Beginning Monday, 10 February 2020 12:00
End Monday, 10 February 2020 14:00
Location Rue du Commerce 9, 1000, Brussels, Belgium
Event fees British Chamber members: €75.00 (incl. VAT)
Non-members: €95.00 (incl. VAT)

The British Chamber is delighted to be hosting our new Ambassador to Belgium for a lunch at the Stanhope Hotel on 10 February. Whilst the Ambassador has attended and spoken briefly at chamber events since his appointment, this will be the first chance to hear from him at length and take part in a discussion on priorities for business.

 

Further details to follow.

Speakers:

British Ambassador to Belgium | British Embassy

Martin Shearman was appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium in June 2019. Martin was previously posted to New York where he was responsible for the UK’s engagement with the United Nations on development, humanitarian and human rights issues with the rank of Ambassador. Before that Martin served in Africa as British High Commissioner to Uganda and Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria. His first diplomatic posting was to the British Embassy in Japan where he supported British business, trade and investment interests. Martin has worked extensively on European foreign and security policy, including as head of the Foreign Office’s Common Foreign and Security Policy Department and NATO Section. He also led the Department of Trade and Industry’s Japan Unit and worked at the Cabinet Office on a major review of HM Government’s trade promotion structures. Martin was educated at The Skinners’ School in Tunbridge Wells and Trinity College Oxford.


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Contact Details:

Wendy Henchich

wendyh@britishchamber.eu

Payment Instructions:

Wire transfer details
British Chamber of Commerce in Belgium
ING Bank: 310-1391540-64
IBAN: BE29 3101 3915 4064
SWIFT/BIC: BBRUBEBB