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Emily Wallace

Emily Wallace

CEO, Trade Association Forum

Emily is the part time Chief Executive of the Trade Association Forum, the Association for Associations, comprising 170 trade association members representing 185,000 businesses across all sectors of the economy. 


Emily is also the Managing Director of Inflect, a communications and public affairs consultancy with offices in London and Manchester, focused on supporting businesses to engage with policy and political debate. 


Emily has 25+ experience in UK politics and public affairs and is a former Partner of GPLUS (now Portland) CEO of GK Strategy and MD of Connect Communications. She has an impressive network and excellent understanding of political decision making, and a long history of working with trade associations, trade unions and membership organisations to achieve positive change.