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Rory MACMILLAN Director Government Affairs - Europe, Middle East, Africa, Nike, Brussels


2001 joined Nike EMEA. Based in Nike's Brussels office, he is responsible for Nike relations with the EU and national governments, Nike's contribution to public policy development and political outreach throughout the EMEA region.
 Prior to joining Nike, Rory was with L'Oréal Group UK (c. 7 years) where he was External Relations Director, with specific responsibilities for government relations, corporate communications and crisis management.
 Rory's career has been in international government relations and communications (c. 16 years), notably spending 5 years as Communications & Government Relations Director for Colipa, the European Toiletry & Cosmetic Industry Association and previously with the International food industry additives association.


Vice President of the Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry (FESI), as well as Chairman of its Intellectual Property Committee and Vice-Chairman of the Trade Committee. At the American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union he is Chairman of the Presidency Group, Vice-Chairman of the International Trade Committee and is a member of the Policy Group. He also sits on the Board of the European Policy Centre (the EPC).


Alternatives to Animal Testing, 1996
Alternatives to Animal Testing II, 1999
Global Cosmetic Regulatory Harmonization: Impetus to the Development of Export Markets, 1998