How to shape your career in Public Affairs?
Coffee Chat with Gareth Lonie
About the speaker
Gareth is a policy and public affairs professional who attended UNU in 2018 and completed his MPP with a specialisation in migration.
Originally from Edinburgh, Scotland, he had various experiences within the private and third sector prior to the masters. After graduation, Gareth moved to London to pursue a career as a lobbyist within the infrastructure industry, this provided valuable experience and hands on experience dealing with senior stakeholders in the UK parliament.
Post-covid, Gareth entered the UK civil service, as part of the infrastructure unit within the Treasury to see the inside of decision-making. Now back in Scotland, Gareth heads up public affairs for a renewable energy organisation and regularly engages with senior officials within the Scottish Parliament.
Date: 18 November 2022
Time: 14:00 - 15:00 CET