Ben Price heads up the Global Trade Compliance team for the EMEA region for SC Johnson; a large, global, family owned FMCG business specialising in home cleaning, pest control, shoe care and air care products. Prior to joining SCJ, Ben was a trade and regulatory consultant advising companies of various sizes and scale across a range of industries on import and export compliance, export controls and economic sanctions. Before moving into the private sector, Ben was a Senior Trade Policy Adviser and negotiator for what has now become the Department for International Trade and in the Department for International Development, where he held a number of positions covering trade in goods and services. Ben led a number of investment treaty negotiations for the UK including with Colombia, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar and Guatemala prior to the transfer of competence to the European Commission, following ratification of the Lisbon Treaty in 2008. In his time as a Senior Policy Adviser in the Government, Ben has represented the UK at working groups in Brussels, at the World Trade Organisation and in the OECD Investment Committee.