Shaun Donnelly

Shaun Donnelly

VP, Investment and Financial Services
Tel: 202.682.1221

Shaun Donnelly oversees USCIB’s work on foreign investment policy, treatment of multinational enterprises, financial services and anti-corruption. A career diplomat who has held several senior executive branch posts and joined USCIB in 2011, Donnelly leads business efforts to open markets abroad for American investment and financial services, and to promote high standards of protection for cross-border investment, both in the United States and overseas.

Donnelly brings to USCIB over 30 years’ experience with the U.S. Department of State in a wide range of roles including: Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs; U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka; Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Trade; Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Tunisia; and a detail as Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Europe and the Middle East. After retiring from the State Department in 2008, Donnelly held positions with the National Association of Manufacturers and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He holds a master’s degree from Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree from Lawrence University.

Helpful links:
USCIB Financial Services Committee:
http://www.uscib.org/financial-services-ud-819/
USCIB Trade and Investment Committee:
http://www.uscib.org/trade-and-investment-ud-829/

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Recent Articles by Shaun

USCIB Joins 107 Associations on NAFTA Letter on Investment (8/14/2017) - USCIB joined 107 other associations in a letter sent on August 8 to United States Trade Representative Robert E. Lighthizer and four other cabinet-level officials in the administration highlighting the importance of a strong investment chapter in the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
Donnelly Offers Ambassador’s Perspective in Commerce Training Session (8/4/2017) - USCIB Vice President for Trade and Financial Services, and retired U.S. Ambassador, Shaun Donnelly offered an ambassador’s perspective on effective embassy commercial work on behalf of U.S. companies overseas to a group of new Foreign Commercial Service (FCS) officers at the U.S. Department of Commerce last week.
USCIB Op-ed: NAFTA 2.0 Needs to Protect Investment (8/1/2017) - USCIB's Vice President for Investment and Financial Services Shaun Donnelly along with its Director for Investment, Trade and Financial Services Eva Hampl recently contributed an op-ed in The Hill titled, "NAFTA 2.0 needs to enshrine investor protections."

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Shaun’s Committees

Financial Services - The Financial Services Committee promotes financial stability and an effective regulatory and supervisory framework for global financial markets.

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