Tamil Association of Professionals

Network, Knowledge, Opportunity & Entrepreneurship

Through our events and networks, TAP provides the platform upon which Tamil professionals spanning all fields – city workers, entrepreneurs, techies, creatives, engineers and academics to name a few - can come together in an open and inclusive environment.

Events

Past events
Welcome to TAP's 4th annual entrepreneur event. This year's topic is: "Scaling up your business". You will hear from our expert panellists about how they are scaling their business and overcoming a range of challenges from team management, funding, product management, marketing and sales.
04 September 2019 at 6:30 PM
Google Campus, 5 Bonhill Street, London, EC2A 4BX
We are delighted to be hosting BBC News journalist, Vishala Sri-Pathma, at our next TAP event on Thursday 30th May 2019.
30 May 2019 at 7:00 PM
Hubbub 3rd floor Msix 7 Rathbone Street London W1T 1NB
TAP invites you to our spring 2019 networking drinks with a spotlight on some of the charities and non-profit groups in our network.
23 April 2019 at 7:00 PM
Jamies London Wall 125 London Wall EC2Y 5AS
We are pleased to invite you to TAP Christmas Networking Drinks 2018 with our special guest, Dr Dhananjayan Sriskandarajah (CEO-elect, Oxfam GB; Secretary General, Civicus)
04 December 2018 at 7:00 PM
3rd Floor CHI & Partners 7 Rathbone Street London W1T 1NB
To celebrate what has been an incredible summer so far, TAP invites you to join us for our Summer Networking Drinks event on Monday, 30 July by the river at The Oyster Shed
30 July 2018 at 7:00 PM
The Oyster Shed 1 Angel Lane London EC4R 3AB
We are delighted to be hosting Prof. Kala Vairavamoorthy, internationally renowned Chartered Environmental Engineer, water expert and TEDx speaker. Prof. Kala will be sharing with us the journey that has led him to be one of the world’s leading water specialists.
26 April 2018 at 7:00 PM
CHI & Partners (3rd Floor), 7 Rathbone Street, London, W1T 1LY
Amara will be discussing her career journey to date and how she became one of the few Tamils in the film industry. Amara studied Politics, Philosophy and Economics at the University of Oxford and initially followed a "proper" career path working in the City in mergers & acquisitions, before she "horrified" her parents by giving it all up to attend drama school. 
13 February 2018 at 7:00 PM
CHI & Partners, 7-9 Rathbone Street London, W1T 1LY London, United Kingdom
The TAP team would like to invite our valued and new members to our Christmas party. Refreshments shall of course be served, so that you can all eat, drink and be merry!
12 December 2017 at 7:00 PM
m/SIX, 15 Rathbone Street, W1T 1NB
This year, we are excited to host Vinoth Jeyakumar, Principal at Draper Esprit. Vinoth joined Draper Esprit in 2016, a publicly listed VC that has made over $4bn dollars in exits over the past seven years and is backed by the most prominent VC in the world, Tim Draper.
31 October 2017 at 6:30 PM
WeWork Tower Bridge, 1 St. Katharine's Way, E1W 1UN, London
If you are a university student, aspiring or recent graduate thinking about your future career, we have the perfect event aimed at bringing together professionals and recruiters to help you figure out how best to take your next steps. 
16 October 2017 at 6:30 PM
Clement House, London School of Economics, Houghton St, London, WC2A 2AE

Speakers

Karthik Nagesan
Housemate on CBB 2017, Candidate on BBC Apprentice 2016
Christopher Muttukumaru
Barrister and former senior civil servant
Kala Vairavamoorthy
Executive Director of the IWA, Chartered Environmental Engineer, and TEDx speaker
Dr Dhananjayan Sriskandarajah
Secretary General of CIVICUS, a global alliance of civil society organisations
Vithya
Entrepreneur
Vishala Sri-Pathma
Business Presenter, Reporter and Producer @ BBC News