Emanuel Adam
Executive Director, London
BritishAmerican Business

Emanuel is the Executive Director of BritishAmerican Business (BAB) in London. Emanuel is also the Director of Policy & Trade at BritishAmerican Business (BAB). In his role as Executive Director, Emanuel oversees the day to day operations of the BAB’s London/UK operation. In his role as Director of Policy & Trade, Emanuel is responsible for the development and execution of the organisation’s policy advocacy and trade & investment portfolio, spanning both sides of the Atlantic. He serves as a spokesperson on behalf of leading transatlantic businesses with Governments. Emanuel’s work is regularly featured and quoted at conferences and in the media. Since his role as a vocal business stakeholder in the TTIP negotiations, he has been widely recognized for his trade outreach and advocacy work.

Before assuming his current position, Emanuel worked at BritishAmerican Business as Analyst, Policy and Public Affairs Manager and Head of Policy & Trade. Prior to joining BAB, Emanuel was a Policy Advisor at the Trans-Atlantic Business Council (TABC) and EU Administrator at the former TransAtlantic Business Dialogue (TABD), in Brussels.

Emanuel holds a MA in Public Policy and Administration from University of Potsdam, Germany; further academic institutions he studied at include the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt/Oder, Germany; Sciences at Sciences Po Paris, France, and Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, US. Emanuel is an Alumni of the Foundation of German Business (SDW) and the Fulbright Commission. Emanuel is a German-born national, fluent in German, English and French.