Vice President, United States – Business Council of Canada
Based in Washington, D.C., John represents the BCC in the United States with a focus on trade and investment, economic security and other cross border issues.
Prior to joining the BCC, John served as the Head of North America for the largest trade association representing British business interests. His extensive experience in Washington includes working as a legislative and policy adviser for two Members of Congress. John also previously worked in the Washington and New York offices of global law firms specialising in antitrust investigations and international trade and intellectual property litigation. He has held positions with both the United States District Court and the United States Department of Justice.
John holds a JD from the University of Maryland School of Law and a BA with a concentration in history, religious studies, and English literature from Mercer University in Macon, Georgia. Originally from St Louis, Missouri, he spent much of his childhood in Macau and Taiwan.