Dr. Ariel Cohen is a non-resident Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council Eurasia and Global Energy Centers and a member of the Council of Foreign Relations. He is a recognized authority on international security and energy policy, and leading expert in Russia, Eurasia, and the Middle East. 

Dr. Cohen is also a Senior Fellow at the International Tax and Investment Center (ITIC) where he heads their new Energy, Growth, and Security Program (EGS). Dr. Cohen is the Founding Principal of International Market Analysis Ltd, a boutique political risk advisory. 

He earned his Masters and Ph.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.