Stephen Kinnock

Managing director of the GLTE partnership

Stephen Kinnock has been managing director for the Global Leadership and Technology Exchange (GLTE) partnership since August 2012. In this role he is responsible for expanding and deepening the GLTE partnership.

Before joining Xyntéo, Stephen was director and head of Europe at the World Economic Forum, where he was responsible for a region comprising the EU 27, the EU institutions, Turkey and the Balkans. He also designed and managed the World Economic Forum's regional summits in Europe, including the strategic positioning, programme development and fundraising.

Before joining the World Economic Forum, Stephen worked for several years at the British Council, where his positions included director EU affairs in Brussels, director St Petersberg in Russia and director Sierra Leone.