Joining us in the Members Lounge this October is Sir John Madejski. Brought up in the Thames Valley, Sir John Madejski OBE, DL, DLitt, made his mark in business as founder of Thames Valley Trader, which would grow to become the multinational brand known as Auto Trader. Currently the director of six different companies worldwide and perhaps most famously, he took over as Chairman of Reading Football Club in December 1990.
Aside from football, Sir John is an extremely successful businessman and much-admired philanthropist. Chairman of Clearview Intelligence Group Sir John also owns a riverside restaurant in Goring-on-Thames and the five-star Royal Palm hotel in the Galapagos Islands.
Sir John will be giving a talk about his incredibly interesting life and achievements followed by a Q & A session. Enjoy a welcome drink and nibbles followed by dinner with a special discount for members.