Myron Brilliant is a Senior Counselor with Dentons Global Advisors-ASG, where he draws on an extensive career with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and earlier in his career as a lawyer advising global clients on an array of trade, investment, and geo-strategic issues.
Prior to joining ASG, Mr. Brilliant was executive vice president and head of International Affairs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the world’s largest business association. He oversaw the largest international government relations program of any U.S. trade association, and under his leadership the organization greatly expanded its reach to more than 50 countries and operated more than 20 bilateral business councils, as well as many global strategic initiatives. Mr. Brilliant also strengthened ties to the global network of American Chambers of Commerce and foreign business associations, and deepened engagement with multilateral organizations, including the G-20, Inter-American Development Bank, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, and World Trade Organization.
In addition to his work with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Brilliant has served on the boards of numerous organizations including the Atlantic Council, the U.S. Council for International Business, the Center for Private Enterprise, the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, and the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid for USAID. He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and an economic development adviser to the governor of China’s Guangdong Province.
Mr. Brilliant earned his B.A. in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland and his J.D. from the American University Washington College of Law.
He is based in Washington, D.C.