Global Counsellors

These leaders of international stature and outlook are vital links in The Conference Board network. They bring critical insight to The Conference Board planning and development enterprise.

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Asia

Australia

Linda Bardo Nicholls AO
Chairman
Yarra Trams 

John B. Prescott, A.C.
Chairman, Aurizon Holdings Limited
Non-Executive Director, Newmont Mining Corporation
Member, Commonwealth Remuneration Tribunal

John B. Reid, A.O.
Executive in Residence
The Australian Centre of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies
QUT Business School

Hong Kong SAR

Andrew C.W. Brandler
Chairman, The Kadoorie Family
Former CEO, CLP Holdings Ltd.

Victor K. Fung
Group Chairman
Fung Holdings Ltd,

Sir C K Chow
Chairman
Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Limited

Marjorie Yang
Chairman
Esquel Group

India

Mukesh D. Ambani
Chairman and Managing Director
Reliance Industries Ltd.

Malaysia

TH Tan
Chairman
Southern Capital Group Pte. Ltd.

Philippines

Roberto F. de Ocampo
Member, Board of Trustees
Asian Institute of Management 

Oscar M. Lopez
Chairman Emeritus
First Philippine Holdings Corp.

Washington Z. SyCip
Founder
The SGV Group 

Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala II
Chairman and CEO
Ayala Corporation

Thailand

Sukum Navapan
Group Chairman
Navatanee Group of Companies

Europe

Belgium

François M.G. Cornélis
Honorary Vice Chairman, Total Executive Committee
TOTAL SA
Chairman, Royal Automobile Club of Belgium

Etienne François Davignon
Minister of State
GDF Suez

Bert De Graeve
Chief Executive Officer
Bekaert

Thomas Leysen
Chairman of the Board, Umicore S.A.
Chairman, KBC Group

Anton Van Rossum
Director, Crédit Suisse Group
Director, Munich Re

Karel Vinck
Honorary Chairman,Umicore
Chairman, BAM N.V.

Denmark

Nils Smedegaard Andersen
Partner and Group CEO
A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S

Finland

Ole Johansson
Chairman, eQ Oyj
Chairman, Aker Artic Technology Inc.
Member of the Board, Svenska Handelsbanken AB

Mikael Lilius
Chairman of the Board, Wärtsilä Corporation
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Huhtamäki Oyj

France

Phillippe Camus
Chairman, Alcatel-Lucent
Senior Partner, Evercore Partners

Bertrand Collomb
Honorary Chairman
LAFARGE

Denis Kessler
Chairman and CEO
SCOR SE

Jean-Bernard Lévy
Former Chairman and CEO
Vivendi

Jean-Louis Mathias
Chairman, EDF Energies Nouvelles
Electricité de France

Germany

Roland Berger
Honorary Chairman
Roland Berger Strategy Consultants

Michael Diekmann
Chairman and CEO
Allianz SE

Greece

Yannis S. Costopoulos
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Alpha Bank

Hungary

Zsolt Hernadi
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
MOL Group

Netherlands

Hans Wijers
Member, Supervisory Board
Heineken N.V.

Norway

Johan H. Andresen, Jr.
Owner and CEO
Ferd Holding AS

Poland

Maria Wisniewska
President and CEO
CEPD N.V.

Spain

Isidro Fainé Casas
Chairman
CaixaBank

Pablo Isla Álverez de Tejera
Chairman and CEO
INDITEX

Javier Marín Romano
Chief Executive Officer
Banco Santander, S.A.

Carlos Más Ivars
Executive Chairman
PricewaterhouseCoopers – Spain

Sweden

Tom Johnstone
President and CEO
SKF AB

Lars G. Nordström
Chairman of the Board
Vattenfall AB

Marcus Wallenberg
Chairman of the Board
Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB

Switzerland

Peter Bakker
President
World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Juergen Tinggren
Executive Member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors
Schindler Management Ltd.

Turkey

Bülent Eczacibasi
Chairman, Eczacibasi Holding Company
Chairman, Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts

Güler Sabanci
Chairman and Managing Director
Haci Ömer Sabanci Holding A.S.

United Kingdom

Paul Anderson
Non-Executive Director
BP p.l.c.

Lord Browne of Madingley
Partner and Managing Director
Riverstone Holdings LLC

Patrick J. Cescau
Former Group Chief Executive
Unilever PLC

Harald Einsmann
Member of the Board, Harman, Inc.
Member of the Board, Checkpoint Sys
Special Advisor, Tesco PLC

Niall FitzGerald
Chairman
Hakluyt & Company Ltd

Gerard Kleisterlee
Chairman
Vodafone PLC

Sir Bryan Nicholson
Former Chairman
Manpower Services Commission
The Post Office
BUPA
The Cookson Group plc
The Financial Reporting Council
Former President
The Confederation of British Industry

Sir Martin Sorrell
Group Chief Executive
WPP Group plc

Latin America

Panama

Stanley A. Motta
Chairman
Copa Holdings

Middle East

Kuwait

Hisham Abdulrazzak Al-Razzuqi
Former Chief Executive Officer
Gulf Investment Corporation

Oman

Khalid Bin Hamad Al Busaidi
Chairman
Sabco L.L.C.

North America

Mexico

Dionisio Garza Medina
Chairman of the Board
Tenedora Topaz SAPI de C.V.

Tomás González Sada
Chairman of the Board,
Grupo Cydsa, S.A. de C.V.

Antonio Madero
Chairman of the Board and CEO
SANLUIS Corporacion S.A. de C.V.

Federico Sada González
Chief Executive Officer
Grupo Corporativo Empresarial Adas

United States

Sanjiv Ahuja
Founder, Chairman & CEO
Way4orth LLC

Douglas R. Conant
Chairman, Avon
Chairman, Kellogg Leadership Institute
Founder and CEO, ConantLeadership
Former CEO, Campbell Soup Company

Alfred C. DeCrane, Jr.
Former Chairman and CEO
Texaco Inc.

Robert E. Denham
Partner
Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

Samuel A. DiPiazza, Jr.
Chairman, Mayo Clinic
Former CEO, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Former Vice Chairman, Citigroup

Laurence D. Fink
Chairman and CEO
BlackRock, Inc.

Jacob A. Frenkel
Chairman, JP Morgan Chase International
Former Governor, Bank of Israel
Former Chairman, Group of Thirty

Jeffrey E. Garten
Juan Trippe Professor of International Trade, Finance and Business
Yale University School of Management

Christina A. Gold
Former President and CEO
Western Union Company

Rajiv L. Gupta
Executive Chairman, Avantor™ Performance Materials
Senior Advisor, New Mountain Capital, LLC

Ivan Lansberg
Senior Partner
Lansberg, Gersick & Associates, LLC

Mark Leiter
Chief Strategy Officer, Nielsen
Chairman, The Demand Institute

Ellen R. Marram
President
Barnegat Group

Hutham S. Olayan
President and CEO
Olayan America Corporation

James W. Owens
Retired Chairman and CEO
Caterpillar Inc.

Henry B. Schacht
Managing Director and Senior Advisor
Warburg Pincus LLC

Anne M. Tatlock
Retired Chairman and CEO
Fiduciary Trust Company International 

Paul A. Volcker
Former Chairman of the Board of Governors
The Federal Reserve System

South America

Brazil

Alain J.P. Belda
Managing Director
Warburg Pincus LLC

Chile

Agustin E. Edwards
President
Empresa El Mercurio S.A.P.

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