Executive Board
Yasuhide Nakayama

Yasuhide Nakayama

Yasuhide Nakayama was first elected as a member of the House of Representatives in 2003, and since then has been reelected to the Diet on five occasions as a representative for the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP).

Paul Nemitz

Paul Nemitz

Paul F. Nemitz is the Principal Advisor in the Directorate General for Justice and Consumer. He was appointed by the European Commission on 12. April 2017, following a 6-year appointment as Director for Fundamental Rights and Citizen’s Rights in the same Directorate General.

Beatriz Merino

Beatriz Merino

Beatriz Merino was the first female Prime Minister of Peru. She held office between June 23, 2003 and December 12, 2003. Before serving as Prime Minister, she graduated from Harvard with a Master’s degree in law and had a successful career at Procter & Gamble. After her time at Procter & Gamble, she was elected as Senator from 1990-1992 and Congresswoman from 1995- 2000. During that time she served as President of the Environmental Committee and the Women’s Rights Committee.

Philippe Le Corre

Philippe Le Corre

Philippe Le Corre is a nonresident senior fellow in the Europe Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. He specializes in China’s global rise, China’s relations with Europe and Eurasia, competition in the Asia-Pacific region, and Chinese foreign...

Mats Karlsson

Mats Karlsson

Visiting Professor of International and Public Affairs at the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) at Columbia University. Before joining Columbia University, Karlsson was the Director of the Swedish Institute of International Affairs, and previously...

Francesco Lapenta

Francesco Lapenta

Francesco Lapenta is the Founding Director of the John Cabot University Institute of Future and Innovation Studies. Currently, he is also a Mozilla-Ford Research Fellow. and the Technical Editor of the I.E.E.E. P7006 standard on Personal Data Artificial Intelligence...

Marcel R. Zutter

Marcel R. Zutter

MARCEL R. ZUTTER, born in 1961 in Basel/ Switzerland, has more than 30 years of international experience in financial services and technology. He is the Founder and Chairman of Parsumo Capital in Zurich, a quant asset management company leveraging investor behavior...