Jon has been a member of the LIFE Communications Team at AEIDL since 2006, focusing on the LIFE Thematic brochures and editing the NGO Achievements brochure.

He is a former editor of the AmCham Business Journal, the quarterly journal of AmCham Belgium, and the monthly newsletter of the Million Dollar Round Table, and currently writes economic and financial stories for a daily news service in Luxembourg.

He has a wide experience in EU affairs, writing for many Commission DGs and for many years working as a freelance sub-editor on European Voice. Among the esteemed publications to which he has contributed are Financial Times Europe, Wall Street Journal Europe, TimeOut Guides, The Bulletin and ENDS Europe.

Jon began his working life in publishing, reading manuscripts for Picador imprint of Macmillan and then producing editorial copy for the website of HarperCollins. (He has studied English literature at a postgraduate level). He switched to trade publishing, working as an assistant editor on a series of engineering and scientific journals before moving to Brussels in 2000.