Advisory board

  • Paul Adamson
    Chairman of Forum Europe and founder and editor of E!Sharp
  • Esko Aho
    Executive Chairman of the Board, East Office of Finnish Industries and former prime minister of Finland
  • Joaquín Almunia
    Former Vice President and Commissioner for Competition, European Commission
  • Carl Bildt
    Former prime minister and foreign minister of Sweden
  • Nick Butler
    Visiting fellow and chairman of the King's Policy Institute, King's College London
  • Tim Clark
    Former senior partner, Slaughter & May
  • David Claydon
    Co-founder & Co-CEO, Macro Advisory Partners
  • Iain Conn
    Group CEO, Centrica
  • Sir Robert Cooper
    Former Adviser to EU High Representative
  • Jonathan Faull
    Chair, European Public Affairs, Brunswick Group
  • Stephanie Flander
    Senior Executive Editor & Head of Bloomberg Economics, Bloomberg
  • Timothy Garton Ash
    Professor, European Studies, University of Oxford
  • John Grant
    Vice President, International Government Relations, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
  • Lord Hannay
    Former ambassador to the EU and the UN
  • Lord Haskins
    Chair, Humber Local Enterprise Partnership and former chairman, Northern Foods
  • François Heisbourg
    Special adviser, Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique
  • Simon Henry
    Independent director
  • Susan Hitch 
    Manager, Lord Sainsbury of Turville's pro bono projects
  • Wolfgang Ischinger
    Ambassador, Chairman Munich Security Conference
  • Lord Kerr (Chair)
    Vice chairman, ScottishPower
  • Caio Koch-Weser
    Chairman of the Board, European Climate Foundation
  • Sir Richard Lambert
    Chairman of the British Museum, former director-general of the Confederation of British Industry and editor of the Financial Times
  • Pascal Lamy
    President emeritus, Jacques Delors Institute
  • Sir Philip Lowe
    Former director-general for energy, European Commission
  • Dominique Moïsi
    Senior Counselor of the Institut Montaigne in Paris
  • Lord Monks
    Former General Secretary, Trades Union Congress and European Trades Union Confederation
  • Mario Monti
    President, Bocconi University and former Italian prime minister
  • Christine Ockrent
    Commentator and writer, producer "Affaires Étrangères " France Culture
  • Michel Petite 
    Of Counsel, Clifford Chance, Paris
  • Lord Robertson
    Deputy chairman, TNK-BP and former secretary general, NATO
  • Roland Rudd
    Chairman, Finsbury and Open Britain
  • Dev Sanyal
    Chief executive alternative energy and executive vice president, Regions, BP plc
  • Kori Schake
    Hoover fellow and distinguished professor at West Point
  • Sir Nigel Sheinwald
    Non executive director, Royal Dutch Shell plc and visiting professor, King's College London
  • Lord Simon 
    Senior advisor MWM and chairman of the advisory board, Montrose 
  • Lord Turner
    Chairman, Institute for New Economic Thinking
  • Pierre Vimont
    Former executive secretary-general, European External Action Service
  • Sir Nigel Wicks
    Former Chairman, British Bankers' Association
  • Igor Yurgens
    Chairman of the Management Board, Institute of Contemporary Development, Moscow