The jury, appointed by the Tällberg Foundation’s Board of Directors, selects the Tällberg / Eliasson Global Leadership Prize winners. Jury members, who are global leaders in their own right, are drawn from a wide variety of national, cultural, and professional backgrounds; jury membership is substantially renewed every year. Each jury develops its own criteria within the broad purposes that have been laid out by the Board.
Mexico; Federal Congresswoman, President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, Geneva.
U.S. and India; Scholar focused on art, culture, policy, and women’s rights; Columbia University.
United States; Policy advisor and author focused on global environmental and philanthropic policy issues.
Egypt; Former Foreign Minister and Founding Dean, School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, The American University in Cairo.
Kuwait; An elected MP in the Parliament of Kuwait, an accomplished businesswoman and investment banker.
United States; Photojournalist, co-founder & director of the VII Photo Agency; co-director of the VII Foundation.
Singapore; Ambassador to the United States and career diplomat.
United States; Chairman, Tällberg Foundation, Senior Adviser, Kissinger Associates and strategy consultant.
Kenya and Morocco; COO at Africa 50 Infrastructure Fund, senior business & human relations executive public & private sectors.
Founder, Leading Ventures and Board Member, Tällberg Foundation, The Netherlands.
Curator, educator, and publisher in the field of visual art; Board Member, Tällberg Foundation; Turkey/Netherlands
Writer, television maker, literary curator and honorary fellow at the University of Amsterdam; Morocco and The Netherlands
Board Member, Tällberg Foundation and Former Ambassador of Costa Rica to the United States
Chief Executive Officer at Core Strategy Group and Co-Founder of Sawyer/Miller Strategic Consulting Group, US
NHK Senior commentator on International Affairs and NHK World Senior Producer, Japan