Former Chief of the MI6
A lecture by Sir Richard Dearlove
60 minutes with the former Chief of the British Secret Service (MI6)
Wednesday 6 February 2019 | 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Amphitheater Chapsal, 27 rue Saint-Guillaume, Paris
Discussed by Jean-Claude Cousseran, former Director, French External Intelligence Service
Moderated by Philippe Hayez, former Deputy Director, French External Intelligence Service
The focus of the talk will be on European Security and Intelligence post-Brexit.
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.