FORA.tv Speaker - Alex Nicoll
Alexander Nicoll is Director of Editorial at the International Institute for Strategic Studies. He is Editor of the annual IISS publication Strategic Survey, and of the monthly publication Strategic Comments. He is leading the IISS European Capabilities Project, which is seeking new ways to define and analyse military capabilities in the light of modern missions.
Mr Nicoll came to the IISS from the Financial Times newspaper, where he was Defence Correspondent from 1997 to 2002. Previously, he had been the FT's Asia Editor and also spent three years on secondment to New Delhi as Consulting Editor of Business Standard, India's second largest business newspaper.
Among other positions at the FT, he was UK News Editor and International Edition Editor. During his earlier career with Reuters news agency, Mr Nicoll was a correspondent in Hong Kong, London, Paris, Tehran and New York. He is a graduate of St Johnâ€™s College, Oxford.
01.31.07 | 00:47:16 min
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