Ciel Qi is a Research Analyst in Rhodium Group’s China practice focusing on China’s technological and economic development and foreign policy.
Previously, Ciel was a Research Assistant at the Belfer Center’s China Cyber Policy Initiative. Through an internship with the Hudson Institute and projects at the Harvard Kennedy School, she has conducted research on the Belt and Road Initiative, China’s development of a central bank digital currency, and China’s economic and foreign policies toward the Arctic, Belarus, Central Asia, Russia, Ukraine, and the United States.
Ciel holds a Master’s degree in religion, ethics, and politics from Harvard and is pursuing a second Master’s degree in technology and security from Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service. She is fluent in English and Mandarin.