Roundtable with Dame Anne Fyfe Pringle on Russia-Prospects

Open to Everyone
Free to Attend

Dialogue Society, London

Dame Anne Fyfe Pringle DCMG

DCMG, The British Ambassador to Russia


The Dialogue Society was proud to host HE Dame Anne Fyfe Pringle, DCMG, The British Ambassador to Russia, as its guest of honour at a roundtable event entitled ‘Russia: Prospects’. The event was extremely well attended, notably attracting a diverse mix of MPs, Ambassadors to the UK, senior academics, journalists and representatives from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, numerous think tanks and trade organisations. The Ambassador engagingly discussed the current economical climate within Russia, its relations with its neighbouring countries and future prospects of growth and development, provoking lively and stimulating debate.


  • Her Excellency Dame Anne Fyfe Pringle, DCMG, The British Ambassador to Russia
  • Lord Lea, Liberal Democrats, Member of the All-Party British-Russian Parliamentary Group
  • Greg Hands MP, Conservative Party, Shadow Treasury Minister, Member of the All-Party British-Russian Parliamentary Group
  • Bob Wareing MP, Independent, Member of the All-Party British-Russian Parliamentary Group
  • Rt. Hon. Tim Eggar, Chairman of the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce
  • Michael Davenport, Director, Russia, South Caucasus and Central Asia Directorate, FCO
  • Anthony Henderson, The Russian Desk, FCO
  • Christian Schulz, First Secretary, (Political Affairs), Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Evgeny Yurkov, Senior Counsellor and Head of Bilateral Relations, Embassy of the Russian Federation
  • Kaoru Magosaki, First Secretary (Political Affairs), Embassy of Japan
  • Yuliia Belinska, Head of the Political Section, Embassy of Ukraine
  • Edward Lucas, The Central and Eastern Europe Correspondent, The Economist
  • Katherine Butler, Foreign Editor, The Independent
  • Professor Geoffrey Hosking, Professor of Russian History, UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London
  • Dr Ruth Deyermond, Programme Director, MA in International Relations, Department of War Studies, King’s College London
  • Bill Park, Senior Lecturer in the Defence Studies Department, King’s College London
  • James Sherr, Head of the Russia & Eurasia Programme, Chatham House
  • Dr Cem Erbil, Academic Coordinator, Dialogue Society
  • Serkan Kurt, General Secretary, Business Network
  • Ozcan Keles, Executive Director, Dialogue Society
  • Ilknur Kahraman, Co-director, Dialogue Society