After serving in Spain’s various branches of military, he has played a very active role in the promotion of Spain’s economic and commercial interests and of Spanish language and culture in foreign countries. King Felipe VI earned a Master of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University in 1995.
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Jonathan E. Baliff is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Bristow Group Inc. Baliff joined the company as senior vice president and chief financial officer in October 2010. Prior to joining Bristow, Baliff was Executive Vice President at NRG Energy, where he led the development and implementation of NRG’s corporate strategy as well as acquisitions and business alliances.
Lisa Barry’s career spans 35 years of international government relations work in the public, nonprofit and corporate sectors in Washington, DC. Ms. Barry most recently served as Vice President and General Manager, Government Affairs at Chevron where she developed a strategic government affairs program that positioned the company as a leading player in Washington policy circles.
Diane Binder is an experienced business executive and advisor with 15 years of international experience in consulting and corporate environments, international organizations and NGOs, with a focus on developing policies and channeling business opportunities towards social and economic development.
Kelly Coffey is CEO of J.P. Morgan’s U.S. Private Bank, one of the largest providers of wealth management services with more than $650 billion in client assets. She is a member of the Global Wealth Management Operating Committee and also serves as the Executive Sponsor for the Asset Management Women’s Network.
Jay Collins serves as Vice Chairman of Corporate and Investment Banking of Citigroup Inc. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Public Sector Group at Citigroup Inc. and as the Head of Central and Eastern Europe, India, Middle East and Africa (CEEMEA), Global Banking at Citigroup.
Herbert Cordt is Chairman and President of Cordt & Partner, an international corporate finance boutique in Vienna, Austria. He is presently also serving as Chairman of RHI AG, the Vienna stock market listed world market leader in refractories (Reuters: RHI VI, Bloomberg; RHI AV), and Chairman of Ebner Furnaces, the privately owned world market leader in industrial heating systems.
Wendy Silberman Cutler joined the Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI) as Vice President and Managing Director of the Washington D.C. Office in November 2015. In these roles, she focuses on building ASPI’s presence in Washington — strengthening its outreach as a think/do tank — and on leading initiatives that address challenges related to trade and women’s empowerment in Asia.
Shéhérazade Semsar de Boisséson, French national born in Tehran (Iran), is the Managing Director of European Voice and majority owner and President of Selectcom Finance. Selectcom Finance is a holding company with various investments in Europe: Development Institute International (Dii), founded in 1993 has become the leading corporation in France elaborating C-level professional conferences and trainings; Dii agency, a leading content provider; and All on Stage, an on-line internship platform.