- Director, European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), United Kingdom
Chair, WEF's Global Agenda Council on Geoeconomics; Trans-Atlantic Fellow, German Marshall Fund; Visiting Scholar, Chinese Academy for Social Sciences. Formerly: Foreign Policy Director, Centre for European Reform; Director, Foreign Policy Centre; since 2007, current position. Key-note speaker, consultant and media commentator on global politics and its impact on the global economy. Write essays and opinion pieces for the Financial Times, New York Times, Foreign Affairs,, Le Monde, El Pais, Sueddeutsche, Gazeta Wyborcza. Author of 2 best-selling books available in 20 languages: Why Europe Will Run the 21st Century; What Does China Think?