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Opportunities and risks for UK businesses after EU exit examined

30 November 2016

The Committee on Exiting the European Union hears from business experts on the UK's negotiating objectives for withdrawal from the EU.


Wednesday 30 November 2016, Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House

At 9.15am

  • Gary Campkin, Director for Policy and Strategy, TheCityUK
  • Dr Virginia Acha, Executive Director for Research, Medical & Innovation, ABPI
  • Fergus McReynolds, Director of EU Affairs, EEF, The Manufacturers Organisation

Purpose of the session

This session aims to explore a number of themes including:

  • The risks and opportunities of a quick exit from the UK or a transitional arrangement
  • The impact of regulatory divergence from the EU
  • What the Government could do to make the UK outside the EU an attractive place for business
  • How to ensure businesses can recruit the skills they need once the UK leaves the EU

Further information

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