The Young Strategic Leaders Forum aims to create a space of discussion and a work group for young professionals of the Aspen and GMF Fellows and Alumni communities that are committed to generate innovative and up-to-date analysis, and to contribute with groundbreaking perspectives and strategies in areas like foreign affairs, international relations, global economics and international public policy. This initiative aims to create practical contributions to the rotating presidency of the Council of the EU, with an ultimate goal of creating a community.

List of Participants:

Cristian-Mihai Adomnitei, Health Care, Managing Partner

Florin-Alexandru Alexe, PNL, Vice-President

Ana Atanasiu, Attorney at law, Ana Atanasiu law practice

Olivia Baciu, PartnersGlobal, International Development Consultant and Trainer

Haris Bilalovic, BHRT, Editor & Presenter

Andreea Braga, Centrul FILIA, Executive Director

Victoria Bucataru, Foreign Policy Association of Moldova, Executive Director

Ana Bulgar, Black Button Books, Co-Founder

Nadina Busuioc, Procter & Gamble, Supply Chain Analytics Leader for Europe, India, middle East and Africa

Cristina Buzasu, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Manager

Liviu Cadariu, Let’s Do It Romania, Coordinator Logistics

Mihaita Cazacu, OMV Petrom, Senior Expert

Radu Ciocoiu, Raiffeisen Bank Romania, Head of Agribusiness & Food-Large Corporate Clients

Adrian Dan, Independent Researcher

Mihai Danila, Goldman Sachs Director

Diana Dragos, Aid Officer, Unit for Development Assistance-Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Maria Duduman, Raiffeisen Bank Romania, Head of Corporate Treasury Sales

Lucian Dumbravieanu, EBRD - European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Principal Banker– Manufacturing and Services

Razvan Dumitrescu, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Local Curency & Capital Markets Development Associate

Shalva Dzidziguri, Strategic Capacity Group, Case Study Researcher on Defense Institution Building

Yasen Georgiev, Economic Policy Institute, Executive Director

Alexandru Giboi, Agerpres, Director general

Cristian Ghita, Romanian Parliament, Parliamentary Counselor

Igor Goncharenko, Pact, Anti-Corruption Expert

Oana Claudia Iacob, Japan Tobacco International, Public affairs manager

Bogdan Ioan, Aviziero, Managing Partner

Dominik Jankowski, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Security Policy Department, Warsaw (Poland), Head of OSCE and Eastern Security Unit

Alexandra Carmen, Lancranjan, National Anticorruption Directorate, Prosecutor

Robert Lupitu, Calea Europeana, Deputy Editor in Chief & Columnist

Vlad Alexandru Mixich, The Romanian Health Observatory, Executive Director

Madalina Mocan, CSD- Centrul pentru Studiul Democratiei, PHD Researcher

Florin Nita, European Commission, Member of the “Security Union Task Force”

Radu Adrian Oprea, National Council for SMEs, Romania, Vice-President

Florin Pasatoiu, University of Craiova, Lecturer, PHD

Adelin Petrisor, AP, Freelance Journalist

Ovidiu Portariuc, Public Finances Ministry, Counselor

Diana Rusu, Spherik Accelerator, Business Development Manager

Adriana Sadeanu, Axis Media Production, Founder & CEO

Carolina Sclifos, Young European Ambassadors, Young European Ambassador

Muzaffer Senel, Istanbul Sehir University, Assist.Prof. & Director of the CEMTS

Elena Solomon, Business Specialist

Sebastian Mihai Staicu, BCR, Specialized Finance Manager, Energy & Infrastructure Finance

David Timis, World Economic Forum Global Shaper & Google, Growth Engine Manager

Irina Tkeshelashvili, Assistant to Coordinator, L.Kirkland Scholarship Program, Wroclaw

Alex Traila, EU affairs and policy consultant, Romanian Film Centre; Artistic Director, European Film Festival

Roxana Voicu-Dorobantu, ASE, Associate Professor

Iohana Voicu, Romania-Turkmenistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Official Representative

Michel Sciscioli, Sogin, Deputy Director