Gold Mercury brings together visionaries from around the world who advise and support our vision of Global Sustainability through Visionary Governance®.


The International Advisory Board is the advisory body of Gold Mercury International. The Board offers a long-term view and strategic direction on the broad range of issues of Gold Mercury and confers on matters of Gold Mercury activities and policy.

Chairman of Gold Mercury International

President & Secretary General of Gold Mercury International

Founder and Director of the Institute of Human Virology

Founder & CEO of Ruppert International and former President & CEO at T. Rowe Price Global Investment Services

King of Bulgaria and Former Prime Minister of Bulgaria

Former President of the European Parliament

Former President of Kyrgyzstan

Former Director-General of UNESCO and Founder and President of the Foundation for a Culture of Peace

Founder of Human Genome Sciences

Executive Chairman of PRISA

President and Chairman of Grupo Villar Mir

President of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights

Founder of the Afghanistan World Foundation

Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Wyoming

Emeritus Professor of Refugee Studies and a former Director of the Refugee Studies Centre at Oxford University

Secretary General of ASBA

Former EU Commissioner for Trade and European Neighbourhood Policy and for External Relations in the EU

Former Director General and CEO of IATA

Former General Manager of Banco Santander

Professor at University of Molise

Economist and Former President of the Inter-American Development Bank

Founding Director of Hanson Green

Former President of the Spanish Court of Arbitration

Professor of History of Economic Thought at Madrid Complutense University

Former President of Siebel Spain and Former Spanish Minister of the Environment

Former Tunisian Ambassador to India, Spain and the People’s Republic of China

Head of Political Affairs EADS

Former Colombian Ambassador to the United Kingdom

Member of the Spanish State Council and one of the fathers of the Spanish Constitution

Scientist and Professor of Pharmacology at Oxford University

Professor of Economics at the Universidad San Pablo – CEU

Award-Winning Uruguay-Spanish Author

Former Colombian Ambassador and Former Colombian Minister of Foreign Affairs

Former US Ambassador to Spain

Chairman of Fincorp Mediación

Founder of the Lezama Foundation

Duke of Aliaga and President of Executive Education at the Instituto de Empresa Business School in Spain

Politician, Economist and Lawyer

Global Journalist & Author

Former CEO of PRISA RADIO & VP of Corporate Vision


Former Advisory Board Members include some of the most important people in government, business, academia and society.

Writer and Professor of Political & Social Sciences at Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

Morroccan Secretary of State for Agriculture

Former Editor of The Times

Founder and President Honda Motors

Former Italian Ambassador and Academic

Former President of Banco Central

Founder Rizzoli Editore

Founder & former President Sony Corporation

Bavarian State Minister for Economy and Transport

President Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Argentina

Governor of the Central Bank of Tunisia

Former Chief of the Spanish Royal House

Former Chief Executive of Volvo

Former Chairman of Lufthansa AG

Founder SOS Children's Villages

Spanish Senator and Former President of the Xunta de Galicia

Basic Group President and CEO of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences

Former Prime Minister of Spain

Former Prime Minister of The National Assembly of Angola

Film Director and Academy Award Nominee

Founding Editor of Business Recorder

Founder and Chairman of Excem Group

Undersecretary General and Executive Director of UN

Former Foreign Minister of Kenya

Former Finance and Treasury Minister of Italy

Founder of the Africa Club

Founder of El Corte Ingles

Founder of Cruzada Mundial de la Amistad

Former Foreign Minister of Senegal

Former Chairman of Neste

“I fully support this innovative, unprecedented and critical initiative to monitor and progress governance and decision making around the world. GLOGO strives to organise complexity and clarify reality for all by clearly representing how decisions impact upon sustainability. GLOGO will foster active participation in global affairs and help change our mindset about our role as global citizens.”

Federico Mayor Zaragoza
Former Director General of UNESCO
and Founder and President of the Foundation for a Culture of Peace