Press release

Mark Galeotti joins GLOBSEC as Senior Associate Fellow at Democracy & Resilience Centre


GLOBSEC is proud to announce that Prof. Mark Galeotti has joined the Democracy & Resilience Centre as its new Senior Associate Fellow.

Prof. Mark Galeotti is a well-known expert in the field of Russian politics and security. His expertise lies particularly in the areas of non-military conflict, intelligence activity and criminality and has experience from both private, state and academic sectors.

Prof. Galeotti is the founder and the CEO of Mayak Intelligence and is currently an Honorary Professor at University College London. He previously read history at Robinson College, Cambridge and then took a doctorate at the London School of Economics. He acted as Head of History at Keele University and held a Professor position at institutions such as New York University, Charles University in Prague and Moscow State Institute of International Relations. Also, he has great experience as Senior Research Fellow at the UK’s Foreign & Commonwealth Office.

It is also crucial to mention that Mr Galeotti is an author of books such as We Need To Talk About Putin (Ebury, 2019) and the forthcoming The Weaponisation of Everything (Yale, 2022).

We look very much forward to our new cooperation!