Sir Richard Dearlove

Sir Richard Dearlove
Co-Chair
The head of the British Secret Intelligence Service, more commonly known as MI6, from 1999 until 2004 and until recently Master of Pembroke College Cambridge, his tenure at the top of MI6 coincided with 9/11, the July 2005 terrorist attacks on London, and military action in Iraq and Afghanistan. Sir Richard is a career intelligence officer of thirty-eight years standing and has served in Nairobi, Prague, Paris, Geneva and Washington as well as in a number of key London-based posts. Sir Richard was educated at Queen’s College, Cambridge and is the current Director of the Cambridge Centre for Intelligence and Security Studies.

Former head of the British Secret Intelligence Service and current Director of the Cambridge Centre for Intelligence and Security Studies.