Ivo H. Daalder
President of The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Prior to joining the Council, Daalder served as the Ambassador to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization for more than four years. Daalder also served on the National Security Council staff as director for European Affairs from 1995-97. Before his appointment as Ambassador to NATO by President Obama in 2009, Daalder was a senior fellow in foreign policy studies at the Brookings Institution. He is the author of several books and a regular commentator on international affairs in print and on television and radio.