Members of the Advisory Council support the Director and staff by offering guidance on current research and suggesting ideas for future studies.
To contact any member of the Council please contact the Director Brendan Donnelly.
We are very saddened to hear of that our Council member Professor Mike Burgess died on 4th February 2018. Please click here for obituaries.
January 2018: The Federal Trust was saddened to hear of the death of its former President Peter Sutherland (Federal Trust President 2004 – 2017):
Members of the Advisory Council
Chairman: Sir Stephen Wall GCMG LVO
Former European adviser to the British Prime Minister
Lord Andrew Adonis
Professor Iain Begg
Professor of International Economics, London School of Economics
Dr Hywel Ceri Jones
Executive Chairman, European Policy Centre, Brussels
Professor Stefan Collignon
Visiting Professor at Harvard University and Professor of European Political Economy at the London School of Economics
Economic Consultant, formerly at the DTI and UK Representation in Brussels.
Director, Grosvenor Lifestyle
Dr Nigel Forman
Non-Executive Director, HFC Bank plc
Baroness Sally Greengross OBE
Former Director General, Age Concern England
Fondation Arlon; formerly Brunswick PR and the National Trust
European Co-ordinator, West-West Agenda
Chief Executive, NWM
European Movement; former MEP
Former Political Director of the European Policy Centre and journalist
Baroness Joyce Quin
Executive Director, European Centre for Public Affairs
Chairman, British Committee, European People’s Party
Sir Brian Unwin
President, European Centre for Nature Conservation/Honorary President, European Investment Bank
Professor Richard Whitman
Professor of Politics and International Relations, University of Kent
Obituaries/ In memoriam of Professor Mike Burgess:
Tribute to our longstanding Council member Professor Stephen Haseler, Director of the Global Policy Institute at London Metropolitan University, who died in July 2017.
An obituary for our former Council member Professor Maurice Fraser can be found on the LSE website.
A Memorial Service was held in honour of our former Chairman John Pinder OBE on Saturday 25th April 2015. Please find the eulogies and obituaries for John here.
Obituary for our former Council member Marie-Louise Rossi (published in Interlib , the Journal of the Liberal International British Group, No.1, 2015)