Brian Franchell is a Senior Project Manager with the Political and Security Affairs group at NBR.
In this position, Mr. Franchell manages the following projects: Strategic Implications of Russia-China Relations, China’s Belt and Road Initiative, and the Maritime Awareness Project.
He holds an MSc in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science with a focus on international politics and security in Asia. His research interests include political and security issues in East Asia and China’s foreign policy. Mr. Franchell speaks Mandarin and French.