FIRE UK: Welcome Back Summit

22nd September 2022 | One Moorgate Place

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Our Welcome Back Summit is Back!
Join us as the FIRE community re-connects after the summer with a properly unique day of content, networking and genuine fun. 

Relight your FIRE this September:

Re-connect with your network and meet contacts both old and new. Featuring a truly unique day of in-depth content, much-needed networking activities, and genuine fun do not miss the chance to interact in person after the summer away from your networks.

Would I Lie to You? The Science of Lying

Enjoy interactive content with networking in a refreshing new format, with a newsnight style insight into the 
science of lying and how you tell when people are lying

Focus on Active Participation - Roundtable Discussion on the Vocab of Crypto

The entire audience are divided into roundtable discussion groups led by our expert table chairs.

Can you Crack the Case to Escape?

Back by popular demand, end the morning with an Escape Room style activity testing and challenging attendees to crack the case. Are you competitive by nature? Beat the other teams, race the clock and crack the code!


Our unique keynote afternoon will feature industry heavy weights and insights into science of lying and the mechanics of an investigative journalist.

Cythia O'Murchu
Investigative Journalist, Financial Times

Professor Aldert Vrij
Professor in Psychology, University of Portsmouth

Advisory Board

Jane Colston
Jane Colston Partner
Brown Rudnick
Paul Allen
Paul Allen Partner
FRP Advisory Services
Rachael Gregory
Rachael Gregory Of Counsel
Grosvenor Law
Grant Noble
Grant Noble Director
Grant Thornton

Re-Light your FIRE with

Dan McCrum
Dan McCrum Investigative Journalist
Anthony Riem
Anthony Riem Senior Partner
PCB Byrne
Dani Haston
Dani Haston Head of Global Asset Management
Chainalysis, Inc
  Lynne Gregory
Lynne Gregory Partner
Baker & Partners
Jonathan Tickner
Jonathan Tickner Head of Commercial Litgation & Civil Fraud
Peters & Peters
William Christopher
William Christopher Partner
Kingsley Napley
Tatiana Menshenina
Tatiana Menshenina Partner
Cynthia O’Murchu
Cynthia O'Murchu Investigative Journalist
Financial Times

Event Partners

Contact Us


For speakers enquiries please contact Paul Barford on +44 (0) 20 3398 8510 or email


For partnerships enquiries please contact Chris on +44 (0) 20 3398 8554 or email


For general enquiries please contact Danushka on +44 (0) 20 3580 5891 or email


For marketing enquiries please contact Yelda on +44 (0) 20 3398 8551 or email