Association

The Executive Committee

Made up of representatives of the 6 founding members, it is responsible for the overall organization and implementation of the Paris Peace Forum.

Justin VAÏSSE

Representing
The French Republic
President

Justin Vaïsse is the Director of the Center for Analysis, Forecasting and Strategy of the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs.

Nathalie DELAPALME

Representing
The Mo Ibrahim Foundation
Treasurer

Nathalie Delapalme is the Executive Director of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation. She was previously a French senior civil servant.

Nora MÜLLER

Representing
The Körber Foundation
Vice President

Nora Müller is the Executive Director of International Affairs of the Körber Foundation and the Director of the Foundation's Berlin Office. 

Vanessa SCHERRER

Representing
Sciences Po
Vice President

Dr Vanessa Scherrer is the Vice President of International Affairs for Sciences Po and member of the faculty of Sciences Po.

Thierry de MONTBRIAL

Thierry de Montbrial is the Executive Chairman of the Institut français des relations internationales which he founded in 1979. He is Professor Emeritus at the Conservatoire national des arts et métiers.

Laurent BIGORGNE

Laurent Bigorgne is the Director of the Institut Montaigne since 2011. He is a specialist of education and high education issues.

The Steering Committee

Made up of 16 high-level experts on global governance from around the world, it is consulted by the Executive Committee on decisions pertaining to the annual organization of the Paris Peace Forum.

Kenichiro SASAE

Zhimin CHEN

  (China)

Huiyao (Henry) WANG

  (China)

Yenny WAHID

  (Indonesia)

Igor YURGENS

  (Russia)

Stewart PATRICK

  (USA)

Rouba MHAISSEN

  (Syria)

Edna JAIME TREVINO

  (Mexico)

Vasu GOUNDEN

  (South Africa)

Kristalina GEORGIEVA

  (Bulgaria)

Patrick GASPARD

  (USA)

Renato FLORES

  (Brazil)

Haifa Dia AL-ATTIA

  (Jordan)

Fauziya ABDI ALI

  (Kenya)

Trisha SHETTY

  (India)

Pascal LAMY

  (France)

Note: Members of the Steering Committee sit in their personal capacity. Their institutional affiliation is listed for identification purposes only.

Pascal LAMY

President of the Steering Committee

FRANCE

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 and as President of the World Committee on Tourism Ethics as well as in various positions related to international affairs.

Trisha SHETTY

Vice President of the Steering Committee

INDIA

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
Founder and President
of the Women in International Security

KENYA

Haifa Dia AL-ATTIA
Chief Executive Officer
of the Queen Rania Foundation

JORDAN

Zhimin CHEN
Professor
at the Fudan University

CHINA

Renato FLORES
Member of the Board
of the Getulio Vargas Foundation

BRAZIL

Patrick GASPARD
President
of Open Society Foundations


USA

Kristalina GEORGIEVA
Chief Executive Officer
of the World Bank


BULGARIA

Vasu GOUNDEN
Founder and Executive Director
of the African Center for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes

SOUTH AFRICA

Edna JAIME TREVINO
Director General of Mexico Evalua



MEXICO

Rouba MHAISSEN
Founder and Director
of the Sawa Foundation


LEBANON / SYRIA

Stewart PATRICK
Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program at the Council on Foreign Relations

USA

Kenichiro SASAE
President
at the Japan Institute of International Affairs

JAPAN

Yenny WAHID
Director of the
Wahid Institute


INDONESIA

Huiyao (Henry) WANG
Founder and President
of the Center for China and Globalization

CHINA

Igor YURGENS
Chairman of the Management Board of the Institute for Contemporary Development

RUSSIA 

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