Will Tanner joined FIPRA UK in June 2001 and became a Partner in 2005. Together with Rory Chisholm, he heads up FIPRA UK. Will previously worked at British Airways where he had a number of roles including Manager of Political Affairs and Manager of International Relations. In 2000, Will undertook a year-long secondment with the Cabinet Office within the UK Government. Since joining FIPRA he has led on a range of projects in the financial services, energy, property, transport and leisure sectors. He has a public policy degree from Northumbria University and a Masters degree in European Community Studies from Newcastle University. Will is a founding Vice-Chair of Business for New Europe, an independent coalition of business leaders articulating a positive case for reform and engagement in Europe.