Dr Slawomir Raszewski is a Research Associate at the European Centre for Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS) in the Department of War Studies, King’s College London. He is author of numerous publications in the fields of energy, policy and governance, as well as a frequent speaker at international conferences and events, and a media commentator on energy and security issues including for the BBC. With his policy focus on political risk and energy security Slawomir also serves as a member of the Unconventional Hydrocarbons Network, an advisory committee to the European Commission. His academic research interests lie at the intersection between International Political Economy and Security. Slawomir’s previous research experience includes the Petroleum and Society project within the Centre for International Minerals and Energy Law (Queensland, Australia) and the ESRC-funded Political Economy of Energy in Europe and Russia network (Warwick, UK). Previously a Republic of Turkey funded Visiting Research Fellow at Ankara Slawomir holds a Ph.D from Leeds (UK) where his research focused on the role of energy transit in the external energy policy of the European Union. He is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK) and also teaches on the International Security programme at University College London. His working languages include English, Polish, Russian and Turkish.