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Uncertain times call for cool heads

24 March 2017

Jurisdictions: United Kingdom
Services: International Trade and Investment

By Ambassador Hugo Paemen 

We live in changing times. In 2016, both the election of President Donald Trump and the Brexit vote caught many off guard.

Already there’s nothing concrete about 2017 and looking even further ahead is fraught with difficulty. Nonetheless, it’s now down to policy-makers and business leaders to chart a course through unpredictable waters.

But, for Ambassador Hugo Paemen, a senior advisor in the Brussels office of Hogan Lovells, that’s nothing out of the ordinary. As an EU trade relations pioneer of over four decades’ standing, he knows all about the sharp end.

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