Brian P. Klein is a leading global strategist. He has worked in both the public and private sectors serving as Director of Southeast Asia Affairs at the White House, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and as a U.S. diplomat in India and China. From 2008-2009 he was a Council on Foreign Relations-Hitachi International Affairs Fellow based in Japan. He previously worked raising venture capital for and managing several technology start-ups as a director of a Virginia-based corporate incubator.

His articles and commentary have appeared in The New York Times, Foreign Affairs, CNN, Newsweek Japan, The Council on Foreign Relations, and The Diplomat, among others. An active public speaker he has appeared at events in the U.S., China, India, and Japan.

On Twitter: @brianpklein