Advisory Board for the Southeast Asia Program
The Advisory Board for the Southeast Asia Program consists of a group of prestigious leaders whose mission is to contribute input, resources, and advice to support and strengthen the research and programming efforts of the Chair. In addition to having special access to CSIS programs, the Board’s members are updated regularly on the work and progress of the Chair and consulted on an ad hoc basis based on their specific expertise. Members also convene in engagements with U.S. and Asian heads of state, ministers, and on other important programs at CSIS.
Advisory Board Members:
- Mr. Ernest Z. Bower, Chair of the Advisory Board; Former CSIS Southeast Asia Program; President and CEO, BowerGroupAsia
- The Hon. Richard Armitage, Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State; President, Armitage International
- The Hon. Christopher Bond, Former U.S. Senator; Chairman & Partner, Kit Bond Strategies
- The Hon. Ralph Boyce, Former U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for East Asia and Pacific Affairs & Former U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia and Thailand; President for Southeast Asia, The Boeing Company
- The Hon. William Cohen, Former U.S. Senator and former Secretary of Defense; Chairman & CEO, The Cohen Group
- Mr. Antonio O. Cojuangco, Chairman, The Philippine Trade Foundation, Inc.
- Mr. Hashim Djojohadikusumo, Chairman, Arsari Djojohadikusumo Foundation
- The Hon. Henrietta Holsman Fore, Former Administrator of USAID and Former Director of United States Foreign Assistance; Chairman & CEO, Holsman International
- Mr. Evan Greenberg, Chairman & CEO, Chubb Group
- Mr. Maurice R. Greenberg, Chairman & CEO, C.V. Starr & Co. Inc.
- Mr. Jon Huenemann, Vice President for U.S. & International Affairs, Philip Morris International
- Adm. Timothy Keating, Former Commander, U.S. Pacific Command and U.S. Northern Command and NORAD
- Adm. Samuel Locklear, Former Commander, U.S. Pacific Command and U.S. Naval Forces Europe
- Mr. Iain McLaughlin, President for ASEAN Business Unit, Coca-Cola
- Ms. Melody Meyer, Former President, Chevron Asia Pacific Exploration and Production Company
- Mr. Derwin Pereira, Founder & CEO, Pereira International Pte Ltd
- Ms. Katherine Pickus, Divisional Vice President for Global Citizenship & Policy, Abbott Laboratories
- Tan Sri Dato' Seri Shahril bin Shamsuddin, President and Group CEO, SapuraKencana Petroleum
- Dr. Timothy Shriver, Chairman, Special Olympics
- Mr. Edward Tortorici, Executive Director, First Pacific Company Limited
Full biographies for the Advisory Board are available here.