Yearly Archives: 2014

Exclusive interview with leading geopolitical speaker General Sir Rupert Smith: “The West has no clear strategy to tackle ISIS”

Oct 9, 2014

General Sir Rupert Smith, former Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe of NATO, is a senior international authority on defence, security and strategy. In an exclusive interview with Chartwell, Sir Rupert gives his take on the West’s strategy towards ISIS – or lack thereof – and whether the West has got it right, following Britain’s recent

2 Boys in a Boat voted JustGiving’s Endurance Fundraisers of the Year!

Oct 9, 2014

As proud sponsors of this epic achievement, Chartwell are pleased to announce that the 2 Boys in a Boat were recently voted JustGiving’s Endurance Fundraisers of the Year! Having set a World Record, becoming the youngest pair to row the Atlantic, the 2 Boys have raised £314,861 to date for Breast Cancer Care, fighting off fierce competition from

Martin Jacques and Steve Tsang, expert speakers on China’s affairs, weigh in on Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution

Oct 6, 2014

Tens of thousands of Hong Kong students are currently protesting for more political freedom in the streets of China’s most international city. Here are two interesting perspectives on this “Umbrella Revolution”, from two expert speakers on China’s affairs: Martin Jacques is a Senior Fellow at the Department of Politics and International Studies, Cambridge University, and best-selling author of

Dominique de Villepin: “Choose weapons of peace over the rhetoric of war to eliminate Islamist violence”

Oct 6, 2014

Writing in the Financial Times, former Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of France Dominique de Villepin argues that the West has to do what it takes to eliminate Islamist violence. Following the barbaric murder of Alan Henning, Dominique believes there is a fresh call for more efficiency in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and

Prospect Editor and political analyst Bronwen Maddox on UK politics, ISIS and the outlook for the West

Oct 3, 2014

Bronwen Maddox, former Foreign Affairs Editor of the Times and now Editor of London-based Prospect magazine analyses the nexus between finance, geopolitics and security. Recently returned from the US where she interviewed former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger (pictured above), Bronwen speaks to Chartwell’s Alex Hickman about the legacy of the Scottish referendum and the outlook for the

Exclusive Interview with Sebastian Mallaby: “Policymakers should be celebrating hedge funds”

Sep 19, 2014

Chartwell’s latest podcast features an exclusive interview with Sebastian Mallaby, an experienced journalist, popular public speaker and the Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics at the Council on Foreign Relations. Focusing the discussion around his best-selling book – “More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite” (2010) – Sebastian explains

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