Sebastian is a Partner at FIPRA Spain where he combines public affairs, lobbying and regulatory affairs services. Prior to setting up his own public affairs consultancy in Spain in 2000, Sebastian worked for six years in Brussels as a lobbyist. Over the past 20 years Sebastian has worked with a wide range of clients in sectors including, energy (British Energy), fertilizers and chemicals (World Phosphate Institute), novel foods (Teriaka), ports and shipping (Hutchison Whampoa), temporary work agencies (Euro-CIETT) and pharmaceuticals and healthcare (RBP, GSK, Pharmacia Upjohn). Sebastian graduated in Economics and has two Masters, in European Affairs and Environmental Management. Sebastian is a Canadian and Spanish national, has two children, Alexandra and Rodrigo, and speaks English, Spanish and French.