The Executive Committee is made up by representatives of the six founding members of the Paris Peace Forum Association. These are Sciences Po, the Körber Foundation, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, the Institut Français des Relations Internationales (IFRI), the Institut Montaigne and the French Republic, represented by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Executive Committee is responsible for the overall organization and implementation of the Paris Peace Forum. Its members take all decisions jointly. An Executive Committee Board, consisting of the President of the association, two Vice Presidents and the Treasurer, prepares and implements the decisions of the Executive Committee.
Thierry de MONTBRIAL
Thierry de Montbrial is the Executive Chairman of the French Institute of International Relations which he founded in 1979. He is Professor Emeritus at the Conservatoire national des Arts et métiers.
The Steering Committee is composed of fifteen high-level experts on global governance, coming from all the world’s continents.
It advises the Executive Committee on the direction taken by the association and on overall questions pertaining to the annual organization of the Paris Peace Forum. The Steering Committee can also raise any questions related to the purpose and objectives of the association.
Pascal Lamy was European Commissioner for trade and Director General of the World Trade Organization
Trisha Shetty is founder of SheSays, an Indian NGO that empowers women to act against sexual violence by providing education, legal, medical as well as psychological support.
Circle of Partners
The Circle of Partners brings together institutions, governmental and non-governmental organizations, companies and philanthropists who support the implementation of the Paris Peace Forum.
It meets every year on the occasion of the Paris Peace Forum and can make recommendations for the strategic orientation of the Forum.