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    Daniel Rice

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    Wescott Yeaw

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    An international finance and strategy professional, Niko serves on the Current Developments Team with a focus on global business and policy trends in order to understand the key drivers of international investment. Niko's specific interests are in energy, emerging and frontier markets, and trade policy; he contributes regularly to the Daily Brief

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    Bilal Rahmani

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    Mariah Franklin

    Mariah is a senior analyst and managing editor within the Current Developments team. A regular contributor to the Daily Brief, Mariah analyzes geopolitical and economic events in the states of the former Soviet Union.

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    Julian Kelly

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    Trey Marks

    Trey is the Managing Director of Foreign Brief’s Risk Analysis team. Formerly Foreign Brief's Southeast Asia Team Lead, Trey has also served as a research analyst and writer for Foreign Brief’s Current Developments division. He also contributed to the Daily Brief where he specialized in Southeast Asia’s political, economic, and security environments, particularly as they relate to US and Chinese foreign policy strategies.

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    Laura Portbury

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    Keegan Noronha

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    Alex Avaneszadeh

    Alex is an analyst on the Current Developments team focusing on political events in the post-Soviet space. With a background in international law and diplomacy, his expertise lies in the geopolitical, economic and energy security dynamics of the South Caucasus.

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    Ava Solow

    Ava is a research analyst for the Current Developments team and a regular contributor to the Daily Brief. She focuses on political and economic developments across Latin America and the Caribbean.

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    Colin Blais

    Colin serves on the current developments team as a research analyst. He has previously published research on China and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Contributing regularly to the Daily Brief, Colin's areas of focus include China, climate change, and ASEAN.

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    Sili Tian

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    Nastia Kukunova

    Nastia is a research analyst on the Current Developments team. She focuses on the former USSR region, specializing in security, Russian and Eurasian affairs.

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    Dane Burrough

    Dane is a managing editor and senior analyst on the Current Developments team. He specialises in geopolitics and development in Latin America and the Caribbean, focusing particularly on Central America.

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    Charlotte Morton

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    Christina Chatzitheodorou

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    Camilo Daza Manga

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    Pratheek Cherukupalli

    Pratheek is the director of research, data collection and analysis in the Current Developments team. Being a specialist in open source intelligence and online monitoring, he is responsible for conducting and coordinating research to identify critical political, economic and strategic developments around the world. Pratheek’s specific interests are in researching foreign policy and national security issues of the South Asian sub-continent.

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    Emily McMullen

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    Daniel Rice

    Daniel is an analyst and editor with the Current Developments team. He focuses on the air, space and cyberspace domains of national security and has a strong interest in East Asian geopolitical issues.

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    Mariah Franklin

    Mariah is a senior analyst and managing editor within the Current Developments team. A regular contributor to the Daily Brief, Mariah analyzes geopolitical and economic events in the states of the former Soviet Union.

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    Trey Marks

    Trey is the Managing Director of Foreign Brief’s Risk Analysis team. Formerly Foreign Brief's Southeast Asia Team Lead, Trey has also served as a research analyst and writer for Foreign Brief’s Current Developments division. He also contributed to the Daily Brief where he specialized in Southeast Asia’s political, economic, and security environments, particularly as they relate to US and Chinese foreign policy strategies.

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    Joshua Boyd

    Josh is a Managing Editor and Analyst with the Risk Analysis division. His key interests include war-fighting technologies and strategic policy.

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    Evan Freidin

    Evan is an analyst on the risk analysis team. He focuses on political and developmental concerns in the Asia-Pacific region, particularly China.

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    Colin Griffin

    Colin is the Risk Analysis division’s all-rounder editor, specialising in counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency issues.

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    Nicolas Reeves

    Nicolas is a Middle East and North Africa analyst for the risk analysis team. He focuses primarily on North Africa and the Levant, and his thematic interests include analyzing resource disputes, governance issues, and power dynamics between different actors in intra- and inter-state conflicts.

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    Alan Marc Jeffery

    Alan is an ASEAN and Southeast Asia risk analyst. He focuses on political dynamics and the geopolitics of infrastructure throughout the region.

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    Alex works as an analyst on Foreign Brief's Risk Analysis Middle East and Northern Africa team. His areas of interest include counterterrorism and insurgency.

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