Mohammed Turki Al-Sudairi is a Research Fellow at the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, and Head of the Asian Studies Unit. He is currently completing his PhD in Comparative Politics at the University of Hong Kong. Mr. Al-Sudairi earned a B.S. in International Politics from the Edmund Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University and a double master's degree in International Relations and International History, respectively, from Peking University and The London School of Economics. His research largely focuses on Chinese politics, normative transnational links in Sino-Middle Eastern relations, and the Arab left.