The Core Members of the Loisach Group include generals, ambassadors, prominent scholars, and high-ranking current and former government officials. The Core Group will be engaged with the Loisach Group activities for the duration of the project, bringing their expertise and experience to our deliberations, analytic outcomes, and recommendations.

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Heinrich Brauss
Former Assistant Secretary General for Defence Policy and Planning (Germany)





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Tobias Bunde
Head of Policy and Analysis (Germany)

Munich Security Conference



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Colonel Peter Frank
Military Professor (Germany)

College of International and Security Studies, Marshall Center


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Benedikt Franke
Chief Operations Officer (Germany)

Munich Security Conference


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Rüdiger Lentz
Executive Director (Germany)

Aspen Institute, Germany



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Prof. Dr. Carlo Masala
Professor for International Politics (Germany)

Bundeswehr University Munich



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Dr. Cameron Munter
Chief Executive Officer and President (USA)

EastWest Institute


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Dr. Ulrich Speck
Senior Fellow (Germany)

Transatlantic Academy