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Nigel Gould-Davies


    September 8, 2020 — May 31, 2021

    Professional affiliation

    Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House, United Kingdom

    Wilson Center Projects

    The Political Economy of Russian Power

    Full Biography

    Dr. Nigel Gould-Davies is an Associate Fellow of Chatham House, and teaches at Mahidol University in Thailand. He taught at Oxford University before joining the British Foreign Office, where his roles included head of the Economic Department in Moscow and Ambassador to Belarus.  From 2010-14 he was head of Policy and Corporate Affairs for BG Group in Central and Southeast Asia. His book “Tectonic Politics: Global Risk in an Age of Transformation” will be published by Brookings this year. He holds a B.A. and M.Phil. from Oxford, and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard University.