Bringing Europe's Leaders Together

Club of Three

Our mission

The Club of Three is a Franco-German-British leadership initiative which aims to:

  • Encourage the exchange of new ideas at the highest level on how to tackle the greatest threats and challenges of our time
  • Enhance dialogue between senior figures from business, politics, the media and academia in France, Germany and the UK
  • Strengthen the relationships between “the Three” and with other European and international partners outside of official communication channels
  • Generate strategic thinking on Europe’s future following the British referendum decision for the UK to leave the European Union

Club of Three Webinar

The Military Situation in Ukraine: Different perceptions, different implications? – 7 July 2022


This second event held in collaboration with the China International Institute of Strategic Studies compared European and Chinese perceptions of the war and encouraged educated speculation on what the prospects were for both Ukraine and Russia.

Speakers included General (Ret.) Jean-Paul Paloméros, Major General (Ret.) Yang Xuguang, and Sir Christopher Deverell.