Director, Strategic Content

Iain Whitaker joined the Chicago Council on Global Affairs' programs team on Global Affairs in 2014, and currently oversee the organization's programming strategy. Previously Iain was a consultant in KPMG's Trade and Customs Services practice where he worked on trade-related compliance and cost-savings projects with a wide variety of multinationals. He was also previously the legislative assistant to a UK member of parliament at the House of Commons in London. Iain holds an undergraduate degree from the University of St. Andrews (UK), and a master's degree from the University of Bristol (UK).

 

Commentary

Cities Competing for Talent in the Global Economy
Global Cities Workshop Report, April 1, 2019

Podium Notes: Happy Birthday Illinois
Global Insight, December 3, 2018

Podium Notes: Stoking Brexit from the Council
Global Insight, November 8, 2018

Podium Notes: Global Affairs Books For the Fall
Global Insight, September 6, 2018

Podium Notes: The Council's Summer Reads
Global Insight, June 29, 2018

Podium Notes: Lessons From a Global Affairs Limerick Competition
Global Insight, April 5, 2018

All Eyes on Angela
Global Insight, January 3, 2017

Moore’s Mobs: Technology and the New Populism
Global Insight, September 15, 2016

Following the Dirty Money
Global Insight, May 10, 2016