Recognised leaders of integrity from around the world, the One Young World Counsellors lend their global stature to the delegate’s views and inspire them to create positive change.

Lily Cole

Model and Philanthropist

Ron Garan

Former NASA Astronaut and Founder, Fragile Oasis

Mark Tewksbury

Chair of Special Olympics Canada

Donna Karan

Fashion Designer & Philanthropist

Emmanuel Jal

Artist & Peace Activist

Gary White

CEO & Founder,

Joss Stone

Joss Stone

Singer & Songwriter

Sol Campbell

Sol Campbell

Former Professional Footballer

Carolyn S. Miles

Carolyn S. Miles

President & CEO for Save the Children

Liya Kebede

Model and Maternal Health Activist

Father Mussie Zerai

2015 Nobel Peace Prize Nominee

Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson

British former wheelchair racer, a parliamentarian and a television presenter

Jane Griffiths

Global Head, Actelion

Suleiman Jasir Al-Herbish

Director-General, OPEC Fund for International Development

Zahra Bahrololoumi

Senior Managing Director and lead of Accenture Technology for the UK and Ireland

Richard R. Ernst

Richard R. Ernst

Nobel Laureate

Brian Gallagher

President and CEO, United Way Worldwide

Silvia Lagnado

Silvia Lagnado

CMO at Bacardi

Mayor Pauline Krikke

Mayor Pauline Krikke

Mayor of the Hague

Mohammad Gawdat

Vice President of Emerging Markets, Google

Feike Sijbesma

DSM Chief Executive Officer

William Heinecke

CEO & Chairman, Minor International

Richard Sambrook

Vice Chairman and Chief Content Officer, Edelman

Jeremy Gilley

Jeremy Gilley

Actor, Filmmaker and Founder of Peace One Day

Tinie Tempah

Musician and songwriter

Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

Columnist and broadcaster

Kumi Naidoo

Human Rights Activist and Secretary General of Amnesty International

Hope Solo

Olympic Gold Medal Winning Footballer

Ken Costa

Chairman of Lazard International

Pekka Himanen

Pekka Himanen

Professor of Philosophy, Author

Susan R. Eaton

Polar Explorer

Professor dr. Jan Peter Balkenende

Professor dr. Jan Peter...

Partner Corporate Responsibility, Ernst & Young and former Prime Minister of The Netherlands.

Lord Michael Hastings

Global Head of Citizenship, KPMG International

Rossana Bee


Beth Comstock

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of General Electric

Minister Sigrid Kaag

Minister Sigrid Kaag

Wael Ghonim

Wael Ghonim

Google Exec, Times 100 Most Influential People 2011

Marc Garneau

First Canadian Astronaut & Minister of Transport

Carolyn Everson

Vice President, Global Marketing Solutions at Facebook and Instagram

Kal Penn

Kal Penn

Actor and Ex-Associate Director at the White House Office

Ellyn Shook

Chief Leadership & HR Officer, Accenture

Caroline Mutoko

CMO Radio Africa Group

Hikmet Ersek

Western Union President, CEO, Director

Oscar Morales

Founder One Million Voices Against FARC

Fatou Bensouda

Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court

Robert Črepinko

Head of the European Migrant Smuggling Centre within the Operations Department

Carlos Brito

Carlos Brito

CEO, Ab InBev