John Chipman

John Chipman
  • Director-General and Chief Executive
    International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

BA (Hons), Harvard; MA, London School of Economics; MPhil and DPhil, Balliol College, Oxford. With The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS): 1983-84, Research Associate; 1987-90, Assistant Director; 1990-93, Director of Studies; 1993, Director; currently, Director-General and Chief Executive. 1985-87, Research Associate, Atlantic Institute for International Affairs, Paris. Special Adviser to the Chairman, Reliance Industries, Mumbai. Member, Excellence Council, The Abraaj Group, Dubai. Consults widely. Regular speaker. Author of two books and numerous articles and opinion pieces. Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG), Queen's Birthday Honours.