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Graeme Taylor

Graeme Taylor, Director of Food & Agriculture

Rud Pedersen

My Job

Building the best food and agriculture practice in Brussels.

My Experience

Various public sector roles in national government, foreign service and multilateral institutions including the European Commission and UK Representation to the EU.

Director of Public Affairs for CropLifeEurope (formerly ECPA)

Global Head of Media Relations & Public Affairs for a major multinational in agriculture.

My Proudest Achievements

Being awarded European Public Affairs Professional of the Year in 2018. It was my proudest achievement because it was awarded by my peers.

My Education

BA(Hons) Politics.

My Languages

English, German, French.

My Interests outside work

An avid runner and triathlete. Two things which allow me to indulge my third passion, which is food and wine!

My Favourite Brussels anecdote

When a particular MEP who was recording a meeting we were having on his smartphone (because I was lobbying for an industry he didn’t like), suggested that in order to be able to spend more money on food that people should stop buying stupid smartphones. He didn’t get the irony…

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