Christophe Sykes


An experienced EU public affairs professional, Christophe has been working for Brussels-based European non-profit associations for nearly two decades.

He started his EU career with the raw material industry and was then invited to re-launch a construction product association. Having successfully expanded this organisation and its corresponding network, Christophe was invited in 2012 to bring Construction Products Europe to a position of European public affairs eminence.

Christophe has an extensive experience organising and chairing workshops and has the ability to address a wide range of audiences. A real team player, he enjoys leading people through change and improvement, thinking strategically about the association and how to ensure it is sustainable. He speaks French, English and Dutch. As the Director General, Christophe’s responsibilities for the association include the development and execution of public affairs strategies, network development and coalition-building, and team management.