Member, Export Guarantees Advisory Council

John Morrison


John Morrison is the founding Executive Director of The Institute for Human Rights and Business. He holds over two decades of business and human rights advisory experience, including roles with the United Nations, UK government’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office , General Electric and the governments of Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway and Switzerland.

Following agreement with our Minister on 19th February 2021 it has been agreed to extend the term of John’s appointment as a member of EGAC until 31 May 2024.

Member, 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

Export Guarantees Advisory Council