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Mr. Iulian Chifu

Mr. Iulian Chifu: Advisor of the Prime-Minister of Romania for Foreign Relations, Security and Strategic Affairs (2021-2023). He is the founder of the Conflict Prevention and Early Warning Center, in Bucharest. His expertise includes conflict analysis, crisis decision making and the post-Soviet Space.

Associated professor at the National School of Political and Administrative Studies Bucharest (SNSPA), Mr Chifu published more than thirty books on conflicts, crisis, post-soviet space and energy security and numerous articles in reviews, journals and newspapers in Romania and abroad. He holds a doctoral degree in Intelligence and National Security, National Defense University, as well as a doctoral degree in Contemporary History, awarded by the University of Craiova. Iulian Chifu is member of the board of the Center for Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS) at King’s College London, UK, and also member of the International Advisory committee, Journal CBRNE-Terrorism-Newsletter, Athens, Greece. Prior positions include presidential Counselor for Strategic Affairs and International Security of the Romanian President (2011-2014), advisor for Foreign Policy, Security and Defense of the Vice-President of the Romanian Senate (2006-2011). He worked as researcher and journalist (1991-1998), including correspondent of the BBC World Service, Romanian Service (1991-1995).

Mr. Iulian Chifu