Jackson Calder - CEO
Jackson holds a Masters of Strategic Studies with Distinction, and is passionate about tackling the complex geopolitical issues that are shaping our world. He has participated in diplomacy in New Zealand and Southeast Asia, conducted research & futures modelling for the Ministry of Defence, and contributed to numerous foreign policy and diplomacy organisations throughout Wellington.
He has experience analysing a plethora of strategic trends and disruptors, including but not limited to regional connectivity initiatives, hybrid warfare, geo-strategic infrastructure projects, agri-tech, artificial intelligence, disinformation, cyber and domestic politics. He believes the tools and knowledge at the core of international relations and national security affairs need to be more widely applied across all sectors. This includes utilising forecasting and robust futures modelling to analyse geopolitical risks being faced by businesses, to reduce uncertainty and increase organisational stability as we propel forward into a turbulent future.