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

How the Council is Responding to the Shutdown
Global Insight, April 27, 2020

Nine Books to Prepare for the World After COVID-19
Global Insight, March 31, 2020

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

20 Eye-Opening Stats From the Council's 2018 Programs
Global Insight, December 6, 2018

Happy Birthday Illinois
Global Insight, December 3, 2018

Stoking Brexit from the Council
Global Insight, November 8, 2018

Global Affairs Books For the Fall
Global Insight, September 6, 2018

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

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

All Eyes on Angela
Global Insight, January 3, 2017