Researcher on violent extremism and terrorism, focussing on jihadism and the Middle East.
Mike is a researcher on violent extremism and terrorism, focussing on jihadism and the Middle East. He graduated from the University of Edinburgh, with a year’s study in Canada, and has worked in Brussels and London on a variety of public policy issues.
He has spoken in the House of Lords on the far right in Britain, and has been working on ISIS defectors, as well as responses to extremism. Mike has spent time working in a refugee camp, and participated in a security conference at the US military academy West Point.