Who is Olly Robbins?

Olly Robbins is the Prime Minister’s Europe Advisor. Previously, he was Permanent Secretary at the Department for Exiting the European Union from July 2016 to September 2017. The Europe Advisor role means he is present at all the main Brexit meetings in Downing Street and a key role in Brussels for the main day-to-day negotiations around the minutiae of Brexit.

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