The Executive Committee is made up of representatives of the six founding members of the Paris Peace Forum: 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.
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.
Note: Members of the Steering Committee sit in their personal capacity. Their institutional affiliation is listed for identification purposes only.
From September 2005 to August 2013, Pascal Lamy served for two consecutive terms as Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Pascal Lamy was appointed in 2016 President of the French Committee of the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC) and chair of the European group of experts on charge of evaluating the impact of EU research funding. He also serves as President emeritus of the Jacques Delors Institute, President of the World Committee on Tourism Ethics, as well as in various positions related to international affairs.
Trisha Shetty is a social activist and lawyer from Mumbai, India. She started SheSays, a non-profit organization working for gender equality through youth and civic-society engagement. Her organization works on Public Safety, Security, Quality Education, Good Health and Well-being, Digital Literacy, Sanitation, Public Policy and Advocacy through a gender-sensitive lens. Trisha is also one of the 17 UN Young Leaders for the SDGs and an Obama Foundation Scholar at Columbia University.
Fauziya ABDI ALI
Haifa Dia AL-ATTIA
Edna JAIME TREVINO
Huiyao (Henry) WANG
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.