PEOPLE

Council

HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal

iQ Council Overseer

His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal is an iQ Council Overseer. He is a globally recognised figure in international…

Sheikh Ahmed Zaki Yamani

iQ Council Overseer

Sheikh Ahmed Zaki Yamani is an iQ Council Overseer. He is a distinguished former Minister of Petroleum and Mineral…

The Rt. Hon. Lord Woolf of Barnes CH

iQ Council Overseer

The Rt. Hon. Lord Woolf of Barnes CH is an iQ Council Overseer. He is the former Lord Chief Justice of England…

HRH Prince Hamzah bin Al Hussein

iQ Council Overseer

His Royal Highness Prince Hamzah bin Al Hussein is an iQ Council Overseer. He is a globally recognised…

President Carlos Salinas

iQ Council Overseer

President Carlos Salinas is an iQ Council Overseer. He was President of Mexico from 1988 to 1994. His presidential term was…

Prof. Dr. Malik R. Dahlan

Principal

Prof. Dr. Malik R. Dahlan is Principal of iQ’s Advisory Council. He is a multi-jurisdictional legal practitioner and a transnational…

Dr. Rabea Dahlan

iQ Council Overseer

Dr. Dahlan is an iQ Council Overseer. He is a reputed Meccan with a long distinguished career in civil service…

Professor Louise Richardson

iQ Council Overseer

Professor Louise Richardson is an iQ Council Overseer. She became Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford on 1 January 2016…

Dean Adil Najam

iQ Council Overseer

Dr. Adil Najam (عادل نجم) is an iQ Council Overseer. He is the inaugural Dean of the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies…

Professor Melani Cammett

iQ Council Overseer

Professor Melani Cammett is an iQ Council Overseer. She is Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs in the Department of…

Ambassador Bilahari Kausikan

iQ Council Overseer

Ambassador Bilahari Kausikan is an iQ Council Overseer. He is currently Ambassador-at-Large in the Ministry of Foreign…

Neal F. Grenley

iQ Council Overseer

Neal F. Grenley is an iQ Council Overseer. He is an expert in corporate and commercial law…

Ambassador Muhamad Noor Yacob

iQ Council Overseer

Ambassador Muhamad Noor Yacob is an iQ Council Overseer. He is the Executive Director of the…

In Memoriam

Professor Stanley Hoffmann
(1928–2015)

Professor Stanley Hoffmann (27 November 1928 – 13 September 2015) was a member of iQ’s Advisory Council…

Professor Detlev Vagts
(1929-2013)

The late Professor Detlev Vagts was a founding member of iQ’s Advisory Council. He was one of the…

iPlatform Board

John Bellinger

Honorary Member

John Bellinger is an Honorary Member of the iPlatform Board. He is a Partner at the US law…

Dr. Mark Ellis

Global Advisor

Dr. Mark Ellis is a member of the iPlatform Board and Global Advisor. He is Executive Director at the International Bar Association…

Marjan Faraidooni

Global Advisor

Marjan Faraidooni is a member of the iPlatform Board and Global Advisor. As Chief Pavilions and Exhibitions Officer at Expo 2020 Dubai…

Professor Sir Malcolm Grant CBE

Honorary Member

Professor Sir Malcolm Grant CBE is an Honorary Member of the iPlatform Board. He is a barrister, environmental lawyer…

Sharon Jones

Global Advisor

Sharon Jones is a member of the iPlatform Board and Global Advisor. Ms. Jones has practiced law and been a community leader…

Alex Just

Chair

Alex Just is Chair of the iPlatform Board and Global Advisor. He has transitioned from law to high-level strategic communications…

Wolf von Kumberg

Global Advisor

Wolf von Kumberg is a member of the iPlatform Board and Global Advisor. He has over 30 years of international legal, compliance…

Professor David Mednicoff

Rule of Law

Professor David Mednicoff is an iPlatform Academic Fellow. He is also the chair of the Department of Judaic and Near Eastern Studies…

Sir Bernard Rix

Honorary Member

Sir Bernard Rix is an Honorary Member of the iPlatform Board. He is an international arbitrator and a former Lord Justice…

Sarah Yamani

Global Advisor

Sarah Yamani is a member of the iPlatform Board and Global Advisor. She is an investment advisor with Windlesham Advisors…

Fellows

iQ Fellows

Professor Ahmad Ahmad

Islamic Governance

Professor Ahmad Ahmad is a Senior Fellow of iQ (Islamic Governance). He is professor of religious studies at the University of…

Dr. Arvid Bell

Negotiation

Dr. Arvid Bell is a Fellow of iQ (Negotiation). He is a scholar and entrepreneur specialising in complex conflict analysis, negotiation…

Dr. Neville Bolt

Strategic Defence Communications

Dr. Neville Bolt is a Senior Fellow of iQ (Strategic Defence Communications). He is the Director of the King’s Centre for Strategic …

Andrew Clarke

Investment Protection

Andrew Clarke is a Senior Fellow of iQ (Investment Protection). 35 years’ experience in the energy industry working both as an in-house…

Professor Colleen Graffy

International Law

Professor Colleen Graffy is a Fellow of iQ (International Law). She is a law professor at Pepperdine Caruso School…

Dr. Noora Lori

Youth & Population

Dr. Noora Lori is a Fellow of iQ (Youth & Population). She is Academy Scholar at the Weatherhead Center for International and Area…

Professor Spyros Maniatis

Legal

Professor Maniatis is a Senior Fellow of iQ (Legal). He joined BIICL as Director in September 2018. He was previously Professor of Intellectual…

Dr. Lulwa Al Misnad

Commerce & Industry

Dr. Lulwa Al Misnad is a Fellow of iQ (Commerce and Industry). She is the founding partner of her own Qatar law practice…

Victoria Preston

Public Affairs

Victoria Preston is a Fellow of iQ (Public Affairs). She has provided strategic communications advice to private and public sector clients for…

Professor Cindy Skach

Constitutional Law

Professor Cindy Skach is a Fellow of iQ (Constitutional Law). She is a Professor of Law at King’s College London. She was formerly Professor…

Dr. Sven Spengemann

International Organisation

Dr. Sven Spengemann is a Fellow of iQ (International Organisation). He is currently a BMO Visiting Fellow…

Associate Fellows

Chris Campbell-Holt

Legal Consultant

Chris Campbell-Holt is an Associate Fellow of iQ (Legal consultant). He has worked in the UK, US and Middle East. He has contributed…

Mustafa Khedewi

Research

Mustafa Khedewi is an Associate Fellow of iQ (Research). He has multidisciplinary educational and work experience. Currently, he is a Ph.D…

Rundong (Leo) Liu

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Leo Liu is an Associate Fellow of iQ (Alternative Dispute Resolution). He served as the Chief Representative of Singapore…

Jay Mens

Editor iQ Briefs

Jay Mens is an Associate Fellow of iQ and is the Editor of iQPolicy. He is the Executive Director of the Middle East and North Africa Forum…