Previously unheard / Hasta Ahora desconocido Initiative
To mark the 30th anniversary of the conflict in the South Atlantic, Tony Banks, a former Para and Falklands veteran and now a leading businessman and entrepreneur, has launched a unique initiative to facilitate digital conversations between the children of Argentine and British veterans who fought in 1982.
They are indirect participants in the events of war-time and have shared in its long-term impact: the children of servicemen are war's unspoken heroes; those who waited at home while their loved ones took part in warfare, or have grown-up with the legacy of a parent who took part in conflict. Read More
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Tony is chairman of Balhousie Care Group, Scotland's fastest growing residential care home provider, and a philanthropist who passionately supports issues such as the long term care of the elderly and mental health of war veterans. Tony is a member of the executive board of the Entrepreneurial Exchange and is also a Millionaire Mentor for the Entrepreneurs’ Business Academy.
As a former soldier in the Parachute Regiment, who fought in the Falklands War, Tony is a rare breed of entrepreneur whose life experience has not only driven him to succeed but also to use his wealth and influence to help others. More about Tony