International security policy entrepreneur, geo-strategic thought-leader and practitioner. Since 2016, Head of Strategic Engagement and New Technologies at the International Committee of the Red Cross. Previously with the World Economic Forum, spearheading the Forum’s work on geopolitics, international security and new technologies. Professional affiliations with the Hastings Centre, the World Policy Institute Council, the IEEE and the Harvard Future Society AI-Initiative. Former positions include a long and varied career, spanning across several continents, with the Norwegian Government and the UN, international organizations, research, academia and the private sector. Aspiring yogi. Published author and experienced speaker.