Hitachi Koki Europe Ltd/Hitachi Koki Japan
Having Retired from day to day activity in the factory, I am now a Director of the Dublin Company and a Corporate Advisor to Japan. This entails Advisory support to the Global Corporation in areas such as European Legislation, Market advice and Competitor analysis. As a Director of the Dublin facility I remain available to the Management to support them in problem solving, crisis management, industrial relations and business development. READ MORE...
Brian Cooke is a professional mechanical engineer with extensive international experience operating at senior levels in large multi national businesses.
Most recently he was the first Director General of the European Power Tool Association (EPTA) (2006 – 2010), a role which involved establishing the organization as an effective representative body for the business within Europe, and involved extensive interactions with the European Institutions – most notably on environmental issues. READ MORE...
Liz Spencer is an entrepreneur with an extensive experience and understanding of both European and global issues.
Mrs. Spencer founded EPPA in 1987, the first independent, pan-European, public policy consultancy, and built it into a 22 country business. She specialised in EU environment, energy, financial services, agri-food and health policy issues and worked with a wide range of corporations, governments and NGOs. Directed external research programmes for the European Commission and European Parliament. She has been an adviser to several European governments. She was an early promoter of the importance of corporate responsibility, sustainability and sponsor of “Sustainable Business Excellence”, the first book to impact the corporate sector and lead to a change in company behaviour, on which changes she advised a number of well known MNCs. This work led to her becoming a director of The Sustainable China Forum. READ MORE...