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  • The Centre of Expertise on Trade,
    Investment and Public Policy

    Asia House Private Briefing
     

    Exclusive China Briefing

    Sebastian Wood, British Ambassador to China, will join Asia House Corporate Members for a private briefing held under the Chatham House Rule, followed by roundtable discussion.

    Sebastian Wood joined the Foreign Office in 1983. After a posting to the British Embassy in Bangkok, he learned Mandarin at the beginning of the 90s before serving as a First Secretary in the Sino-British Joint Liaison Group in Hong Kong from 1992 to 1996 in the run-up to the handover of Hong Kong. He was Political Counsellor in Washington from 2001 to 2005 following US foreign policy in Asia and latterly he was the FCO’s Asia-Pacific Director from 2005 to 2008 before undertaking a one year secondment to Rolls-Royce from 2008 to 2009.

    This event is open to Asia House Corporate Members only

    To register or for further information, please contact Jeremy Wimble, Business & Policy Administrator at:
    jeremy.wimble@asiahouse.co.uk
    020 7307 5439

    • Event Details
    • Date
      21 May 2014
    • Start Time
      08:00
    • End Time
      10:00
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    • Location