Sept 22, 2021. Washington, DC – Access Partnership, the leading global public policy firm for the tech sector, today announced its appointment of Sean Conner as Senior Advisors for social justice. The appointment will see Sean bring a wealth of industry knowledge and experience within social justice to expand Access Partnerships strategic value to some of the world’s most innovative brands across technology.
Sean Conner is a public affairs and policy executive with over 14 years of experience spanning the private, public and political sectors. Conner will be key advisor on issues such as diversity, inclusion, and technology’s role in promoting social justice and advancing communities. Sean currently serves as a product policy manager for a Fortune 100 tech company, serving as a policy subject matter expert. Previously, Sean was a spokesperson for Apple’s global supply chain, advising on media strategy for the worldwide supplier responsibility team. Earlier in his career, served as a Public Affairs Manager at Uber, where he secured the passage of statewide rideshare laws in both New Jersey and Connecticut. Prior to working in the technology sector, Sean served as a spokesperson for senior state and federal officials, including U.S. Senator Tim Scott, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey Lt. Governor/Secretary of State Kim Guadagno and Department of Community Affairs Commissioner Richard E. Constable, III after Superstorm Sandy.
“I am delighted to be joining Access Partnership,” says Sean Conner. “I’ve been impressed with the value Access Partnership provides to its clients on issues such as social inclusion and fair tech. I look forward to supporting the team to help build even greater success for our clients.”
“I am very excited to welcome Sean to our staple of senior advisors” said Gordon Mackay, Head of Sustainability at Access Partnership. “His breadth of skills, background and experience allows us to provide first class strategic service to our clients.
About Access Partnership
Access Partnership is the world’s leading public policy firm ensuring market access for technology. We monitor and analyse global trends for the risks and opportunities they create for technology businesses and identify strategies to mitigate those risks and drive the opportunities to our clients’ advantage. Our team uniquely mixes policy and technical expertise to optimise outcomes for companies operating at the intersection of technology, data, and connectivity.