Founder and Managing Director at GeoEconomica GmbH
Dr. Sven Behrendt is Founder and Managing Director at GeoEconomica GmbH. Dr. Behrendt led several research and thought leadership programs on geopolitical trends, global macro risks and trends in the extractive industries. He served as Analyst and in several managerial roles at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, the World Economic Forum, and the Bertelsmann Group on Policy Research. He is a member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies. Dr. Behrendt holds a PhD in international relations and a Master in Public Administration from the University of Konstanz, Germany. He also studied at the London School of Economics, in Khartoum and Damascus.