Chris Dain

Chris Dain has worked for the Foreign & Commonwealth Office for over 15 years, having covered Africa, conflict prevention and counter-terrorism in London with postings in Moscow, Brussels and New Delhi. As Director of the US Science & Innovation Network, Dain is based at the British Embassy in Washington leading a team across the US with a focus on Artificial Intelligence, emerging tech, clean growth and health security. Although not a scientist by background, Dain has significant experience of working on wider UK prosperity and security – including climate change in Russia, trade and investment in North India and across Departments in London.