Seth Williams

Assistant Director, Head of External Affairs

Seth Williams is responsible for the strategic development and delivery of the ABI’s political and wider stakeholder engagement in the UK. Working in close collaboration with colleagues across the organisation and member companies, Seth takes the lead in ensuring that the industry’s priorities are articulated effectively to the most relevant stakeholders in Westminster and the devolved countries of the UK. 

Seth joined the ABI from the international train operator Eurostar in 2012 and has more than fifteen years’ experience in politics and public affairs across UK and EU affairs. Prior to working in public affairs, Seth read German and Russian at the University of Bath and worked subsequently as a senior Parliamentary aide. 

Seth has also trained and worked as professional musician. He is currently a trustee of the charity Creative Futures and was previously a Board member of the national charity Making Music.

He can be found on Twitter at @Seth_SW1