Jonathan Nicholas Powell
Director of Inter Mediate

Jonathan Powell is the Director of Inter Mediate, founded in 2011 to work on conflict resolution around the world. Powell was Chief of Staff to Tony Blair from 1995 to 2007 and prior to this the Chief British Negotiator on Northern Ireland. From 1978 to 1979 he was a broadcast journalist with the BBC and Granada TV and a British Diplomat. He is the author of a number of books including The New Machiavelli: How to Wield Power in the Modern World and Talking to Terrorists, How to End Armed Conflict.