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Top trade official leaving White House

27 days ago   |   By Politico

Clete Willems, a senior White House trade official who has been actively involved in U.S. trade talks with China, is leaving the Trump administration. Willems, deputy director of the National Economic Council, has played a key advisory role on trade since the start of the administration. “It has been a great honor to serve the president in this White House for the last two years,” Willems said in a statement provided by the White House. President Donald Trump's "leadership on trade has entirely changed the global conversation and will lead to an international system that is more free...
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U.S. economic adviser Shaw to succeed Willems as White House aide

U.S. economic adviser Shaw to succeed Willems as White House aide

27 days ago   |   By Reuters

Kelly Ann Shaw, President Donald Trump's special assistant and senior director for international trade, investment and development, will succeed Clete Willems as deputy assistant to the president for international economic affairs and deputy director of the National Economic Council.
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