Richard Haass

Richard Haass | PepTalk Expert Speaker
Richard Haass | PepTalk Expert Speaker
Speaker, President Emeritus, Council On Foreign Relations
Navigate the complex world of international relations and gain insights into global diplomacy with Dr. Richard Haass, speaker, diplomat, and scholar of international relations.
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Richard Haass | Speaker Biography

President emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations
Expert in American foreign policy and democracy
Author of "The Bill of Obligations" & NYT bestseller

Dr. Richard Haass is a highly experienced diplomat and renowned scholar of international relations. He currently serves as the president emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations and as a senior counselor with Centerview Partners. Throughout his career, he has held various prominent positions in the State Department, White House, and Pentagon, working under multiple presidents. He has also played key roles in diplomatic negotiations and coordination efforts, such as the Cyprus negotiations, the Northern Ireland peace process, and the future of Afghanistan after 9/11. Dr. Haass is a prolific author, having written or edited numerous books on American foreign policy, management, and democracy. His latest book, "The Bill of Obligations: The Ten Habits of Good Citizens," was published in January 2023 and became a New York Times bestseller. He also writes a weekly newsletter called "Home & Away." Dr. Haass holds a bachelor's degree from Oberlin College and master's and doctorate degrees from Oxford University. He has received several prestigious awards for his work, including the State Department's Superior Honor Award, the Presidential Citizens Medal, and the Tipperary International Peace Award. Dr. Haass resides in New York City with his wife.

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Richard brings unparalleled insights from his extensive experience in diplomacy and international relations, offering unique perspectives on global affairs that can enrich your team's understanding and strategic thinking. His ability to distill complex issues into actionable wisdom can inspire innovation and leadership, making him an invaluable asset for any business looking to navigate the challenges of the modern world. Booking Richard as a speaker will not only elevate your event but also empower your team with the knowledge and skills to excel in an increasingly interconnected global landscape.

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