I prefer an in depth look at the participants which is why I have been doing annotated Bilderberg participants lists for several years. This year has lots of AI experts. As usual lots of military experts and bankers plus media and politicians. But lots of experts in populist revolts and movements. Based on their invitations to attend, they seem to want to co-opt gender studies, Gays, Greens and the Trump administration.
Castries, Henri de (FRA), Chairman, Steering Committee; Chairman, Institut Montaigne. Former Chairman and CEO, AXA; President of Institut Montaigne. AXA,the insurance giant is the 9th largest company in the world. An American unit of AXA was involved in the Wall Street fleeces Main Street scandal which was investigated by the New York state Attorney General. Member of the Steering Committee. The Institut Montaigne is a French tank funded by Bankers A former AXA chairman founded it in 2000. It is an AXA operation. They favor social cohesion (meaning they don’t want the rabble to revolt.) They have studied in depth race riots in the Paris suburbs but have since brought in millions of unvetted refugees. Either not very bright or are working to destroy Europe.) Castries was replaced as CEO of AXA on Sept 1, 2016.
Kravis, Marie-Josée (USA), President, American Friends of Bilderberg Inc.; Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute. Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute(founded by Herman Kahn). It is funded by Eli Lily. She is from Montreal, Quebec, and is the third wife of financier Henry Kravis. She is an economist and serves on the board of major corporations. Returning member of the Steering Committee.
Halberstadt, Victor (NLD), Chairman Foundation Bilderberg Meetings; Professor of Economics, Leiden University. Member of the Steering Committee.
Achleitner, Paul M. (DEU), Treasurer Foundation Bilderberg Meetings; Chairman Supervisory Board, Deutsche Bank AG. Deutsche Bank has long been a favorite of Bilderberg. They helped fix interest rates and gold and silver prices. Remember Gordon Brown’s disastrous sale of UK gold? It was designed to drive down the price of gold and to save Deutsche Bank. It was contrary to British interests to sell gold far below market prices. He went to Harvard and worked for Goldman Sachs. He is on the Board at Bayer and Daimler (Mercedes.) He was the second Jewish CEO of Deutsche Bank in recent years. Bayer has taken over Monsanto. Anyone ready for GMO Round Up Ready babies?
Abrams, Stacey (USA), Founder and Chair, Fair Fight. She is a black lesbian who ran for and lost the race for Governor of Georgia.
Adonis, Andrew (GBR), Member, House of Lords. former Barclays & BBC Exec board, Chair, National Infrastructure Commission. He is an appointed peer who moved from the Liberals to Labour. His father was a Greek Cypriot immigrant. He grew up in care and won a scholarship to a boarding school that sent him on to Oxford. He first attended Bilderberg in 2017. He was invited because he chairs the group that advises the UK government on infrastructure. This means that Bilderberg will continue to rob us blind with privatization of our infrastructure in America, the UK and Europe. The US has an infrastructure deficit measured in the trillions. Bilderberg wants to benefit from taxpayer funding of their projects and then to own them so they can charge us fees after we paid for them. First time attendee.
Albers, Isabel (BEL), Editorial Director, De Tijd / L’Echo. She is on Twitter in Dutch here: https://twitter.com/italbers. The newspapers L’Echo | De Tijd. L’Echo | De Tijd are the only business newspapers in Belgium, available both in print and digital version. With their focus on business and finance, L’Echo | De Tijd are the reference with regards to (national and international) financial-economic news. First time attendee. Journalists are invited.
Altman, Roger C. (USA), Founder and Senior Chairman, Evercore. He used to be with Lehman Brothers and Blackstone Group. He was a key supporter of Hillary Clinton. He was an adviser on the GM bankruptcy collecting $46 million in fees for Evercore. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He is a Democratic party and Clinton insider. Speaking of infrastructure ripoffs, he helps run the Hamilton Project which is focused on rebuilding America’s infrastructure. They are linked to Brookings. Since they are liberals, the corporate press will not call them thieves if they steal a trillion dollars. He is a member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee.
Arbour, Louise (CAN), Senior Counsel, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. Louise Arbour, a former Supreme Court of Canada justice and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. She joined Montreal office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP as counsel. She provides strategic advice on litigation, governance and international issues, in particular on issues pertaining to international disputes, and mentors younger lawyers. First time attendee.
Arrimadas, Inés (ESP), Party Leader, Ciudadanos.(Citizens party.) Has shifted to the right in recent years. . A core topic of its platform is opposition to Catalan nationalism which should endear it to Bilderberg. First time attendee. She is an attractive woman from outside Catalan. She learned the local language at age 18 and moved there as an adult. She is a lawyer.
Azoulay, Audrey (INT), Director-General, UNESCO. She is a French Socialist and was Minister of Culture under Macron. She is the daughter of a Jewish family from Morocco who grew up in Left Wing politics. Her father is an advisor to Mohammad VI King of Morocco. Returning participant from 2018.
Baker, James H. (USA), Director, Office of Net Assessment, Office of the Secretary of Defense. He is responsible for providing the Secretary of Defense and other senior leaders with independent assessments of the prospects of the military capabilities of the United States relative to other actors, as well as the political, economic and regional implications of those assessments. ONA focuses most on strategies and opportunities that improve the U.S. position in military-economic-political competition. ONA also studies the security environment and provides a source of deep, long term future thinking for the Department of Defense. Former colonel. First attended in 2018. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations which means he is a Globalist. Invited for his expert knowledge on threat assessments. America’s abilities to fight a major war and win are highly over exaggerated. Returning participant.
Balta, Evren (TUR), Associate Professor of Political Science, Özyegin University. Evren Balta is political scientist studying political violence, security, and citizenship.She holds a PhD in political science from The Graduate Center, CUNY (2007) and a MIA from Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs (2001). First time attendee. This is her twitter feed in Turkish: https://twitter.com/Evreki
Barbizet, Patricia (FRA), Chairwoman and CEO, Temaris & Associés. She just stepped down but is still on the board of Artemis. She is also the head of Christie’s auction house. Her husband is an investment banker at Barclays. She is board member and vice president at Gucci owner Kering She has a strong history in French business. Recently elevated to the Steering Committee.
Barbot, Estela (PRT), Member of the Board and Audit Committee, REN (Redes Energéticas Nacionais). She is a Member of the Board and Audit Committe at REN. Over 20 years of relevant business and corporate experience in the area of chemical industrial products. First time attendee.
Barroso, José Manuel (PRT), Chairman, Goldman Sachs International; Former President, European Commission. He used to be a frequent object of Nigel Farage’s wrath at the EU parliament. Farage used to name Barroso as one of a long list of EU commissioners who were either former Maoists and Communists or were convicted felons or under indictment for felonies. He was a member of the underground Maoist MRPP . I am as concerned about his relationship with Goldman Sachs as I am about his college days in a Maoist action group. Returning participant.
Barton, Dominic (CAN), Senior Partner and former Global Managing Partner, McKinsey & Company. Born in Uganda. (He is white.) He is Chair of the Canadian Minister of Finance’s Advisory Council on Economic Growth. In his 31 years with McKinsey, Dominic has advised clients in a range of industries including banking, consumer goods, high tech and industrials. First time attendee.
Beaune, Clément (FRA), Adviser Europe and G20, Office of the President of the Republic of France. He has been advising Macron since 2014 on European issues. First time attendee.
Boos, Hans-Christian (DEU), CEO and Founder, Arago GmbH. He has a YouTube video entitled AI and the Future of Business. He has a mission: empowering human potential, freeing up time for creativity and innovative thinking through artificial intelligence (AI). To that end, Chris founded Arago in Germany in 1995, pushing existing boundaries in AI technology to build a general AI. BS. Bilderberg will not share their wealth to feed those of us who lose their jobs to AI but it sounds good. First time attendee.
Bostrom, Nick (UK), Director, Future of Humanity Institute, Oxford University. He is Swedish-born philosopher and polymath with a background in theoretical physics, computational neuroscience, logic, and artificial intelligence, as well as philosophy. He is Professor at Oxford University, where he leads the Future of Humanity Institute as its founding director. More BS. Bilderberg gives out clues by its selection of new attendees. They are concerned about AI and mass unemployment as should we all. First time attendee.
Botín, Ana P. (ESP), Group Executive Chair, Banco Santander. Formerly head of Santander UK. This is an old drug money laundering bank with ties to Latin America and the Rothschilds. Her mother is of Irish descent (O’Shea). She worked for J P Morgan for 8 years. She is on the powerful Bilderberg Steering Committee.
Brandtzæg, Svein Richard (NOR), Chairman, Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Member of the Steering Committee. Norsk is the fourth largest integrated electrical generation and aluminum producer in the world.
Brende, Børge (NOR), President, World Economic Forum. Brende served as chairman of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development 2003–2004. In 2005, he took up the appointment of international vice chairman of the China Council for the International Cooperation on Environment and Development (advisory board to the State Council). He has been managing director of the World Economic Forum. He is a member of the Conservative party but he would never make it in the Republican party in America. First time was in 2016. Recently elevated to the Steering Committee.
Buberl, Thomas (FRA), CEO, AXA. He holds a Master of Economics degree from WHU Koblenz (Germany), a MBA from Lancaster University (UK) and a PhD in Economics from the University of St.Gallen (Switzerland). In 2008 he was nominated as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. Returning attendee. He represents AXA at Bilderberg. They are a very large international innsurance firm with extensive holdings in Europe and the US. He is close to Bilderberg Chairman Castries.
Buitenweg, Kathalijne (NLD), MP, Green Party. She is a Dutch politician.Between 1999 and 2009, she was a Member of the European Parliament for the GreenLeft, which is part of the European Greens, and sat on the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. First time attendee.
Caine, Patrice (FRA), Chairman and CEO, Thales Group. He is a graduate of the École Polytechnique and the École des Mines de Paris and holds the rank of Ingénieur en Chef of the Corps des Mines. He began his career in 1992 with the pharmaceutical group Fournier before becoming an adviser on mergers, acquisitions and corporate strategy at Charterhouse Bank Limited in London. He has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Thales SA since 2014. Thales Group is a French multinational company that designs and builds electrical systems and provides services for the aerospace, defence, transportation and security markets. First time attendee.
Carney, Mark J. (GBR), Governor, Bank of England. Former head of Bank of Canada. Members of the Liberal party want to run him against Trudeau. Probably the only candidate with a worse record than Trudeau. The Guardian had an article recently about his support for Climate Change. BS. There is No Global Warming. He began his career at Goldman Sachs and helped stoke the housing bubble in Canada.
Casado, Pablo (ESP), President, Partido Popular. This party is on the ropes due to corruption scandals. They lost 4 seats in the EU elections. Still a force in Spain. Center right party. First time attendee. He is a lawyer and has some controversey about one of his undergrad degrees being isuued without attending classes. Friend of Obama? Professional politician.
Ceviköz, Ahmet Ünal (TUR), MP, Republican People’s Party (CHP). Old time political party in Turkey in opposition to the current regime. They are Social Democrats. First time attendee.
Champagne, François Philippe (CAN), Minister of Infrastructure and Communities. Speaks English, French and Italian. Returning Participant. Lived in Europe. Bilderberg is interested in the trillions of dollars the US, Canada and Europe must spend on Europe. They want the public to pay for it and Bilderberg to own our railroads and utilities and roads.
Cohen, Jared (USA), Founder and CEO, Jigsaw, Alphabet Inc. Former Deputy Director, CIA Another curious case. He was a first time attendee and new member of the Bilderberg Steering committee in 2017. (No longer on Steering Committee.) He was appointed by Obama and served under John Brennan who was in charge of the Get Trump movement inside the DC Swamp.. But check out Cohen’s previous job at the Treasury Dept: He served as the Treasury Department’s Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing. The US has been funding Al Qaeda and ISIS so this job and his work with Brennan plus the fact that he is started out on the Steering Committee is a major reveal. What to do about populists is a listed Bilderberg topic of concern. He is a lawyer and worked in white collar criminal defense until 1999. He worked for Treasury in 1999 and is the author of Title III of the Patriot Act which dealt with money laundering. He left government service in January 2001. The Patriot Act was sitting there just waiting for 911 so the Bush admin could get it passed in October of that year.
Croiset van Uchelen, Arnold (NLD), Partner, Allen & Overy LLP. Another lawyer. Consistently placed in a “league of his own” for corporate disputes. He is described as the “smoothest operator in the market” and praised by clients for his “technical knowledge, high commercial awareness and effective support.” He offers additional experience handling large commercial liability proceedings.
Daniels, Matthew (USA), New space and technology projects, Office of the Secretary of Defense. He is also a research engineer at NASA. His principal areas of focus include U.S. space programs, deep space exploration, and artificial intelligence. He is also an adjunct professor at Georgetown and an affiliate at Stanford’s Center for International Security and Cooperation. Another AI expert. This is a clue. First time attendee.
Davignon, Etienne (BEL), Minister of State. Belgian viscount and former Bilderberg Chairman Étienne Davignon bragged that the Bilderberg Group helped create the euro in the 1990s. Belgian Prime Minister Herman Van Rompuy was promoted as a candidate for the first president of the European Council at a dinner hosted by the Bilderbergs in 2009.
Demiralp, Selva (TUR), Professor of Economics, Koç University. He analyzed the role of federal funds rate volatility in affecting risk premium as measured by various money market spreads during the 2007-2009 financial crisis. Looking at FED Discount Window. Banking expert. First time attendee.
Donohoe, Paschal (IRL), Minister for Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform. He worked for 6 years with Procter and Gamble in the UK and then for a British alcohol company in Ireland. He is a member of Fine Gael political party and has expertise on budgets. Returning Participant. Note that he spends public funds. Bilderberg is interested.
Döpfner, Mathias (DEU), Chairman and CEO, Axel Springer SE. Returning member. He is also head of Federation of German Newspaper Publishers (BDZV). His wife has a Jewish maiden name. Her father was in senior management at Deutsche Bank which is a Jewish run. Returning Participant. Recently elevated to the Steering Committee.
Ellis, James O. (USA), Chairman, Users’ Advisory Group, National Space Council. He is a is a retired 4-star admiral and former Commander United States Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. He was President and Chief Executive Officer, Institute of Nuclear Power Operations until May 2012 and serves on the board of directors of Lockheed Martin. Since retiring from the military, Ellis has been the Annenberg Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. The National Space Council is a body within the Executive Office of the President of the United States that was created in 1989 during the administration of George H.W. Bush, disbanded in 1993, and re-established in June 2017 by President Donald Trump. First time attendee.
Feltri, Stefano (ITA), Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Il Fatto Quotidiano is an Italian daily newspaper. He has written about populism which is a Bilderberg theme. First time attendee.
Elkann, John (ITA), Chairman, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. He is a member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee. But he is not listed as attending in 2019. He owns part of the Rothschild Economist magazine. He is the grandson and heir of Gianni Agnelli. Fiat owns Lancia, Ferrari, Maserati and Chrysler. Elkann is Jewish and was born in New York. He also runs the Agnelli family investment firm Exor which owns Juventus F.C., Cushman & Wakefield and SGS. Henry Kissinger, Carla Bruni, and Ell McPherson attended his wedding. He has moved his Exor investments out of Italy. He moved their headquarters to the Netherlands.
Ferguson, Niall (USA), Milbank Family Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University. He was born in Glasgow and graduated from Oxford. He is an official biographer of Henry Kissinger and has written about the Rothschild family . He represents the latter at Bilderberg. He is an economic historian and one of his areas of expertise is Hyperinflation. He has said the euro is doomed and can only be saved by more centralization (and less democracy). We will all become experts in Hyperinflation at the rate at which the Bilderbergers are printing money. They are intentionally creating more debts so taxpayers will all become permanent debt slaves. Returning member.
Findsen, Lars (DNK), Director, Danish Defence Intelligence Service. First time attendee. Only important because of his job.
Fleming, Jeremy (GBR), Director, British Government Communications Headquarters. GCHQ is the British version of the NSA. Very bad people. They keep Bilderberg in power for the time being. Fleming joined MI5 in 1993 after a brief private career. He became assistant director-general of MI5 in 2011 and deputy director-general there in 2013. He replaced Robert Hannigan as Director of GCHQ in spring 2017. He worked in counter terrorism and in Northern Ireland. He was at MI-5 when MI-6 blew up London subways on 7-7-2005. First time attendee.
Garton Ash, Timothy (GBR), Professor of European Studies, Oxford University. First time attendee. Much of his work has been concerned with the late modern and contemporary history of Central and Eastern Europe. He is the author of ten books of political writing or ‘history of the present’ which have charted the transformation of Europe over the last half century.
Gnodde, Richard J. (IRL), CEO, Goldman Sachs International. He is a London-based South African investment banker. He is the vice chairman of Goldman Sachs and the chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs International. First time attendee.
Godement, François (FRA), Senior Adviser for Asia, Institut Montaigne. He is an expert on Chinese and East Asian strategic and international affairs, is a nonresident senior fellow in the Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. His current research focuses on trends and debates in China’s foreign policy and on Europe-China relations. First time attendee.
Grant, Adam M. (USA), Saul P. Steinberg Professor of Management, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a psychologist and author who specializes in organizational psychology. He received academic tenure aged 28, making him the youngest tenured professor at the Wharton School. First time attendee. Bilderberg often invites people of interest to share their ideas and research. A few years ago they invited a woman who was an expert at rigging auctions. First time attendee.
Gruber, Lilli (ITA), Editor-in-Chief and Anchor “Otto e mezzo”, La7 TV. She is a native speaker of Italian and German. She was critical of Berlusconi, quit her state TV job and became a Euro MP. She quit politics and returned to TV. She is fluent in English and has worked as a war correspondent. She became a Member of the Steering Committee in 2016. She is older now but she is very sexy and well liked at Bilderberg. The Steering Committee recommends new members. She is in media and is close to Italian politicians, bankers, businessmen and celebrities.
Hanappi-Egger, Edeltraud (AUT), Rector, Vienna University of Economics and Business. She is an Austrian academic. She was the first female professor for Gender and Diversity in Organizations of Vienna University of Economics and Business. Even Bilderberg has succumbed to this trend? First time attendee.
Hedegaard, Connie (DNK), Chair, KR Foundation; Former European Commissioner. She was European Commissioner for Climate Action in the (second Barroso) European Commission from 10 February 2010 through 31 October 2014. . She has also worked as a journalist. KR Foundation’s mission is to address the root causes of climate change and environmental degradation. The KR group wants to phase out coal. More Global Warming BS. Bilderberg could make billions from this scam but the winter of 2020 will be so cold that these nutters will be denying everything they said. Returning member.
Henry, Mary Kay (USA), International President, Service Employees International Union. First time attendee. Henry is a lesbian, and co-founder of SEIU’s Lavender Caucus, a gay and lesbian group within the international union dedicated to improving rights for LGBTQ people within unions and at the workplace. Maybe Bilderberg is trying to get cover from LGBTQ activists. First time attendee.
Hirayama, Martina (CHE), State Secretary for Education, Research and Innovation. Doctorate in Chemistry. Former Group Leader, Institute of Polymers, ETH Zurich. Since 2019, Switzerland’s State Secretary of Education, Research and Innovation. Vice-President of the Board, Innosuisse, Switzerland’s Innovation Promotion Agency (up to the end of 2017 the Commission for Technology and Innovation). Member, Swiss National Science Foundation’s Foundation Council. First time attendee.
Hobson, Mellody (USA), President, Ariel Investments LLC. Former Chair of the Board of Directors of DreamWorks Animation. She is black. Ariel is a Chicago investment firm that manages over $10 billion in assets. She married George Lucas and had a child delivered by a surrogate birth mother. Returning member.
Hoffman, Reid (USA), Co-Founder, LinkedIn; Partner, Greylock Partners. Returning participant. Bilderberg is drawing in High Tech firms. Greylock is a Venture Capital firm.
Hoffmann, André (CHE), Vice-Chairman, Roche Holding Ltd. is a Swiss multinational healthcare company that operates worldwide under two divisions: Pharmaceuticals and Diagnostics. Lots of money in medicine as long as it neither prevents nor cures disease. First time attendee.
Jordan, Jr., Vernon E. (USA), Senior Managing Director, Lazard Frères & Co. LLC. Returning participant but he has not been around for a few years. He is or was important in American civil rights history.
Jost, Sonja (DEU), CEO. DexLeChem is one of the few companies in life-science-sector who reconciles sustainability and chemistry. Services in Chemistry for a Sustainable World. They offer to develop the reduction or re-using of indispensable, expensive resources in production processes to the pharmaceutical and the flavor & fragrance industry. First time attendee.
Kaag, Sigrid (NLD), Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperatio She is a Dutch diplomat and politician in the Third Rutte cabinet as of 26 October 2017 on behalf of the liberal Democrats 66 party. First time attendee.
Karp, Alex (USA), CEO, Palantir Technologies. Member of the Steering Committee. This high tech data mining company was created with seed money from the CIA so I do not believe those claims about protecting user privacy.
Kerameus, Niki K. (GRC), MP; Partner, Kerameus & Partners. She is a lawyer admitted to practice in Athens, Greece and New York, U.S.A., and a partner of the Firm. She mainly concentrates in the areas of civil law, litigation and particularly arbitration and advises domestic and foreign entities in all related matters. First time attendee.
Kissinger, Henry A. (USA), Chairman, Kissinger Associates Inc. Serial war criminal. He seems to be slowing down. No longer on the Steering Committee.
Koç, Ömer (TUR), Chairman, Koç Holding A.S. He was the only son of Turkey’s wealthiest man. He graduated from Johns Hopkins in the USA. His company is the largest in Turkey and partners with many foreign corporations making light bulbs and cars. He is a member of the New York Yacht Club. He hired Peter Sutherland a former Head of Bilderberg Europe. He is a member of the Steering Committee. Turkey is undergoing severe economic problems as is every country with interest bearing currencies and mountains of Unpayable Debts.
Kotkin, Stephen (USA), Professor in History and International Affairs, Princeton University. Stephen Kotkin writes about power and the paradoxes of authoritarian regimes across the globe, how they are often simultaneously powerful and brittle, stable and unstable, long-lasting yet susceptible to precipitous collapse. Outside Princeton, he has worked for several foundations on higher education reform, mostly in the Communist countries, and serves as a consultant for investors in emerging markets. His current projects include a history of the world, as seen from Stalin’s desk. Sounds like a good match for Bilderberg. Returning member.
Kramp-Karrenbauer, Annegret (DEU), Leader, CDU Professional politician. First time attendee. Her party is in rapid decline. They are ruining Europe with mass immigration of unskilled workers.
Krastev, Ivan (BUL), Chairman, Centre for Liberal Strategies He is a political scientist, the Chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia, permanent fellow at the IWM, Institute of Human Sciences in Vienna., and 2013-14-17 Richard von Weizsäcker fellow at the Robert Bosch Stiftung in Berlin. His books in English include “After Europe” (UPenn Press, 2017), “Democracy Disrupted. The Global Politics on Protest” (UPenn Press, May 2014), “In Mistrust We Trust: Can Democracy Survive When We Don’t Trust Our Leaders”, (TED Books, 2013); “The Anti-American Century”, co-edited with Alan McPherson, (CEU Press, 2007) and “Shifting Obsessions: Three Essays on the Politics of Anticorruption” (CEU Press, 2004). He is a co-author with Stephen Holmes of a forthcoming book on Russian politics. Invited for his expertise. First time attendee.
Kravis, Henry R. (USA), Co-Chairman and Co-CEO, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. When they bought R J Reynolds, Catherine Austin Fitts couldn’t understand how KKR could pay so much. She later learned that Reynolds sold cigarettes to terrorists and drug dealers so they could launder money. KKR takes over companies and steal their pensions. Returning member. His wife is a member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee.
Kravis, Marie-Josée (USA), President, American Friends of Bilderberg Inc.; Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee. Not attending this year dor an unknown reason.
Kristersson, Ulf (SWE), Leader of the Moderate Part. First time attendee
Kudelski, André (CHE), Chairman and CEO, Kudelski Group. Member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee. He serves on many corporate boards. He wrote this: Together with incredible opportunities come new risks, as the virtual and real world become one in the fourth industrial revolution. Read more here:
Kushner, Jared (USA), Senior Advisor to the President, The White House. Ivanka Trump’s husband. Two creditors provided Kushner Companies with more than $500 million in loans after their leaders met with Kushner in the White House. He is selling out the Palestinians to Israel. But we expected that. His father is a real estate billionaire. First time attendee.
Le Maire, Bruno (FRA), Minister of Finance. He is a French politician and former diplomat serving as Minister of the Economy and Finance since 2017. He previously served as Secretary of State for European Affairs from 2008 to 2009 and Minister of Food, Agriculture and Fishing from 2009 to 2012. First time attendee.
Leyen, Ursula von der (DEU), Federal Minster of Defence. Returning participant. She is close to Angela Merkel which is not a good position these days.
Leysen, Thomas (BEL), Chairman, KBC Group and Umicore. KBC is a large European bank based in Brussels which has expanded along with the EU into eastern Europe. Member of the Steering Committee. Umicore N.V.. formerly Union Minière, is a multinational materials technology company headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.Formed in 1989 by the merger of four companies in the mining and smelting industries, Umicore has since reshaped itself into a more technology-focused business of precious metals and the manufacture of specialised products from precious metals, cobalt, germanium, zinc, and encompassing such areas as the refining and recycling other metals.
Liikanen, Erkki (FIN), Chairman, IFRS Trustees; Helsinki Graduate School of Economics. He obtained a Master’s degree in Political Science (Economics) from the University of Helsinki in 1975. He is a Finnish social democratic politician and a former Governor of the Bank of Finland. Member of the related Trialteral Commission. First time attendee
Lund, Helge (GBR), Chairman, BP plc; Chairman, Novo Nordisk AS. He is a Norwegian businessman who has been Chairman of BP since September 2018, and a director of Schlumberger since June 2016. He is the former chief executive officer (CEO) of BG Group, Statoil and Aker Kværner. Novo Nordisk specializes in the design, production and marketing of pharmaceutical products. Gee. He is in Big Oil and in the Healthcare oligopoly. First time attendee.
Maurer, Ueli (CHE), President of the Swiss Federation and Federal Councillor of Finance. He is a member of the Swiss Federal Council. Formerly head of the Swiss Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sports, Maurer has been the head of the Federal Department of Finance since 1 January 2016. First time attendee.
Mazur, Sara (SWE), Director, Investor AB. She is a Swedish physicist, electrical engineer, and business executive. Investor AB is a Swedish investment company, founded in 1916 and still controlled by the Wallenberg family through their Foundation Asset Management company FAM. The company owns a controlling stake in several large Swedish companies with smaller positions in a number of other firms. She works for the Wallenbergs. First time attendee.
McArdle, Megan (USA), Columnist, The Washington Post. Used to work for Bloomberg View. She is a critic of Ron Paul and Obamacare. She is supposed to be a Libertarian. Returning participant. Works for Jeff Bezos so she knows who the boss is. Media gets a lot of invites. Returning participant.
McCaskill, Claire (USA), Former Senator; Analyst, NBC News. Defeated in 2018. First time attendee.
Medina, Fernando (PRT), Mayor of Lisbon. He is a Portuguese economist and politician (Socialist party). He is the current mayor of Lisbon, in office since António Costa’s resignation. First time attendee.
Micklethwait, John (USA), Editor-in-Chief, Bloomberg LP. He used to be Editor-in-Chief, The Economist which is owned by the Rothschilds. The Economist urged Iraq to attack Iran 6 months before the war started. Member of the Steering Committee.
Minton Beddoes, Zanny (GBR), Editor-in-Chief, The Economist, a Rothschild publication. Member of the Steering Committee. Mundie advocates that individuals be licensed before being allowed to use the Internet. Used to be part of Microsoft leadership. He was a scientific adviser to Obama.
Monzón, Javier (ESP), Chairman, PRISA. He is a Madrid-born economist with wide ranging professional experience in business, finance and technology. He was Director of Corporate Finance Banking at Caja Madrid and managing partner of Arthur Andersen. PRISA is the world’s leading Spanish and Portuguese-language media group in education, news and information, and entertainment. First time attendee.
Mundie, Craig J. (USA), President, Mundie & Associates. Member of the Steering Committee. Mundie advocates that individuals be licensed before being allowed to use the Internet. Used to be part of Microsoft leadership. He was a scientific adviser to Obama.
Nadella, Satya (USA), CEO, Microsoft. He is an Indian-American business executive.He currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Microsoft, succeeding Steve Ballmer in 2014. First time attendee.
Netherlands, His Majesty the King of the (NLD). His family owns a large part of Royal Dutch Shell along with the Queen of England and the Rothschilds. Forbes magazine did a puff piece and said his family only had 300 million dollars. This is not credible for a family that ruled for 200 years. His wife is prettier than most actresses in Hollywood. Her father was in the Argentinian government during the Dirty War. Europe might need men like him when the EU Rothschild experiment collapses. Returning member. His mother attended before him.
Nora, Dominique (FRA), Managing Editor, L’Obs. It was previously known as Le Nouvel Observateur (1964-2014), is a weekly French news magazine.Based in the 2nd arrondissement of Paris, it is the most prominent French general information magazine in terms of audience and circulation. First time attendee.
O’Leary, Michael (IRL), CEO, Ryanair D.A.C. Member of the Steering Committee. This guy is out spoken and funny. O’Leary jokingly described the airline’s planned business class travel experience as featuring “whores and rum”.
Pagoulatos, George (GRC), Vice-President of ELIAMEP, Professor; Athens University of Economics. He is Professor of European Politics and Economy at the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), and Visiting Professor at the College of Europe in Bruges. He is Vice President of the Athens-based Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) and sits on the Governing Boards of the Brussels-based European Policy Centre (EPC). First time attendee. He has extensive experience in providing advice and analysis on the Greek political economy
Papalexopoulos, Dimitri (GRC), CEO, TITAN Cement Company S.A. Member of the Steering Committee. Titan cement is a large international company which is expanding into the US and eastern Europe. He also appeared at Davos and likes to talk in public.
Petraeus, David H. (USA), Chairman, KKR Global Institute qhich is a Think Tank owned by KKR. They take over companies and steal their pensions. Through R J Reynolds tobacco they launder money for drug dealers and spies. Returning member. I am surprised they invited him back. But he is not the only one with a dodgy past at Bilderberg. Maybe not so surprising. His boss is head of Bilderberg USA. And he is a military expert.
Pienkowska, Jolanta (POL), Anchor woman, journalist. First time attendee.
Pompeo, Mike. He unattended unannounced. He is an American politician and attorney who, since April 2018, has served as the 70th United States Secretary of State. He is a former United States Army officer and was Director of the Central Intelligence Agency from January 2017 until April 2018. He came to Bilderberg to talk about Iran.
Pottinger, Matthew (USA), Senior Director, National Security Council. He s a former journalist and U.S. Marine Corps officer (Major). First time attendee.
Pouyanné, Patrick (FRA), Chairman and CEO, Total S.A. Total is the 4th largest oil company in the world which is why he was invited. Returning participant.
Ratas, Jüri (EST), Prime Minister. is an Estonian politician who is the current leader of the Centre Party and the current Prime Minister of Estonia.During his tenure, the Centre Party has seen a drop in popularity polls, with support hovering around 15% in May 2019, being the lowest score in at least 12 years. First time attendee. I think Bilderberg is worried about political ferment and sudden change. First time attendee.
Renzi, Matteo (ITA), Former Prime Minister; Senator, Senate of the Italian Republic. He is an opponent of Salvini, the nationalist and euro skeptic. First time attendee.
Rockström, Johan (SWE), Director, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research. He is executive director of the Stockholm Resilience Centre, and teaches natural resource management at Stockholm University. He is a strategist on how resilience can be built into land regions which are short of water, and has published over 100 papers in fields ranging from practical land and water use to global sustainability. Johan Rockström was Executive Director of the Stockholm Environment Institute from 2004-2012. Is Bilderberg trying to co-opt the Greens? First time attendee.
Rubin, Robert E. (USA), Co-Chairman Emeritus, Council on Foreign Relations; Former Treasury Secretary. He was head of Citibank’s private bank which launders drug money. In 1999 Robert Rubin, Alan Greenspan, Larry Summers (Samuelson) and Arthur Levitt told Brooksley Born of the CFTC that she could not regulate Credit Default Swaps which were faux insurance. They were unregulated and did not require the seller to set aside money to pay claims. All sales income could be paid out in bonuses allowing the taxpayer to foot the bill when it came due as it did in AIG. American taxpayers according to Obama will have to pay hundreds of trillions of dollars in CDS after the euro bonds collapse. All four of those men are Jewish. No concern to them that a billion people at some future date will starve to death. Returning member.
Rutte, Mark (NLD), Prime Minister. In 2009, Rutte stated that Holocaust denial should no longer be illegal. Returning member.
Sabia, Michael (CAN), President and CEO, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. His wife, Hilary Pearson, is the granddaughter of former Prime Minister Lester Pearson. In 2016, he was appointed as a Officer of the Order of Canada. First meeting for him. He is a billionaire regarded as a savior in Montreal where he is building a light rail system. Member of the Steering Committee.
Sanger, David E. (USA), National Security Correspondent, The New York Times. He is the chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times. A 1982 graduate of Harvard College, Sanger has been writing for the Times for 30 years covering foreign policy, globalization, nuclear proliferation, and the presidency. First time attendee.
Sarts, Janis (INT), Director, NATO StratCom Centre of Excellence. He began his career in the Ministry of Defence after graduating from the Faculty of History at the University of Latvia in 1994. Within three years, he was promoted as a director of the Defence Policy Department, where he was in charge of development and implementation of Latvia’s annual national plans for membership to NATO. In July 2015 he was appointed as Director of the NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence, based in Riga. Lots of cyber spies at Bilderberg keeping tabs on people who think bad thoughts.
Sawers, John (GBR), Executive Chairman, Newbridge Advisory. He was Chief, Secret Intelligence Service (MI6). He was a professional diplomat being neither a spy nor a warrior. Has first hand knowledge of Iran. First meeting in 2015. Joined Steering committee in 2016. They like him.
Schadlow, Nadia (USA), Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute. Member of the Steering Committee. She is a senior program officer in the International Security and Foreign Policy Program of the Smith Richardson Foundation. She has published articles about national security in the Wall Street Journal, ForeignPolicy.com, The American Interest, Parameters, War on the Rocks, and elsewhere. She has a PhD from Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. – She wrote this: Success in war ultimately depends on the consolidation of political order. Nadia Schadlow argues that the steps needed to consolidate a new political order are not separate from war. They are instead an essential component of war and victory.
Schmidt, Eric E. (USA), Technical Advisor, Alphabet Inc. Member of the Steering Committee. Google is big at Bilderberg. They like to spy on us but he makes women wear masks in public when he is dating. Google execs have a bad history of relations with women. He thinks self-driving cars and trucks will be here in 5 years. Maybe not. They have a lot of crashes. Seems computers can’t figure out human drivers. Computers expect rationality from humans. Google was created by DARPA and SRI and then given to two Jewish men who became instant billionaires.
Scholten, Rudolf (AUT), President, Bruno Kreisky Forum for International Dialogue. He is a Social Democrat. They lost control of Austria. He was head of the Austrian Central Bank. The Great Depression did not get going until the Rothschild owned Credit Anstalt bank of Vienna collapsed on May 11, 1931. It had too many eastern European bad debts. This man is not a professional banker. He is a member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee.
Seres, Silvija (NOR), Independent Investor. Silvija Seres is a mathematician and a technology investor. She has worked on algorithm research in Oxford, development for the search engine Alta Vista in Palo Alto, strategic leadership in Fast Search and Transfer in Oslo and Boston, and later in Microsoft. She now works as a board member in several major companies such as the Oslo Stock Exchange and DNV-GL, and as an active investor in several startup companies. First time attendee.
Shafik, Minouche (GBR), Director, The London School of Economics and Political Science. Dame Nemat Talaat Shafik, DBE is an Egyptian-born British-American economist who served as the Deputy Governor of the Bank of England and has served as the director of the London School of Economics since September 2017. First time attendee. Another Banker.
Sikorski, Radoslaw (POL), MP, European Parliament. He made uncomplimentary comments about the US in a bugged conversation. He was in charge of the Oxford Debate club. He was a member of the Bullingdon group, a very despicable bunch. David Cameron was a member. He worked at AEI while in America. They are pro-Globalist and supposedly conservative group. Returning participant. He is a new member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee.
(USA), Strategist, New America. is an American political scientist, an international relations scholar and a specialist on 21st century warfare.He is currently Strategist for the New America Foundation and a contributing editor for Popular Science. The New America Foundationfocuses on a range of public policy issues, including national security studies, technology, asset building, health, gender, energy, education, and the economy. The organization is based in Washington, D.C., with additional offices in New York City, Chicago, and Sacramento. Another curent affairs political expert. First time attendee.
Sitti, Metin (TUR), Professor, Koç University; Director, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems. The Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems has campuses in Stuttgart and Tübingen. The institute combines – within one center – theory, software, and hardware expertise in the research field of intelligent systems. More AI experts. First time attendee.
Snyder, Timothy (USA), Richard C. Levin Professor of History, Yale University. He is an American author and historian specializing in the history of Central and Eastern Europe, and the Holocaust. He is a Permanent Fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna. Snyder is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Conscience of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. First time attendee.
Solhjell, Bård Vegar (NOR), CEO, WWF – Norway. He is a former Norwegian politician for the Socialist Left Party. He served as Minister of Education (K–12) from 2007 to 2009, and as Minister of the Environment from 2012 to 2013, both in Stoltenberg’s Second Cabinet. First time attendee.
Stoltenberg, Jens (INT), Secretary General, NATO. Returning participant. He skipped 2016. He was twice PM of Norway. In 2011, Stoltenberg received the United Nations (UN) Champion of Global Change Award in New York City. That is a black mark in my book. Another military expert.
Suleyman, Mustafa (GBR), Co-Founder, Deepmind. Mustafa Suleyman is co-founder and Head of Applied AI at DeepMind, where he is responsible for the application of DeepMind’s technology to real-world problems, as part of DeepMind’s commitment to use intelligence to make the world a better place. In February 2016 he launched DeepMind Health, which builds clinician-led technology in the NHS. That is what we need. AI running healthcare. The company is building AI systems that have to potential to outperform humans . Bilderberg is serious about AI.
Supino, Pietro (CHE), Publisher and Chairman, Tamedia Group. Tamedia AG is a media company headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. Through a portfolio of daily and weekly newspapers, magazines and digital platforms, as well as own printing facilities, it is the largest media group in the country. First time attendee.
Teuteberg, Linda (DEU), General Secretary, Free Democratic Party. FDP are a cross between nationalists and libertarians. First time attendee.
Thiam, Tidjane (CHE), CEO, Credit Suisse Group AG. He was appointed the chief executive officer (CEO) of Swiss investment bank and financial services company, Credit Suisse Group AG on 10 March 2015. An hour after his appointment was announced, the company stock increased by 7.5%. During his first two years, he led the bank through a restructuring process cutting costs and jobs. He is an African from the Ivory Coast. First time attendee.
Thiel, Peter (USA), President, Thiel Capital. He is bringing in the younger crowd of high tech billionaires the CIA and NSA will need to end anonymity on the Internet and then close down free speech. It should be noted that he is not an engineer. He is a lawyer and Stanford graduate. He worked as a derivatives trader and runs a Hedge Fund. He owned 10.2% of Facebook pre IPO. Thiel is a founder of PayPal which shuts down service to those who practice free speech on the Internet. He was an early investor in Facebook which legally should never had been offered as an IPO at anything above a dollar a share. PayPal has been linked by John Cruz to money laundering. He is a Libertarian. He defended Trump during the elections. He said: “Everyone says Trump is going to change everything way too much,” says the famed venture capitalist, contrarian and member of the Trump transition team. “Well, maybe Trump is going to change everything way too little. That seems like the much more plausible risk to me.” He is a member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee.
Trzaskowski, Rafal (POL), Mayor of Warsaw. He is also a political scientist specializing in European studies.He served as a Member of the European Parliament (2009-2014), Minister of Administration and Digitization (2013-2014) as well as the Secretary of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland (2014-2015). On 18 February 2019, he signed the LGBT Declaration, which is aimed at fighting discrimination of the LGBT community and provides guidance in such areas as security, education, culture, sport, administration, and work.
Tucker, Mark (GBR), Group Chairman, HSBC Holding plc. Former footballer. Became an accountant. · HSBC’s handling of Chapo Guzman’s blood money had no impact on the bank: Maybe not. They began laundering heroin money during the Opium wars. First time attendee. Another Banker.
Tugendhat, Tom (GBR), MP, Conservative Party. Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Georg John Tugendhat is a British Conservative Party politician and former Army officer. He has been the Member of Parliament for Tonbridge and Malling since May 2015. Since 12 July 2017, Tugendhat serves as chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee. Tugendhat studied Theology at the University of Bristol, before doing a Masters in Islamic studies at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge and learning Arabic in Yemen. First time attendee.
Turpin, Matthew (USA), Director for China, National Security Council. He co-ordinates policy on China for several agencies. He is inside the Trump admin. Bilderberg needs inside knowledge of the US policy to China. Returning member.
Uhl, Jessica (NLD), CFO and Financial Director, Royal Dutch Shell plc. She took over as CFO of Shell, the $311 billion energy giant, in early 2017. She was a relative unknown at the time, having previously held various finance roles at the Dutch oil major. First time attendee.
Vestergaard Knudsen, Ulrik (DNK), Deputy Secretary-General, OECD. First time attendee.
Walker, Darren (USA), President, Ford Foundation. Walker is a fellow of the Institute for Urban Design, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a board member of the Arcus Foundation, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Friends of the High Line, and the Foundation for Art and Preservation in Embassies. He has been a teacher of housing, law and urban development at the New York University School of Law and the Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. He is co-chair of the New York Public Library Council.He is board of directors vice-chairman at the New York City Ballet. In 2018, Walker joined the board of directors of the Committee to Protect Journalists.He is black and gay. First time attendee.
Wallenberg, Marcus (SWE), Chairman, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB. He is a member of the famous Wallenberg family which was Jewish at one time. He is a Director of several banks and of Coca-Cola. He is a member of the Steering Committee.
Wolf, Martin H. (GBR), Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times. He is a committed Globalist. And he is Jewish. As a young man, he worried about the economic conditions of the 1930s that created the war. He should read my essays which give solutions other than more debts and more spending to solve our current crisis. Also in references is my article on Debt Cancellation. Returning member.
Zeiler, Gerhard (AUT), Chief Revenue Officer, WarnerMedia. He used to run the German media group RTL. Media is important to Bilderberg. They need to control the minds of the proletariat. Remember Zbigniew Brzezinski’s famous quote. “It used to be easier to control a million people than to kill them. Now it is far easier to kill a million people than to control them. He died recently. Nobody in the media quoted that one. Returning member.
Zetsche, Dieter (DEU), Former Chairman, Daimler AG. Has a PHD in electrical engineering. Rose through the ranks at Daimler. First time attendee.
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