Government / Public Affairs Directors Roundtable: Ilan Jacobs, Director, Global Government Affairs, EMEA , Citi
Join us to hear from Ilan Jacobs, Director, Global Government Affairs, EMEA , Citi. Ilan will lead discussion on the theme of dealing with ambiguity, managing the unknown and being comfortable with knowing less.
As always, this peer-to-peer roundtable will be highly interactive and attendees will be invited to share their own insights and experiences.
About the speaker
Ilan joined Citi’s Global Government Affairs team in February 2015 to support Citi’s advocacy strategy, engage with policymakers to inform public policy developments and to support Citi’s clients with Government Affairs insights.
Prior to joining Citi, Ilan spent over eight years in a variety of roles at GE, where he was responsible for Government Affairs and Policy for GE Capital across Europe. Ilan joined GE as Head of UK Government Relations at GE Money in May 2006, after two years as Head of Public Affairs, at the Internet Bank Egg, campaigning for reform of personal finance laws to make money simpler for consumers.
Before working in banking, Ilan was an aide to Peter Mandelson and Philip Gould, new Labour's senior campaign strategist.