Sam Gurney, Trades Union Representative
Sam Gurney was appointed as Regional Secretary for the Trades Union Congress (TUC) London, East and South East Region in January 2018. Prior to this he was Acting Head of TUC’s Equality and Strategy department. His previous roles at TUC include Senior Strategy and Development Officer and Policy Officer in the International Department. Sam was also a member of the Governing Body of the UN International Labour Organisation 2009-2017. Before he joined the TUC in 2003, he was a Regional Organiser for GMB union London Region and an Assistant National Organiser at Connect.
Sam was born in Paddington, brought up in North Kensington and now lives in Walthamstow, East London. Sam is also a Member of the Royal Docks Enterprise Zone Programme Board and the Lodnon Recovery Board.