Robert Madelin

Robert Madelin

Chairman & Partner; Head of Practice - Food & Drink, Trade & Investment
+32 2 613 2828

Robert Madelin is the Chairman of FIPRA International Ltd, where he brings to bear his direct professional experience in all things European Union, notably IT and life sciences, technology, research and innovation, health, trade and investment, food and drink.

Robert also sits on the International Advisory Council of Teladoc Health, Inc. He is a non-executive director at Médisanté Group AG and a consultant to PlusValue Advisory Ltd.

British by birth, French by marriage, Robert was educated in England, and is a graduate from both the University of Oxford and the French Ecole Nationale d’Administration.

Before joining FIPRA in 2016, Robert served over 35 years as a UK and then a European Union public servant. He was a trade negotiator for over 20 years, and a European Commission Director General for 12.

Robert is author of ‘Opportunity Now: Europe’s mission to innovate’ (2016), ‘An ethical framework for a good AI society’ (2018) and ‘On good AI governance’ (2019).

Robert is an Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London, an Honorary Doctor of the University of Edinburgh and an alumnus Fellow at both the Oxford Department of Politics and International Relations and the Cambridge Centre for Science and Policy.

Articles by Robert Madelin

Engaging the potential of community peer networks & influencers to build vaccine confidence
Events
Engaging the potential of community peer networks & influencers to build vaccine confidence
By Robert Madelin
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
EU trade policy review: a big opportunity for citizens and industry
Analysis
EU trade policy review: a big opportunity for citizens and industry
By Robert Madelin
Tuesday, 23 June 2020
Resilience and emergency management are clear EU priorities
Events
Resilience and emergency management are clear EU priorities
By Robert Madelin
Wednesday, 27 May 2020
Will German EU Presidency be a crisis semester or provide a post-pandemic reset?
Events
Will German EU Presidency be a crisis semester or provide a post-pandemic reset?
By Robert Madelin
Thursday, 14 May 2020
Covid19 tracing apps: How can Europe improve  emergency management?
Events
Covid19 tracing apps: How can Europe improve emergency management?
By Robert Madelin
Wednesday, 29 April 2020
FIPRA CLIENT CALLS: COVID-19 & EU Internal Borders
Events
FIPRA CLIENT CALLS: COVID-19 & EU Internal Borders
By Robert Madelin
Thursday, 23 April 2020

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