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Sophie Zinser is an Academy Fellow at Chatham House.
Sophie Zinser is currently an Academy Fellow at Chatham House and provides analysis on China’s role in the Middle East and South and Central Asia, with a particular focus on the United States’ role in the burgeoning China-Middle East relationship. She also works on forced labor and migration issues in the Middle East and Asia.
A former Fulbright Scholar in Amman, Jordan and Schwarzman Scholar with a Masters in Global Affairs from Tsinghua University, Sophie has worked for five years on policy across the Middle East and Asia with both United Nations and grassroots organizations.
A proud Connecticut native, Sophie has working proficiency in French, Arabic, and Chinese.