60 minutes with the former Chief of the British Secret Service (MI6)

Mercredi 6 février 2019 18h00 à 19h00
Amphithéâtre Jacques Chapsal - 27 rue Saint-Guillaume 75007 Paris
Organisé parSciences Po Paris School of International Affairs

The focus of the talk with Sir Richard Dearlove, former Chief of the British Secret Service, will be on European Security and Intelligence post-Brexit.

  • Discussed by Jean-Claude Cousseran, former Director, French External Intelligence Service.
  • Moderated by Philippe Hayez, former Deputy Director, French External Intelligence Service.

Sir Richard Dearlove served as Chief (known as ‘C’) of the British Secret Intelligence Service (SIS), also known as MI6, from August 1999 until his retirement in July 2004. He was a spy master for thirty-eight years and served in Nairobi, Prague, Paris, Geneva and Washington as well as in a number of key London-based posts.

He is now Chair of Trustees of the University of London, a trustee of Kent School, Connecticut, Honorary Fellow of Queens’ College, Cambridge, adviser to several international companies, Chairman of Ascot Underwriting and a Director of Kosmos Energy.

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