Stephen Wright

From Powerbase
Jump to: navigation, search
Revolving Door.jpg This article is part of the Revolving Door project of Spinwatch.

Sir Stephen Wright is a senior adviser for G3 Good Governance Group and Mitsui & Co. Europe PLC and a former diplomat at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.


Wright was a diplomat for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office between 1968 and 2007, notably holding positions as counsellor in India, 1988-1991, assistant under-secretary (European integration and European Union), 1994-1997, USA minister, 1997-1999, director of wider Europe, deputy under-secretary (defence/intelligence) and ambassador of Madrid.[1][2][3]

After leaving the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, in January 2008 he was appointed CEO of International Financial Services London, until June 2010. His appointed was noted by ACOBA who "saw no difficulty" with the appointment.[3] In June 2010 he was appointed senior adviser to TheCityUK, until June 2011.[1]

He is currently senior adviser with G3 Good Governance Group, a role he has held since January 2008 and a senior adviser with Mitsui & Co. Europe PLC since April 2010.[1]







  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Stephen Wright Linkedin, accessed 13 November 2014
  2. A Directory of British Diplomats 1900-2011 Gulabin, accessed 13 November 2014
  3. 3.0 3.1 Ninth Report 2006-2008 Advisory Committee on Business Appointments, accessed 13 November 2014