Advisory board

  • Esko Aho
    Senior fellow, Harvard University, consultative partner for Nokia and former prime minister of Finland
  • Joaquín Almunia
    Former vice president and competition commissioner, European Commission
  • Carl Bildt
    Former prime minister and foreign minister of Sweden
  • Nick Butler
    Visiting fellow and chairman of the Kings Policy Institute, Kings College London
  • Tim Clark
    Former senior partner, Slaughter & May
  • Iain Conn
    Group CEO, Centrica
  • Sir Robert Cooper
    Special adviser to the High Representative and former counsellor, European External Action Service
  • Professor Paul De Grauwe 
    John Paulson Chair in European Political Economy, London School of Economics
  • Stephanie Flanders
    Chief market strategist for the UK and Europe, JP Morgan Asset Management
  • Timothy Garton Ash
    Professor, European Studies, University of Oxford
  • Heather Grabbe
    Director, Open Society European Policy Institute Brussels
  • John Grant
    Former executive vice president, policy and corporate affairs, BG Group plc
  • Lord Hannay
    Former ambassador to the UN and the EU
  • Lord Haskins
    Former chairman, Northern Foods
  • François Heisbourg
    Senior adviser, Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique
  • Simon Henry
    Chief financial officer, Royal Dutch Shell plc
  • Susan Hitch 
    Manager, Lord Sainsbury of Turville's pro bono projects
  • Wolfgang Ischinger
    Chairman, Munich Security Conference
  • Lord Kerr (Chair)
    Vice chairman of ScottishPower
  • Caio Koch-Weser
    Chair, 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
  • Philip Lowe
    Former director-general for energy, European Commission
  • Dominique Moïsi
    Senior adviser, Institut français des relations internationales 
  • Lord Monks
    Former general secretary, European Trades Union Confederation
  • Mario Monti
    President, Bocconi University and former Italian prime minister
  • Christine Ockrent
    Former chief executive officer, Audiovisuel Extérieur de la France
  • Michel Petite 
    Lawyer Of Counsel, Clifford Chance, Paris
  • Lord Robertson
    Deputy chairman, TNK-BP and former secretary general, NATO
  • Roland Rudd
    Chairman, Business for New Europe
  • 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
    Director, Royal Dutch Shell and visiting professor, King's College London
  • Lord Simon 
    Director, GDF Suez and former minister for trade and competitiveness in Europe
  • Alexander Stubb
    Former prime minister, finance minister and foreign minister of Finland
  • 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, Institute for Contemporary Development, Moscow