A defining figure of modern political history, Alastair Campbell changed politics and campaigns forever when directing Tony Blair’s three general election wins. He now applies the lessons learned then, and since, to helping…
Foreign Affairs Minister of Chile (2006-2009).
Founder & Chairman, CIEPLAN.
Alejandro Foxley was appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Chile in March of 2006. Prior to this appointment, he was a Senator of the Republic of Chile from 1998 through…
Nobel Prize Winner in Economic Sciences
Prior to 1999, the only two India-born Indians to be awarded the Nobel Prize were RabindranathTagore (in 1913) and CV Raman (in 1930). In October 1998 the Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences selected…
Award Winning Journalist
Anatole Kaletsky is a financial journalist and the founder and co-chairman of Gavekal Ltd, an economic consulting and asset management group headquartered in Hong Kong. Since 1976 Kaletsky has written for The Economist,…
Pulitzer Prize winner
International authority in Latin-American growth and in global economy.
Andrés Oppenheimer is the Latin American editor and syndicated foreign affairs columnist with The Miami Herald. His column, The Oppenheimer Report, appears twice a week in The Miami Herald and more than 60…
Former President of Colombia (1998-2002)
Andrés Pastrana is born 17 August 1954 in Bogota. He was the President of Colombia from 1998 to 2002, following in the footsteps of his father, Misael Pastrana who was president from 1970…
SECRETARY GENERAL AT OECD (2006-2021).
President, Paris Peace Forum. Minister of Foreign Affairs of México (1994-98).
Born on May 8th, 1950, in Tampico, Mexico, Ángel Gurría came to the OECD following a distinguished career in public service, including two ministerial posts. As Mexico’s Minister of Foreign Affairs from December…
Subsecretary of State for Latin America (2009-2011)
Director of the Center for Latin American Studies at Georgetown University (1987-2009)
Arturo Valenzuela is Professor of Government at Georgetown University. From 1987 to 2009 he directed the Latin American Studies Program and was the founding Director of the Center for Latin American Studies in…
Former French Minister of Foreign & European Affairs
Cofounder and former president of Médecins Sans Frontières
Bernard Kouchner, French minister of foreign and European Affairs until November 2010, has played an important role in European politics for many decades. Having been a minister in different French administrations for a…
Recognized international authority on corporate social responsibility
Bernardo Kliksberg is an Argentine Doctor of Economics, recognized around the world as the founder of a new discipline, social management, and as a pioneer of development ethics, social capital and corporate social responsability. Bernardo…