Giorgio Cafiero is the CEO and founder of Gulf State Analytics, a geopolitical risk consultancy based in Washington, DC. His research interests include geopolitical and security trends in the Arabian Peninsula and the broader Middle East. Mr. Cafiero is a regular contributor to several publications including Al Monitor, The National Interest, and LobeLog. From 2014-2015, he was an analyst at Kroll, an investigative due diligence consultancy. He received an M.A. in International Relations from the University of San Diego.
Author Archive | Giorgio Cafiero
Artificial Intelligence and Innovation in the UAE’s National Discourse
Israeli Annexation Plans and Consequences for Jordan
The Notion of Tolerance in Emirati Foreign Policy
Marsha Lazareva’s Legal Saga in Kuwait has High International Stakes
Giorgio Cafiero 10.18.19
Burkina Faso: Islamic State and al-Qaeda’s New Sanctuary
Libyan General Haftar’s Visit to Saudi Arabia
Yemen: Regional Dynamics Surrounding the Southern Transition Council’s Agenda
Giorgio Cafiero 03.25.19
Saudi Arabia and Turkey Maintain Positive Relations Despite Qatar Crisis
A Question for Washington: Who in the GCC Finances Terrorism?
The Islamic State’s New Realities
The GCC’s View of “One Belt, One Road”
Can Trump And Erdogan Agree to Disagree on Syria’s Kurds?
Russia and the UAE: Friends with Benefits
GCC Hopes for More from Trump on Syria
Giorgio Cafiero 04.21.17
Trump Administration Sees Bahraini Crisis Through Saudi Lens
Giorgio Cafiero 04.18.17