Federica Mogherini is EU High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission. Prior to that, she served as Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy.
Jens Stoltenberg is the 13th Secretary General of NATO. Previously, Mr Stoltenberg served as Prime Minister of Norway from 2000 to 2001 and from 2005 to 2013.
Elżbieta Bieńkowska is EU Commissioner in charge of Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs. She served as Poland’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Infrastructure and Development from 2013 – 2014.
Didier Reynders serves as Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs. He previously worked as Minister for Finance and Institutional Reforms.
Jorge Domecq was appointed Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency in 2015. Prior to his appointment, he served as Ambassador Permanent Representative of Spain to the OSCE and as Ambassador of Spain to the Republic of the Philippines.
Mateusz Jakub Morawiecki is a Polish politician, manager, banker, economist, lawyer, historian. He is Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development and Finance in the cabinet of Beata Szydło.
Giedrimas Jeglinskas is Vice Minister at Ministry of National Defense of Lithuania. He is a former military officer with service experience at NATO/Afghanistan and background in intelligence and geopolitical analysis.
Camille Grand is Assistant Secretary General for Defence Investment since 4 October 2016. He was previously Director and CEO of the Fondation pour la recherche stratégique (FRS), the leading French think tank on defence and security.
Christina Wilén works as Deputy Director in the Swedish Ministry of Defence. Prior to joining the Ministry, Ms Wilén worked as Senior Analyst at FMV – a civil authority under the Ministry of Defence providing defence logistics to the Swedish Armed Forces.
Gunnar Muent is Director of the Innovation and Competitiveness Department within the Projects Directorate at the European Investment Bank. Previously, he was Head of the RDI division in the same department since 2007. He joined the EIB in 2001 as an economist in the Projects Directorate.
Michael Thacker was named Executive Vice President for Technology and Innovation in February 2017 and is a member of Bell Helicopter’s Executive Leadership Team. In his current role, Michael is responsible for leading Bell Helicopter’s core engineering team and providing strategic direction for designing, developing and integrating technologies for use in Bell Helicopter’s current and next generation products.