|Japan, Mr. Ichiro Hattori President and CEO, Seiko Instruments & Electronics Ltd.|
|Singapore, Mr. Richard Lim Kee Ming M.Sc. Managing Director, Lim Tech Lee (Pte) Ltd.|
|Austria, Philipp von Shoeller, Jr. Bankhaus Schoeller & Co.|
|France, Roger Martin|
|Germany, Otto Wolff von Amerongen, Chairman, Otto Wolff Aktiengesellschaft|
|Italy, Carlo De Benedetti, Chairman & CEO, Ing. C. Olivetti & C., SpA|
|United Kingdom, Sir Trevor Holdsworth, Chairman, Guest, Keen & Nettlefolds plc|
With the increasing environmental turbulence, business complexity, and the litigious trends in the United States, the importance of outside advisors, their company-specific role, and modus operandi cannot be ignored.