Jeremy Galbraith is Chief Strategy Officer for Burson-Marsteller, CEO of Burson-Marsteller Europe, Middle East and Africa and a member of the company’s Global Leadership Team. He was previously the CEO of Burson-Marsteller in Brussels from 2000 to 2007 having first joined Burson-Marsteller in 1995 to head up the UK Public Affairs Practice. Prior to this he had been Deputy Managing Director of a leading Westminster political consultancy and a Director of its sister company in Brussels. He began his career working in the House of Commons for a senior Conservative member of the Trade and Industry Select Committee.
Jeremy has spent over 20 years helping leading companies and organisations manage crises, critical issues as well as influence political processes. He has also advised governments, Prime Ministers and other senior politicians on positioning themselves at home and around the world. In addition he has acted a consultant to regulators as well as to local government bodies. His client assignments have led to significant experience supporting applicant and candidate cities in their bids to host Olympic and Paralympic Games.
He was worked with clients in a very wide variety of sectors including agriculture, airlines, alcoholic beverages, animal health, chemicals, cosmetics, employment, energy, environment, financial services, food and beverages, health, media, packaging, pharmaceuticals, sport, telecommunications, transport and water.
In 2012 he received a SABRE Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement and in 2014 was named by The Sunday Times and Debrett’s as one of the UK’s 500 most influential people.