Business Lunch will be held on Friday 20th of October in Fitzwilliam Lawn Tennis Club at 12.30pm
Director of BioEconomy, in Directorate-General Research and Innovation, European Commission
John has been a European Commission official since 1993 and was a member of the Cabinet of Commissioner David Byrne with responsibility for enlargement, food safety, public health and global health security issues, including bioterrorism. He was Head of Cabinet to European Commissioner Meglena Kuneva on Consumer Affairs and Head of Cabinet to Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn on Research and Innovation. He graduated from UCD and completed his Doctorate at St John’s College, Oxford University in 1993.