GLS 2012

  • Dima Alfaham (United Arab Emirates) Chief of Staff (to Ambassador), UAE Embassy in Washington, D.C.
  • Mina Al-Oraibi (Iraq/United Kingdom) Assistant Editor-in-Chief, Asharq Alawsat (London)
  • Jarrah Alsabah (Kuwait) Diplomat, Offices of the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Minster of State for Cabinet Affairs
  • Paul Ammer (Germany) Consultant, Control Risks Group
  • Emiel de Bont (Netherlands) Deputy Head of Mission, Dutch Embassy in Tel Aviv
  • Sansão Buque (Mozambique) Press Adviser, Ministry of Women and Social Action
  • Nomhle Canca (South Africa) Chief Albert Luthuli Foundation; Group CEO, One Stone Capital; Founder/CEO, Canca Financial Service Ltd.
  • Charles Adeyemi Candide- Johnson (Nigeria) Senior Partner, Strachan Partners
  • Akunna Cook (United States) Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State; Rusk Fellow at Georgetown University’s Institute for the Study of Diplomacy
  • Dima Faisal Haddadin (Jordan) Policy Analyst, Economic Affairs Directorate in the Royal Hashemite Court
  • Nicolas Ibargüen (Colombia) Publisher, PODER Magazine, Grupo Televisa; Director of the Planet Initiative, Americas Business Council
  • Abid Hussain Imam (Pakistan) Assistant Professor, Law and Policy Department, Lahore University of Management Sciences; Head of the LUMS Internet and Law Initiative; Legal Consultant to the LUMS Development Policy Research Center
  • Mahrukh Inayet (India) Course Director, STUDIO TALK
  • Elizabeth Linder (United States) Politics and Government Specialist, Facebook (London)
  • Farida Loudaya (Morocco) Director of American Affairs, Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Eugenio Martínez Bravo (Spain) Managing Partner, Kreab Gavin Anderson Iberia; Founder/President, Plataforma Blanca
  • David Mendelson (United Kingdom) Deputy Director for New Ventures, Total E&P (France)
  • Sherin Farouk Mishriky (Egypt) Consultant, CID Consulting
  • Futhi Mtoba (South Africa) Chair, Africa Board of Business Unity South Africa
  • Nzan Ogbe (Nigeria) Special Adviser, Governorship of the Cross River State in Nigeria
  • Asishana B. Okauru (Nigeria) Director General, Nigeria Governors’ Forum
  • Alain Olivier (Canada), Director, Quebec Government Office in Washington, D.C.
  • Hernando Otero (Colombia) Principal, 1492 Americas
  • Jose A. Palma (Peru) Vice President and General Counsel, Hochschild Mining
  • Patrick Robinson (United Kingdom) Director of Business and Human Rights, Yahoo!
  • Louise Roug Bokkenheuser (Denmark) Foreign Editor, Newsweek and Daily Beast
  • Sami Sillanpää (Finland) Foreign Editor, Helsingin Sanomat
  • Elizabeth Williams (United States) Country Advisor, Bureau of Global Health, U.S. Agency for International Development