Chair, Export Guarantees Advisory Council

Andrew Wiseman

Andrew Wiseman

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Biography

Andrew Wiseman is the chair of the Export Guarantees Advisory Council (EGAC) and joined in November 2006.

Andrew is head of the environmental group and partner at solicitors Stephenson Harwood. He is recognised by both the Chambers’ Guide to the Legal Profession and the Legal 500 as one of the leading solicitors specialising in environmental law.

Andrew is a vice chair of Environmental Protection UK’s Land Quality Committee, a past chairman of the UK Environmental Law Association (UKELA), convenor of the UKELA’s contaminated land working party.

He has advised on numerous sites identified as contaminated land by local authorities.

Chair, Export Guarantees Advisory Council

Export Guarantees Advisory Council (EGAC) provides advice to UK Export Finance and its ministers on the policies UK Export Finance applies when doing business including:

  • environmental impacts and human rights
  • sustainable lending
  • bribery and corruption
  • disclosure, including freedom of information requests