Dr. Mamuka Tsereteli is a Senior Fellow at Central Asia-Caucasus Institute at American Foreign Policy Council, based in Washington, DC. He has more than thirty years of experience in academia, diplomacy and business development. His expertise include economic and energy security in Europe and Eurasia, political and economic risk analysis and mitigation strategies, and business development in the Black Sea-Caspian region. Dr. Tsereteli serves as President of the America-Georgia Business Council. He is a member of the part time faculty at Johns Hopkins SAIS and American University in Washington, DC.