Project Description

Theresa Fallon

Director, Centre for Russia Europe Asia Studies

Ms. Theresa Fallon is a Brussels-based analyst, writer, and commentator on global energy and geopolitics with over 20 years’ experience.

A member of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP-EU), in 2016 she established the Centre for Russia, Europe, Asia Studies (CREAS).

Ms. Fallon’s current research focus is on EU-Asia relations, Sino-Russian relations, maritime security, global governance, and China’s Belt and Road Initiative. She is a frequent panelist at conferences and events around the world and has testified on a number of occasions to the European Parliament Committee on Foreign Affairs and Subcommittee on Security and Defense. Previously she was a senior associate with the European Institute for Asian Studies (EIAS) in Brussels and a member of the Strategic Advisors Group for the NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR).

Mrs. Fallon is a graduate of the University of Chicago, Loyola University, and the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Ms. Fallon has been widely published. Her articles have appeared, inter alia, in American Foreign Policy InterestsThe Asan Forum, Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative of CSIS, China BriefThe DiplomatISN Security WatchPlanEcon Energy Report, Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) Newsbrief, and other academic publications.

She has been featured on international media including BBC, CCTV, CNBC, Channel News Asia, CNN, Radio France International, The GuardianThe Japan TimesThe Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times.