In his role at the CBI, he is responsible for all CBI’s EU affairs and lobbying activities vis-à-vis the European institutions on key issues of interest for the CBI membership such as environmental policy, employment and social affairs, e-commerce, telecommunications, financial services, consumer policy and transport policy.
He is also responsible the CBI’s work on international trade and investment, including business links with the G8 and G20.
As CBI Brussels Director he runs an in-house consultancy, the British Business Bureau (BBB), for UK trade associations as well as the CBI’s Business House in Brussels which houses ten CBI member companies and organisations.
Sean has been with the CBI since 2001 during which time he held a number of positions within the CBI. Sean is also Vice Chairman of BUSINESSEUROPE’s International Relations Committee.
Prior to joining the CBI, Sean was European Affairs Adviser for the Engineering Employers’ Federation (EEF) in the UK.