David Saer

Policy and Research Manager

David joined the Portman Group in March 2019 as the Policy and Research Manager. He is responsible for policy and research analysis, horizon scanning, research and evaluation, in order to inform the group’s team and members. 

Prior to this role, David spent over six years at EUK Consulting, a global public and regulatory affairs consultancy based in the UK and Belgium, as a Research Consultant and a manager of the London Office’s research function. He specialised in providing support and intelligence to clients in the FMCG, aerospace and live events sectors.

Before this, he worked for a horizon-scanning and foresight research consultancy and interned at the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies. He studied at the University of Sheffield, receiving a BA in International History and International Politics in 2009 and an MA in International Politics in 2010.

E: dsaer@portmangroup.org.uk