The National Bureau of Asian Research
Patrick Renz is a Mercator Fellow at NBR.
As a Mercator Fellow with the Trade, Economic, and Energy Affairs group, Mr. Renz provides research and administrative support for the Pacific Energy Summit and the Energy Security Program.
Mr. Renz holds an MA in International Relations from Tsinghua University in China and a Bachelor of Law from the University of Bern in Switzerland. Prior to working at NBR, he was an Energy Specialist in the Energy Division of the Asian Development Bank’s East Asia Department, where he worked on technical assistances, loans, and knowledge products for China and Mongolia. Mr. Renz has also worked as a Research Analyst at Frontier Services Group in Beijing and as a Chinese Energy Security and Geopolitics Analyst for the oil and gas information provider Newsbase. His research focuses on energy security, geopolitics, international development cooperation, and U.S.-China relations.
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