Friday, January 15, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM CST
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Courtney Murtaugh 
BABC Chicago 

BABC Chicago 
2020-2021 Online Events

January 15, 2021
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Post US Election: UK-USA Trade Agreement and UK-EU Agreement
Presenter: Antony Phillipson, HM Consul General, New York and HM Trade Commissioner, North America

 We invite you to join us as we provide an update on the UK and USA Trade Agreement as well as the recent UK-EU Agreement.

The event is free, but registration is required. A virtual link will be emailed to all registered guests the day before the event.


Antony Phillipson

HM Consul General, New York

HM Trade Commissioner, North America



Antony Phillipson was announced as Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner (HMTC) for North America in February 2018. He became Her Majesty’s Consul General in New York in November 2017. Antony joined the Civil Service in 1993. He has held a number of posts in Her Majesty’s Government.

Previous roles include:

  • Principal Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry
  • Counsellor at the Embassy in Washington
  • Prime Minister’s Private Secretary for Foreign Affairs
  • Head of the FCO Iran Coordination Group
  • High Commissioner to Singapore
  • Director (EU External), European and Global Issues Secretariat, Cabinet Office
  • Director of Trade and Partnerships in the Department for Exiting the European Union (DexEU)

Antony has a degree in modern history from the University of Oxford.