Associate Fellow, Europe Programme
Fadi Hakura
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Fadi Hakura manages the Turkey Project at Chatham House. Before joining Chatham House, he qualified as a solicitor in the City of London. Earlier he completed an internship at the European Commission and worked in the World Bank’s office in Brussels.

He gives interviews on Turkey to a number of international media organizations, including Al-Jazeera, BBC, Bloomberg, CNBC, CNN, the Daily Telegraph, Financial Times, Guardian and Reuters.


  • Turkey
  • EU-Turkey Accession, including its political, economic, procedural and legal aspects (e.g. implementation of acquis communautaire)
  • Economic liberalisation and deregulation projects in emerging markets
  • Euro-Mediterranean Partnership/Barcelona Process
  • European Union's Neighbourhood Policy


2005-PresentAssociate Fellow, Europe, Chatham House
2005-PresentGuest Lecturer on EU-Turkey Accession, Masters Programme, University College London
2001-PresentFounder, Conkura Consulting (a legal and management consultancy)
2000-2001European Counsellor, World Bank and Policy Counsellor for 'Programme for Private Participation in Mediterranean Infrastructure', World Bank
1999-2000Lawyer, Competition Directorate-General, European Commission
1997-1999Trainee Solicitor, Eversheds LLP (Solicitors). Qualified as an English Solicitor in September 1999

Broadcast experience



  • English, Arabic, French (not for broadcast), Turkish (not for broadcast)