About PAX

The project was founded by UK documentary-maker Brian Lapping. Google has provided support for the current stage of development. PAX 2011 Ltd is a Company Limited by Guarantee.

PAX Project Team

Name Position
Brian Lapping Founder
Nigel Dacre Consultant - Feasibility Study
Catherine Dempsey Research Consultant
Robert McFarland Honorary Treasurer
Ashok Shah Finance Consultant
Lesley Calmels Project Administrator

PAX Steering Group

Tony Curzon-Price Editor-in-Chief, openDemocracy.  Founded Arithmatica at UCL, and moved it to Silicon Valley.
David Elstein Chairman, openDemocracy and DCD Media plc.  Former CEO Channel Five, and Head of Programming at BSkyB and Thames TV.
Scilla Elworthy Founder, Peace Direct, and Oxford Research Group.
Sir Lawrence Freedman Professor of War Studies and Vice Principal (Research), King's College London
Nigel Inkster Director of Transnational Threats and Political Risk, International Institute for Strategic Studies.
Brian Lapping Chairman, Brook Lapping Productions.
Robert McFarland Former CEO, BOC Group South Asia, the Middle East and Africa.
Paul Mitchell Documentary Television Producer.
Edward Mortimer Senior Vice President at the Salzburg Global Seminar. Former Director of Communications, UN.
Dan Smith Secretary General, International Alert.