Ellen Daniels graduated from the University of Manchester in Politics and History in 2012. After working for in both the UK and European Parliaments, she then spent two years at a public affairs company working with clients in the energy, education and health sectors. Ellen joined the BCF two and a half years ago, where her remit covers both UK and EU political and regulatory issues. In 2018, Ellen became Chair of the REACH Cross Sector Group, a group of trade associations, professional institutes and businesses that represents downstream users of chemicals. The group’s main challenge has been to shift focus of the impact of REACH from the manufacturers of chemicals to that of the downstream user.