Board of directors

The President of New Strategy Center is Mr. Ionel Nițu. He holds a PhD degree in military science and intelligence, is lecturer and associate professor, author of several books, studies and articles.

Currently, several experts who work within the private sector or who used to work within the Presidential Administration, the Ministry of National Defense, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs support Mr. Nițu in running New Strategy Center.

Excutive management

The CEO of New Strategy Center is Mr. George Scutaru. For a long period of time, he was deputy in the Parliament of Romania, member of the Committee for Defense. He also acted as presidential adviser for national security.

Scientific Council

This body within NSC is represented by well known personalities from various fields, who agreed to join the NSC objectives. Several executive vice-presidents coordinate the main activities of NSC in specific areas of interests. The Scientific Council is supported by the Program directors who  cover  a specific geographic area, and coordinate concrete research programs.

Affiliated personalities

Public personalities who support the NSC work and the values that it promotes.


Persons who sustain the NSC objectives and encourage the relevant debates for the national security, both in terms of security challenges as well as the opportunities for the economic development of the country.

Member selection process:

1. Support for NSC principles
2. Receiving the recommendation of two NSC members
3. Analysis of the activity (legal entity) or the CV (individuals) by the NSC Board of Directors
4. Payment of the membership fee
5. Official acceptance notification from NSC regarding the membership status

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