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Burhan Al-Gailani

Director, Public Affairs

Burhan Al-Gailani, a public affairs specialist with over a decade of experience in the industry, is a director in APCO Worldwide’s London office, where he leads the firm’s UK public affairs practice.

Prior to joining APCO, Mr. Al-Gailani was head of public affairs at Brands2Life, where he advised clients across a range of sectors including technology, utilities, food and drink, transportation and manufacturing.

Mr. Al-Gailani began his career in public affairs with Good Relations and prior to that worked in Westminster for a member of Parliament. His broader involvement in the industry includes championing high professional standards during two years as a vice chair of the PRCA Public Affairs Group and helping judge the organisation’s annual awards. He was also recently named by Public Affairs News as one of the top “movers and shakers” in UK public affairs.