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RUSI’s Corporate Membership packages are open to all organisations concerned with defence and security matters, and can be tailored to meet the business interests of both public and private sectors.

Our corporate memberships will also offer you unique access into the defence and security community through networking opportunities and discounted conference fees.

 Chairman's Circle  

The Chairman’s Circle offers a tailored networking experience for global leaders interested in critical defence and security issues. Members of the Circle will also have exclusive access to senior research staff, which can include private briefings at Corporate Headquarters or at RUSI’s Whitehall office.

Contact Sophie Cordes for further information

 Platinum Corporate Membership  

£15,000 upward

  • Access to RUSI research programmes and expertise;
  • Invitations to private breakfasts and lunches with global leaders;
  • Participation of a RUSI specialist at a corporate event;
  • Full benefits of Major Corporate Membership.

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 Major Corporate Membership  

£5,000 upward

  • Five seats at member events;
  • Five seats at Under 35 Forum events;
  • Two places total at RUSI major conferences;
  • Invitations to private teas with VIP speakers prior to member events;
  • Quarterly scheduled conference call briefings with RUSI experts;
  • Use of Military History Library;
  • Full benefits of Standard Corporate Membership

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Standard Corporate, Diplomatic Corporate and Regimental Corporate Membership 

£1,000 upward



  • Two seats at member events;
  • RUSI Journal, RUSI Defence Systems, Newsbrief, Whitehall Papers, Whitehall Reports;
  • Two seats at Under 35 Forum events;
  • Online access to publications and archive;
    • Access to online web streaming of key events;
    Other benefits
    • Priority booking for seats at major conferences;
    • Recognition on website and in Annual Report.

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    Patron's Circle

     All benefits of Chairman’s Circle Membership, plus:

     ✔ Two invitations for all Chairman’s Circle dinners with VIP speakers (approximately eight per year)

     ✔ Private briefings with RUSI Chairman, Vice-Chairman, Senior Vice-President, Director-General and selected Senior Associate Fellows

     ✔ Invitation to Patron’s Circle annual reception

     ✔ Opportunity to host your own private events at RUSI.

    Chairman's Circle

     All benefits of Platinum Membership, plus:

     ✔ Invitations to all Chairman’s Circle dinners with VIP speakers

     ✔ Access to senior RUSI expertise at Director–General and Director level

     ✔ Organisation of two specially convened events for up to 30 participants at RUSI headquarters*

     ✔ Invitations to private breakfasts and lunches with VIP speakers

     ✔ Three private, two-hour briefings by RUSI experts, tailored to your interests, hosted at your corporate headquarters or at RUSI

     ✔ Invitation to Chairman’s Circle annual reception

     ✔ Secondment opportunities

     ✔ One complimentary room hire at RUSI headquarters

     ✔ Rapid response analysis emails by senior RUSI experts as and when a major crisis erupts

     ✔ Additional tailored membership benefits* may be included in the Chairman’s Circle package, such as:

    • Organisation of overseas visit, hosted by RUSI experts
    • Research papers and/or projects
    • Peer review of your internal strategy papers.


    Michael Kamara
    Tel: +44 (0)207 747 2605

    Sophie Cordes
    Tel: +44 (0)207 747 2600

    Membership Office

    Tel: +44 (0) 20 7747 2605
    Fax: +44 (0) 20 7321 0943