European Advisory Group

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The EAG is a consultancy and lobbying firm, with three partners, based in Berlin.


The European Advisory Group says that it 'fills a global market niche and is unique in its composition and scope'. It 'focuses on solving security-related problems in the fields of aerospace / defense / aviation / transportation, and energy (gas / oil / water)'. Its target client groups include 'governments (Europe, North America, Asia, Africa, South America, Russia, CIS, Middle East) and the public sector' as well as multinational industrial clients in 'defense / aerospace, aviation / transportation, energy (gas, oil, water)'

EAG's expertise is that it is a 'European based global security-related task force headquartered in Berlin with offices in Washington and Hongkong' which has 'direct access to top political and industrial leaders in over 50 countries all over the world, with the highest international political credibility and with the highest entrepreneurial skills'. It can conduct:

  • informal diplomatic crisis-management/defense diplomacy
  • defense reviews
  • strategic analysis/ political evaluation/ influencing political-industrial decision-making processes
  • development and implementation of political and marketing strategies/plans/campaigns to win contracts/programs for the involved industries/ governments/ public sector
  • unique capacity to access Europe's, United States' and Asia's senior military, political and industrial leadership
  • links with both US and European Institutions (EU, NATO, UN, IMF, World Bank)[1]


Current activities




Board Members

Dr. István Gyarmati | Prof. Dr. Margarita Mathiopoulos | General a.D. Dr. h.c. Klaus Naumann[2]

EAG International Advisory Board

Carl Bildt* | Toomas Hendrik Ilves* | Lord Charles Powell of Bayswater KCMG Chairman of SAGITTA Asset Management Ltd.; former Chief-of-the-Cabinet of PM Margaret Thatcher, United Kingdom | Dr. Bill Schneider President International Planning Services, Chairman of the Defense Science Board of the US Department of Defense, and former US - Deputy Secretary of Defense, United States of America | Eduardo Serra Rexach Former Minister of Defense of Spain; former President UBS Securities Espana; former President of Funación DMR Consulting, Spain | Yves-Thibault de Silguy Chairman of VINCI; former Directeur Général Suez; former EU-Commissioner, France | Dominique Strauss-Kahn MP Former Minister of Finance and Economy of France; Member of the Assemblée Nationale, France | Dr. George V. Vassiliou Former President of the Republic of Cyprus, Cyprus; Chief negotiator to the European Union, Cyprus | David S. Wright Former Canadian Ambassador to NATO, Professor at the University of Toronto, Canada

  • on leave due to government service[3]



Publications, Contact, Resources and Notes



Pariser Platz 4a
10117 Berlin
Phone:+49-30-2067 356 0
Fax:+49-30-2067 356 10



  1. EAG EAG European Advisory Group in Short, accessed 7 March 2009
  2. EAG István Gyarmati, accessed 2 March 2009
  3. EAG EAG International Advisory Board, accessed 3 March 2009