Dr. Cho Khong is Chief Political Analyst in the Global Business Environment team, Shell International. He was educated at the University of Singapore and the London School of Economics. He has worked with a range of international organisations, governments, universities, research institutions and companies in Asia, Europe, the US and Africa. He was Senior Economist at the Commonwealth Secretariat and taught Politics and International Relations at the University of Bath and the National University of Singapore. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Warwick University Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation. For the Shell Group, he advises on political trends and is responsible for the Group's political and country risk analysis.