Stephen Kinnock is a British Member of Parliament for the Labour Party representing the constituency of Aberavon, Wales. He previously worked at the European Parliament in Brussels before becoming a British Council Development and Training Services executive based in Brussels. He held various positions with the British Council including office director of the St. Petersburg office. In January 2009 he joined the World Economic Forum as Director, Head of Europe and Central Asia, based in Geneva, Switzerland. In August 2012 he took up a position at leadership advisory firm Xyntéo in London, managing their Global Leadership and Technology Exchange.