John Foster is the Director of Campaigns at the CBI. John and his team lead on the CBI’s political engagement, the organisation’s work on the EU negotiations, and the CBI’s Everyone’s Business campaign on trust in business.

Before joining the CBI, John worked as Special Adviser in the Coalition Government for four years, including as the Director of Policy Implementation and Innovation for the Deputy Prime Minister, Sir Nick Clegg. John also worked in the Treasury as a Special Adviser to the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Sir Danny Alexander.