1989 Bilderberg Meeting Participant List

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12-14 May 1989

Lord Roll of Ipsden*
President, S.G. Warburg Group plc

Lord Carrington
Chairman of the Board, Christie’s International plc; Former Secretary General, NATO

Victor Halberstadt*
Professor of Public Finance, Leyden University

Theodore L. Eliot, Jr.*
Senior Research Fellow, Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University

Conrad J. Oort*
Member of the Board, Algemene Bank Nederland N.V.;
Professor of Money and Banking, University of Limburg

ITA Giovanni Agnelli** Chairman, Fiat S.p.A.
DEN Tage Andersen* Managing Director and Chief Executive, Den Danske Bank
USA Dwayne O. Andreas Chairman, Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Inc.
UK Paddy Ashdown Member of Parliament; Leader of the Social and Liberal Democrats
USA George W. Ball** Former Under-Secretary of State
POR Francisco Pinto Balsemao* Professor of Mass Communication, New University, Lisbon; Chairman, SOJORNAL; Former Prime Minister
NETH Relus ter Beek Member of Parliament; Labour Party Spokesman on International Affairs
CAN Michel F. Belanger Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, National Bank of Canada
USA Jack F. Bennett* Former Director and Senior Vice President, Exxon Corporation; Former Under-Secretary of the Treasury for Monetary Affairs
USA Lloyd M. Bentsen, Jr. U.S. Senator (Democrat, Texas)
NETH Ernst H. van der Beugel** Emeritus Professor of International Relations, Leyden University; Director of Companies
TUR Selahattin Beyazit* Director of Companies
ICE Bjorn Bjarnason Assistant Editor-in-Chief, “Morgunbladid”
CAN Conrad M. Black* Chairman, Argus Corporation Ltd.
SWE Hans Blix Director General, The International Atomic Energy Agency
SPA Miguel Boyer Salvador Chairman, Cartera Central; Former Minister of Economy and Finance
TUR Ali Bozer Deputy Prime Minister
ITA Enrico Braggiotti Chairman of the Board, Banca Commerciale Italiana
USA Willard C. Butcher Chairman, The Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A.
GRE Costa Carras* Director of Companies
SPA Jaime Carvajal Urquijo* Chairman and General Manager, Iberfomento
SPA Juan Luis Cebrian Chief Executive Officer, PRISA (El Pais)
TUR Ismail Cem Member of Parliament (Social Democratic Populist Party)
USA Charles H. Dallara Assistant Secretary Designate of the Treasury for International Affairs
USA Kenneth W. Dam* Vic President, Law and External Relations, IBM Corporation; Former Deputy Secretary of State
FRG Herta Daubler-Gmelin Member of Parliament; Deputy Chairwoman, SPD
BEL Etienne Davignon* Director, Societe Generale de Belgique; Former Member of the Commission of European Communities
SPA Guillermo de la Dehesa Chief Executive, Banco Pastor; Former Secretary of State for Economy and Finance
DEN Aage Deleuran Editor-in-Chief, “Berlingske Tidende”
CAN Marie-Josee Drouin Executive Director, Hudson Institute of Canada
INT Arthur Dunkel Director General, General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
FIN Casimir Ehrnrooth Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kymmene Corporation
USA William T. Esrey President and Chief Executive Officer, United Telecommunications, Inc. and U.S. Sprint
LUX Colette Flesch Chairman, Democratic Party; Former Minister for Foreign Affairs
INT John R. Galvin Supreme Allied Commander Europe, SHAPE
ITA Raoul Gardini Chairman, Ferruzzi Group
UK Timothy J. Garton Ash St. Antony’s College, Oxford; Foreign Editor, “The Spectator”
FRG Michaela Geiger Member of Parliament; CDU/CSU Foreign Policy Spokesman
SPA Felipe Gonzalez Prime Minister
SPA Fernando I. Gonzalez Laxe Chairman, Government of Galicia
CAN Allan E. Gotlieb William Lyon Mackenzie King Visiting Professor of Canadian Studies, The Center for International Affairs, Harvard University
USA Maurice R. Greenberg President, American International Group, Inc.
USA William E. Griffith Professor of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
SWE Sten Gustafsson* Chairman of the Board, SAAB-SCANIA AB
INT Francois Heisbourg Director, The International Institute for Strategic Studies
FIN Jaakko Iloniemi* Member of the Management Board, Union Bank of Finland; Former Ambassador to the United States of America
AUS Peter Jankowitsch* Chairman, Committee on Foreign Relations, Austrian National Assembly; Former Minister for Foreign Affairs
USA Vernon E. Jordan, Jr.* Partner, Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld (Attorneys-at-Law); Former President, National Urban League
USA Thomas H. Kean Governor of the State of New Jersey
SWI Christian H. Kind Foreign Editor, “Neue Zurcher Zeitung”
USA Henry A. Kissinger* Former Secretary of State; Chairman, Kissinger Associates, Inc.
UK Andrew Knight* Chief Executive, The Daily Telegraph plc
INT Max Kohnstamm** Secretary General, Action Committee for Europe; Former President, European University Institute
AUS Josef Krainer Governor of Styria
SWI Alex Krauer Chairman and Managing Director, Ciba-Geigy Limited
FRA Marc Ladreit de Lacharriere* Director and First Executive Vice President, L’Oreal
NETH Cees J. A. van Lede President, Federation of Netherlands Industries VNO
SWI Franz J. Lutolf* Former General Manager and Member of the Executive Board, Swiss Bank Corporation
POR Rui Machete Chairman, Constitutional Revision Parliamentary Commission; President, Portuguese-American Foundation; Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice
CAN Paul D. Manson Chief of the Defence Staff
SPA Carlos March Delgado Chairman, Banco Urquijo Unyon; Vice Chairman, Juan March Foundation
BEL Wilfred Martens Prime Minister
USA Charles McC. Mathias, Jr.* Partner, Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue; Former U.S. Senator (Republican, Maryland)
FRA Thierry de Montbrial* Director, French Institute of International Relations; Professor of Economics, Ecole Polytechnique
ITA Mario Monti* Professor of Economics, Bocconi University, Milan; Vice Chairman, Banca Commerciale Italiana
NETH Her Majesty The Queen of the Netherlands
NETH His Royal Highness Prince Claus of the Netherlands
ITA Filippo M. Pandolfi Vice President, Commission of the European Communities
GRE Theodore Papalexopoulos Former Chairman, Union of Greek Industries
UK Cecil Parkinson Secretary of State for Energy
USA Norman Pearlstine Managing Director, “The Wall Street Journal”
UK Rupert L. Pennant-Rea Editor, “The Economist”
SPA Jesus de Polanco Chairman, TIMON Group; Chairman, PRISA (El Pais)
USA S. Ichtiaque Rasool Chief Scientist or Global Change, NASA
USA William K. Reilly Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
USA Rozanne L. Ridgway Assistant Secretary of State for European and Canadian Affairs
USA David Rockefeller, Sr.** Chairman, Chase Manhattan Bank International Advisory Committee
USA David Rockefeller, Jr. Chairman, Rockefeller Brothers Fund
NETH H. Onno Ruding Minister of Finance; Chairman of the Interim Committee of the IMF
POR Jorge Sampaio Secretary General, Partido Socialista
CAN Jeanne Sauve Governor General of Canada
FRA Louis Schweitzer Financial Director, Regie Nationale des Usines Renault
GRE Michael J. Scoullos President, European Environmental Bureau
USA John S. R. Shad Chairman, Drexel Burnham Lambert Group
USA Jack Sheinkman President, Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, AFL-CIO, CLC
ICE Hordur Sigurgestsson President and Chief Executive Officer, The Iceland Steamship Co. Ltd.
UK John Smith Member of Parliament; Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
NOR Lucy C. Smith Professor of Law, University of Oslo
BEL Jacques E. Solvay Chairman, Solvay & Cie S.A.
FRG Theo Sommer* Editor-in-Chief, “Die Zeit”
SPA Her Majesty The Queen of Spain
SPA His Majesty The King of Spain
USA Lesley R. Stahl National Affairs Correspondent, CBS News
USA Robert S. Strauss Partner, Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld (Attorneys-at-Law)
IRE Peter D. Sutherland Former Member, Commission of the European Communities; Member, Action Committee for Europe; Chairman Designate, Allied Irish Banks
FRG Klaus Topfer Federal Minister for the Environment
USA Gorge J. Vojta Executive Vice President, Bankers Trust Company
AUS Franz Vranitzky Federal Chancellor
NOR Niels Werring, Jr.* Chairman of the Board, Wilh. Wilhelmsen Limited A/S
USA John C. Whitehead Former Deputy Secretary of State
DEN Nils Wilhjelm Minister of Industry
USA Lynn R. Williams* International President, United Steel Workers of America
USA James D. Wolfensohn* President, James D. Wolfensohn, Inc.
FRG Otto Wolff von Amerongen** Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Otto Wolff A.G.
SPA Juan A. Yanez-Barnuevo Director, Department of International Affairs of the Office of the Prime Minister
SPA Emilio de Ybarra y Churruca Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Bilbao Vizcaya
ITA Paolo Zannoni* President, Fiat Washington, Inc.
USA Grant F. Winthrop Director, Milbank Wilson Winthrop
SPA Julio C. Abreu Director General, Central de Congresos; Organizer, 1989 Conference
NETH Saskia ten Asbroek Executive Secretary, Bilderberg Meetings
USA Charles W. Muller President, Murden & Company; Adviser, American Friends of Bilderberg, Inc.

* Member of the Steering Committee
** Member of the Advisory Group


May 12-14,1989 – La Toja, Spain

I. Domestic developments in Eastern Europe: policy implications for the West

II. Can the Alliance be sustained by military and arms control issues alone?

III. The long-term economic design of the E.C.: European sovereignty?

IV. Current events: U.S.-Soviet relations

V. Greater political and monetary union of Europe: European sovereignty?

VI. Global relationships: surpluses, deficits, and protectionism

VII. Environmental constraints

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