Ken Levinson is a Senior Advisor of Fontheim International, LLC and Executive Director of the Washington International Trade Association (WITA).
Mr. Levinson has devised innovative government relations strategies in technology, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, financial services, retail, energy, and consumer products sectors. He has also partnered with NGOs and other third parties to advance client objectives on a broad array of issues, ranging from intellectual property to labor, the environment, and global development.
Mr. Levinson previously served as Senior Director for Global Government Affairs for AstraZeneca. Prior to joining AstraZeneca, he served as a Senior Vice President of Fontheim International, LLC. He also served on the staff of US Senator John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV, where he was the Senator’s chief advisor for international trade, tax, foreign policy, and national security. Before that, he worked for US Senator Harris Wofford, and the law firm of Richards & O’Neill in New York.
He received his master’s degree from New York University after doing his undergraduate work at the University of Massachusetts, in Amherst.