The Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union (PGEU) is the European Association representing community pharmacists in 34 European countries.
A pharmacist by training, he worked in the community pharmacy sector in the UK in large multiple-chain and independent pharmacies, as a locum for supermarket pharmacies and as a part-time Pharmacy Practice Teacher Practitioner at the Reading School of Pharmacy before joining PGEU.
He is a British national, and was educated at the Universities of Kingston & St Georges London and is currently undertaking a part-time MSc in Social Research Methods at the University of Sussex.
In addition to English as mother tongue, Mr Wilkinson speaks French, elementary German and beginners Croatian.
He lives in Brussels and enjoys motorsports.