CHRISTOPHER POOK

CHRISTOPHER POOK

EX-OFFICIO BOARD MEMBER
Director for International Trade, Investment and Prosperity, South East Asia, Department for International Trade

As of September 2015, Chris has been the Regional Director for UK Trade and Investment and the FCO Prosperity Network in South East Asia at the British High Commission, Singapore. Chris has worked for the UK government since 1993, holding a variety of posts in the Department for Business, often with a strong technology and innovation element. He worked for successive trade, energy and employment Ministers for two years before going to BG plc on secondment for two years to support international business development. Chris was posted to the British Embassies in Washington and Tokyo where he worked as Science Counsellor.