James Heyburn

James joined the Industry and Parliament Trust in January 2017 as Events Officer. Working with the rest of the Events team, he is responsible for the planning, organisation and delivery of the IPT’s events programme.

Prior to joining the IPT, James studied Politics and International Relations at the University of Sussex before completing a Masters in International Security at the same institution. James previously worked for Dods with responsibility for monitoring European Union affairs and assisting the production of the European Public Affairs Directory.

James is an avid cricket fan having represented Norfolk County Cricket Club at various age groups. James also has a strong passion for very dry plain cheese sandwiches.