John Purvis CBE

Senior Advisor

John currently chairs the Financial Future Forum and serves as and Senior Adviser to cabinet DN . A Member of the European Parliament for Scotland from 1979-84 and 1999-2009, he was the Vice-Chairman of the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, where he worked as Draftsman (Rapporteur) or ‚’shadow’ on all major financial services legislation. He was also his Group’s spokesman for energy, research and technology.