Webinar: Looking ahead to the UK’s G7 Presidency with Jonathan Black, the Prime Minister's G7 & G20 Sherpa, Cabinet Office

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We are delighted to be joined by Jonathan Black, G7 & G20 Sherpa at the Cabinet Office, for a webinar discussing the opportunities for the UK as we look towards our role as President nation of the G7 in 2021.

Join us live for your opportunity to:

  • Learn more about what the UK's G7 Presidency in 2021 is beginning to look like 
  • Hear about the role of the G7 and other global leadership groups in times of crises, particularly in relation to supporting the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, both domestically and globally
  • Discuss how organisations across the sectors can get involved
  • Pose your questions to Jonathan


  • Jonathan Black

    The Prime Minister's G7 & G20 Sherpa

    Cabinet Office

    Jonathan Black is the Prime Minister’s G7/G20 Sherpa. His portfolio covers international economic issues, including the global economy, international trade, climate change, development, economic security, global health, technology, and related policy issues. Jonathan acts as the senior Cabinet Office interlocutor with Whitehall departments on international economic policy issues.

    Prior to this, he was Director General and Deputy Head of the Europe Unit at the Cabinet Office and one of the UK’s principal EU exit negotiators. He has also held a number of roles at HM Treasury, including Press Secretary and Private Secretary to Chancellors of the Exchequer. He also served as the UK Director of the European Investment Bank and Alternate Director at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.


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