Please join the Centre for Feminist Foreign Policy and Women in Foreign Policy to meet Baroness Alison Suttie for an evening of career advice!
Baroness Suttie has been a member of the House of Lords since October 2013 and is currently Northern Ireland Spokesperson for the Party in the House of Lords.
Working in both the House of Commons and the European Parliament, including having been Press Secretary to the President of the European Parliament, Pat Cox MEP (2002-2004), for over ten years, she has extensive experience of parliamentary processes in both London and Brussels.
Having worked as Deputy Chief of Staff to Nick Clegg from June 2010 to October 2011, during his period as Deputy Prime Minister, she also has first-hand experience of both Whitehall and Downing Street.
Since 2011 she has been working as an adviser, mentor and trainer in the parliaments of Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, and Tunisia as well as being engaged in advocacy and youth engagement projects in North Africa, Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
She sits on the House of Lords EU Select Committee and the EU Sub-Committee on External Relations which are currently dealing with issues relating to Brexit.
This event will be particularly suited for people who are looking for a career in politics in order to influence foreign policy, leadership development, or political consulting.
Event will be held in Central London. Details on tickets to come, watch this space.