The reigning sovereign serves as Patron of the institute - Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has been Patron since her accession to the throne in 1952. She confers on Chatham House the benefit of her formal support through the institute's Royal Charter, although she has no official governance responsibilities.

Non-council committee members

  • Tracey Campbell
  • Olivier Lemaigre
  • Dame Mariot Leslie
  • Mark Spelman