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Advisory Board

Composition of Ifri's Strategic Advisory Board:


Executive Chairman

Thierry de Montbrial, Executive Chairman of Ifri, Member of the Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques 



Corentin Brustlein, Defense Policy and Prospective Delegate to the General Directorate for International Relations and Strategy (DGRIS), Ministry of the Armed Forces

Jean-Pierre Chevènement, Former Minister, Former Senator, Honorary President of Res Publica Foundation

Dominique David, Advisor to the Executive Chairman, Ifri; Editor-in-chief of the review Politique étrangère and co-director of RAMSES; Chair of the Austro-French Centre for Rapprochement in Europe (ÖFZ)  

Stanislas de Laboulaye, Former Ambassador

Alain Dejammet, Ambassador of France

Nathalie Delapalme, Executive Director, Mo Ibrahim Foundation

Christine Desouches, expert consultant to international organizations, former Special Adviser on Political and Diplomatic Affairs of the Secretary General of the Francophonie

Nicole Gnesotto, Emeritus Professor, Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (Cnam)

Thomas Gomart, Director, Ifri

Elisabeth Guigou, Former Minister, Former MP, President of Anna Lindh Foundation

Marc Hecker, Director of Research and Communication, Ifri; Editor-in-chief of the review Politique Etrangère

Sabine Jansen, Professor, Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (Cnam); Editor-in-chief of the review Questions Internationales

Manuel Lafont Rapnouil, Director of the Policy Planning Staff, Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs

Pierre Lellouche,  Former Minister, Former MP, Partner, Agora Strategy

Joseph Maila, Professor of geopolitics, mediation and international relations at ESSEC

Jean-Claude Mallet, Director of Public Affairs, TotalEnergies

Christine Manigand, Professor, University Paris III - Sorbonne Nouvelle

Georges-Henri Soutou, Emeritus Professor at Sorbonne University, Member of the Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques

Charles Zorgbibe, Emeritus Professor, University Panthéon Sorbonne, former rector of Aix Marseille Academy