Former U.K. Prime Minister to Advise Zurich on Climate Change

O'Connor, Robert
March 2008
Best's Review;Mar2008, Vol. 108 Issue 11, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports that former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has agreed to serve as an adviser to Zurich Financial Services Group on international political developments, including climate change issues. James J. Schiro, chief executive officer of Zurich, states that Blair's appointment is one of their initiatives in partnering with external thought leaders to challenge and enhance their operational and strategic thinking.


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