Practice Head, Europe
Area of Expertise: EU/Eurozone, Greece, Cyprus, UK
Mujtaba Rahman leads Eurasia Group's Europe practice, focusing on European political economy and leading analysis on the EU/Eurozone, Greece, Cyprus, and the UK.
Prior to joining Eurasia Group, Mujtaba worked at the European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, and at the UK Treasury. He teaches political risk to graduate students at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs, New York University's Stern Business School, where he is an adjunct professor, and at the London School of Economics, where he is a Visiting Fellow. He is also a Non-Resident Fellow at ESADE Business School's Center for Global Economy and Geopolitics. In addition, Mujtaba regularly provides commentary to the media on European affairs, including the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times and television appearances on the BBC, Bloomberg, and CNBC.
Mujtaba holds an MA in International Affairs from Columbia University and an MA in European Political Economy from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He speaks French and Urdu.