Friends of stars

We would be pleased to welcome you in our exclusive circle.

Benefits and Contribution for Friends of stars: Factsheet

Exclusive Friends of stars meetings




  • 14 May: Urs Schoettli, Consultant on Asian Affairs, former East-Asia Correspondent of Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Tokyo/Zurich Sponsor: Marcel Stalder, EY Switzerland
  • 9 August: Joerg Wuttke, President, Chief Representative BASF China, President European Union Chamber of Commerce in China (2014-2017), Member of the stars International Board, Beijing
    Sponsor: Markus Neuhaus, PwC
  • 21 September: Ivan N. Timofeev, Director, Programmes, Russian International Affairs Council; Director, Euro-Atlantic Security Programme, Valdai Discussion Club, Moscow
  • 22 September: Ivo H. Daalder, President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Former US Ambassador to NATO (2009-2013), Former Director for European Affairs at the National Security Council (1995-1997), Chicago, United States
  • 25 September: Volker Perthes, Director and Executive Chairman of the Board, German Institute for International and Security Affairs (Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, SWP); Senior Advisor to the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria and Chairperson of the Ceasefire Task Force for Syria, International Syria Support Group; Member, stars Scientific Board, Berlin/Geneva
    Sponsor: Adriano B. Lucatelli, Descartes Finance AG


  • 21 September: Brian Hanson, Vice President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Chicago, United States
    Sponsor: Christoph Schmid, Wenger Vieli AG
  • 6 April: Siong Guan Lim, Advisor to the GIC Exectutive Committee Singapore, and Memeber of the stars International Board
    Sponsor: Thomas Sauber, Lustenberger Rechtsanwälte
  • 31 March: Huang Jing, Lee Foundation Professor on US-China Relations, Director, Centre on Asia and Globalization, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, Singapore