UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)


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Advisory Board



Robert Brinkley CMG
Chairman, Steering Committee, Ukraine Forum, Chatham House
Former British High Commissioner to Pakistan
Former British Ambassador to Ukraine

External Advisors:


Baroness Smith of Newnham, Julie Smith
House of Lords 
Fellow of Robinson College and Director of the European Centre, Cambridge University

Jonathan Cohen
Executive Director, Conciliation Resources

Mary Dejevsky
Columnist and writer, the Independent and The Guardian

Guy Harington
Former Director, Promsvyazbank PJSC

Martin Harris OBE 
Director, Eastern Europe and Central Asia Directorate, Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Peter Magyar
Lawyer and founder of Magyar & Co

Kate Mallinson
Associate Fellow of the Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House

Jenny Norton
Head of Russian Service, BBC

Jonathan Steele
Communicator and Former Senior Foreign Correspondent, The Guardian