University of Liverpool Management School, International Business Speaker Series
Sir Tony Brenton
“Russia and the West: Doomed to Divergence?”
19 March 2015, 4pm Central Teaching Hub-LTD, University of Liverpool
Sir Tony Brenton is the former UK ambassador to Russia (2004-2008). He is also a director of the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce, a Fellow of Wolfson College Cambridge and an advisor to Lloyd’s Insurance.
He worked for 30 years for the Foreign Office. His diplomatic career took him to the Middle East, the 1992 Earth Summit, and several periods in Russia. In addition to being involved in the establishment of the International Criminal Court, he was posted in 2001 to Washington dealing with the consequences of 9/11, the Afghanistan war and the Iraq war. In 2004, he was posted to Moscow as Ambassador. He was awarded a KCMG in 2007.
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