Think tank

Atlantic Council

Washington D.C., United States

The Atlantic Council promotes constructive leadership and engagement in international affairs based on the Atlantic Community's central role in meeting global challenges. The Council provides an essential forum for navigating the dramatic economic and political changes defining the twenty-first century by informing and galvanizing its uniquely influential network of global leaders. Through the papers they write, the ideas they generate, and the communities they build, the Council shapes policy choices and strategies to create a more secure and prosperous world.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.atlanticcouncil.org/

Address:
1030 15th Street, NW, 12th Floor Washington, DC 20005 USA

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1961
Age (years)
Atlantic Council
 60
United States average
2021 
Global average
2021 
Founded by
Founders: Dean Acheson | Christian Herter | Will Clayton | William Foster | Theodore Achilles
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Frederick Kempe
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Frederick Kempe
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Frederick Kempe
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Atlantic Council
 382
United States average
 73
Global average
 120
2017
Atlantic Council
 154
% Female staff
2019
Atlantic Council
29% 
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Atlantic Council
 39%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Atlantic Council
 $26,718,518
United States average
 $21,610,816
Global average
 $56,586,369

Social

Likes (2019)
Atlantic Council
 35,984
United States average
 74,986
Global average
 24,322
Likes (2017)
Atlantic Council
 24,564
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Atlantic Council
1,192,000 
United States average
 34,863
Global average
 15,211
Followers (2018)
Atlantic Council
 111,517
Followers (2017)
Atlantic Council
 83,400
Subscribers (2019)
Atlantic Council
 27,900
United States average
 12,013
Global average
 5,948
Subscribers (2017)
Atlantic Council
 11,002
Followers (2019)
Atlantic Council
 4,904
United States average
 15,604
Global average
 8,216
Followers (2019)
Atlantic Council
 26,638
United States average
 8,395
Global average
 6,826

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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