Georges Berthoin

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Person.png Georges Berthoin   NNDB WikidataRdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
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Born17 May 1925
France
NationalityFrench
Alma materUniversity of Grenoble, Sciences Po, Harvard University
ParentsJean Berthoin
Member ofTrilateral Commission
European coal and steel commission. Triple Bilderberg

Georges Berthoin worked on the European Coal & Steel Community.

Career

"After a period as Head of Staff in the Superpréfecture of Alsace-Lorraine-Champagne (1950-52), he joined the European Civil Service, and served as Principal Private Secretary to Jean Monnet, President of the High Authority of the new European Coal & Steel Community (ECSC). Mr. Berthoin first took up duties in London in 1956 as Deputy Chief Representative of the ECSC. Between 1978-81, he was International Chairman of the European Movement and since, International Honorary Chairman. He was a member of the Nine Wise Men Group on Africa (1988-89), and is a member of the Board of Aspen, Berlin and of the International Peace Academy in New York. Mr. Berthoin is Honorary Chairman of the Jean Monnet Association and was a Trilateral Commission Task Force author on The Reform of International Institutions (1976, with C. Fred Bergsten and Kinhide Mushakoji)."[1]

Activities

Berthoin was a member of the European coal and steel commission cabinet. Berthoin has revealed the initial idea of the EU was to create a closer union.[2]

 

Events Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)
Bilderberg/197722 April 197724 April 1977Imperial Hotel
Torquay
England
Bilderberg/198214 May 198216 May 1982Norway
Sandefjord
Rica Park Hotel
Bilderberg/198313 May 198315 May 1983Canada
Quebec
Château Montebello


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