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Francisco Javier Solana Madariaga

Francisco Javier Solana Madariaga

President of the ESADE Centre for Global Economy and Geopolitics

Javier Solana is president of the ESADE Centre for Global Economy and Geopolitics (Barcelona-Madrid) and vice-president of ISGlobal’s board of trustees. He is also a distinguished fellow in foreign policy at the Brookings Institution in Washington DC, a Fisher Family Fellow at Harvard, president of the Aspen Institute España, honorary president of the Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue in Geneva, and a board member of the International Crisis Group, the European Council on Foreign Relations, and Human Rights Watch. He is also a senior visiting professor at the London School of Economics, where he was awarded an Honorary Degree in December 2010.