Stefanos Xenarios is Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Public Policy in Nazarbayev University and Adjunct Senior Researcher at the Institute of Water Policy in the National University of Singapore.
Grant Wyeth is a Melbourne-based political analyst specializing in Australia and the Pacific, India and Canada. He is a researcher at the Asia Institute, University of Melbourne working on issues across the Indo-Pacific, with specialty interests in Australia, the South Pacific, India, and Canada. His analysis has also been published by The Diplomat, World Politics Review, 9 Dash Line, and foreign affairs publications attached to The Lowy Institute, Australian Strategic Policy Institute, and the Australian Institute of International Affairs.
Siegfried O. Wolf is the Director of Research at the South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF), a Brussels-based think tank, and he is a Senior Researcher (member) at the South Asia Institute, Heidelberg University. He authored the book: ‘The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor of the Belt and Road Initiative Concept, Context and Assessment’ (Cham, Springer, 2019).
Based in China since 1985, Dr. Jonathan Woetzel has been instrumental in building McKinsey & Company's China office. In addition to his work helping Chinese and other Asian businesses prepare for global growth, Jonathan is a director of the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), McKinsey's business and economics research arm. He also leads McKinsey's Cities Special Initiative and is responsible for convening McKinsey's work with city, regional, and national authorities in more than 40 geographies around the world.
Associate Professor in the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University and academic lead from SFU to the Canadian International Resources and Development Institute. He serves on the advisory group of the Center for Global Development in Washington, and is a member of the Centre for International Policy Studies study group on Canada’s sustainable development policy in Ottawa