Leo is Head of UK at Global Counsel. He helps clients anticipate and navigate politics and policy in the UK, including Westminster, the devolved nations and the English regions. He has advised a wide range of businesses in sectors including financial services, where he leads GC’s work on fintech with both market entrants and incumbent institutions.
Leo has spent most of the last decade advising corporates, investors and politicians on business-related public policy in the UK. He has advised two UK Secretaries of State for Business, Innovation and Skills on economic policy, and has led the financial services and tax policy teams at the Confederation of British Industry. He has also worked at think tanks including the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR).