an Associate of Association of Fraud Examiners.
My published mission is to provide business professionals with a reliable source of information and also to provide knowledge networks that support the forums.
Come and join the Forums family.”
Prospective members are invited to attend their first meeting free of charge and without obligation, to assess the benefits of membership for themselves.
Members are responsible for their own accommodation and travel costs where required.
If you join. Quote CCR1 to receive a 10% annual subscription discount
We also have LinkedIn and Facebook groups in place, membership of which is strictly limited to forum members and genuine prospective members.