Pascal Lamy: Brexit – What’s Next?
Pascal Lamy: Brexit – What’s Next?
29 April @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
As the prospect of British withdrawal from the European Union has been pushed back beyond the original date (29th March 2019), Brexit has created more and more uncertainty. By relying on his extensive experience and expertise, the former European Commissioner for Trade and Director-General of the World Trade Organization Pascal Lamy will present his views Britain’s divorce with the EU, the future of political and trade relationship between the two actors and his vision for a way forward after Brexit.
By kind invitation of Suella Bravermann MP, the Henry Jackson Society is delighted to invite you to join Pascal Lamy in a fascinating and timely discussion on what the future holds for the UK and the EU post-Brexit.
From September 2005 to August 2013, Pascal Lamy served for two consecutive terms as General Director – of the World Trade Organization (WTO). A committed European and member of the French Socialist party, he was Chief of Staff for the President of the European Commission, Jacques Delors from 1985 to 1994. He then joined the Credit Lyonnais as CEO until 1999, before returning to Brussels as European Trade Commissioner until 2004. Mr. Lamy holds degrees from HEC School of Management, the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (IEP) and the Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA).
Suella Bravermann MP is a British Conservative Party politician. She was first elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Fareham in 2015 and was re-elected at the 2017 snap election. Braverman read Law at Queens’ College, Cambridge, and completed a Master’s degree in European and French Law at Pantheon-Sorbonne University. Braverman campaigned to leave the European Union in the 2016 EU membership referendum, a majority (55%) of votes in her constituency were for leaving. She was Chair of the European Research Group, a pro-Leave group of Conservative MPs, until her promotion to ministerial office.
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