The IoD is a network of around 20,000 directors who live and work in every sector and region of the UK and internationally. IoD West Midlands, now named IoD Central after combining the West Midlands and East Midlands is made up of thousands of local directors and senior decision makers who are sharing collective knowledge and influencing regional policy. IoD Central is part of the Midlands Engine – a collaboration between local authorities and local enterprise partnerships.
Based in Birmingham, Dee Kundi is an experienced independent qualified consultant solicitor and the CEO & Founder of ‘Find Me A Solicitor’. A fresh new business concept which is an independent free service for all individuals and businesses looking to find the right solicitor for all personal and business legal needs. Findmeasolicitor.co.uk have the knowledge and expertise to advise clients on finding a solicitor based on their needs, budgets, sector specialisms and all areas of law.
Dee is a multi-award-winning lawyer with many accolades under her belt, including ‘Best in Litigation’, ‘Outstanding Businesswoman of the Year’, ‘Most Influential in Debt Recovery’, ‘Professional of the Year’, Best in Legal Services and many more as well as being established within the Legal 500 as one of the market leaders in litigation and debt recovery. She is recognised both as a strong deliverer and a key innovator in the field.
She was the chair, council member and director of the Birmingham Law Society, a non-executive director of TAG Network Midlands, sat on the Capital Development committee for Symphony Hall and Town Hall, vice president of the ABCC, part of the Birmingham Chamber of Commerce and currently sits on the law school advisory board for Aston University.
Speaking about her new role, Dee Kundi comments:
“I am extremely honoured and exceptionally pleased that I have been appointed as the new Regional Vice Chair of IoD Central. I am excited to join such as great organisation that takes pride in looking after their members all over the country. I intend to work diligently with the IoD and push forward our objectives, strategy, membership and opportunities in both the West Midlands and East Midlands.
I am looking forward to working alongside the Regional Chair of IoD Central and the other branch Chairs. Through our collaboration, creative and innovative thinking we hope to deliver significant change which improves business effectiveness in sustainable ways for all our members.”
Inez Brown, the Regional Chair of IoD Central comments:
“I have worked with Dee Kundi before and very much look forward to working with her again as my right-hand person. Dee is very capable, proactive and an energetic person. She is a great leader, highly professional and a leading entrepreneur and we are delighted to welcome her to the IoD. She has a strong reputation in the local business community and together we hope to support local businesses on policy, governance and raise the profile of the IoD.”
The IoD has been at the heart of business since its formation in 1903. The Royal Charter, awarded in 1906, charged the IoD with promoting free enterprise, lobbying government and setting standards for corporate governance.
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