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Nick Timothy

Nick Timothy CBE is a columnist for the Daily Telegraph and the author of Remaking One Nation: The Future of Conservatism. He is Co-Chair of the US public strategy firm, Mercury, and a Visiting Professor at Sheffield University. A former Downing Street chief of staff, he now serves as a Non-Executive Director in the Department […]

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Mareike Ohlberg

Mareike Ohlberg is a senior fellow in the Asia Program at the German Marshall Fund. Her research is focused on China’s media and digital policies as well as the Chinese Communist Party’s influence campaigns in Europe. Before joining GMF, Mareike worked as an analyst at the Mercator Institute for China Studies. Prior to that, she […]

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Akira Igata

Akira Igata is a Project Lecturer at the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo. He is also an Adjunct Senior Fellow at Pacific Forum, a US-based think tank. He advises the Japanese government, bureaucracy, and the private sector in various capacities.  His research expertise includes: Economic security; human rights diplomacy; […]

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Andreas Fulda

Dr Andreas Fulda is a senior fellow at the University of Nottingham Asia Research Institute and the author of The Struggle for Democracy in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong: Sharp Power and Its Discontents. He has specialized in democratization studies, citizen diplomacy, and EU-China relations. His applied social and political science research bridges theory and […]

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Dimon Liu

Dimon was one of the founders and the organizer of the annual People’s Liberation Army Conference at Staunton Hill, Virginia from 1990 to 1998. Her work on human rights, the rule of law, democracy and military strategy is widely published, including by the Department of Defense. […]

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Rahima Mahmut

Rahima Mahmut is a Uyghur singer, human rights activist, and award-winning translator of the poignant prison memoir The Land Drenched in Tears by Soyungul Chanishe. Currently, she is the U.K. Director for the World Uyghur Congress. […]

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Adrian Zenz

Professor Adrian Zenz is a Senior Fellow in China Studies at the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation, Washington, D.C. (non-resident), and supervises PhD students at the European School of Culture and Theology, Korntal, Germany. His research focus is on China’s ethnic policy, government documents and public recruitment in Tibet and Xinjiang, as well as Chinese […]

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Robert L. Suettinger

Robert L. Suettinger is a retired intelligence officer, currently working on a biographic study of Hu Yaobang and the failure of reform in the People’s Republic of China. From 1975 to 1999, he was a political analyst and manager at the Central Intelligence Agency, Officer Director at the State Department’s Bureau of Intelligence & Research, […]

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Benedict Rogers

Benedict Rogers is a human rights activist and writer specializing in Asia. He is East Asia Team Leader at the international human rights organisation CSW, co-founder and Chair of Hong Kong Watch, co-founder and Deputy Chair of the Conservative Party Human Rights Commission, and a regular contributor to international media. […]

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Darren Mann

Dr Darren Mann is a British surgeon with experience in war and violent conflict zones. He is an independent Consultant Advisor on the Law of Armed Conflict, with emphasis on respect for the recognised symbols of humanitarian protection. He has brought world attention to violations of International Humanitarian norms occurring in Hong Kong (where he […]

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