Nathan Handwerker

Prior to joining Rhodium, Nathan spent three years building a China-focused consultancy and publication that he co-founded. Previously, he worked at Northern Trust Corporation as an analyst, where he supported anti-money laundering due diligence and financial operations for hedge funds.

Nathan is a graduate of Indiana University Bloomington and holds a degree in international relations and a certificate from the Chinese Flagship Program.

Emily Mardis

Emily works in the accounting operations team and has five years of accounting experience. She was recently an Accounts Payable Coordinator with Coastal Conservation Association, where she was responsible for a large volume of payables, 1099 processing, and general ledger review. Emily has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and a minor in Business Law from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

Mike Eckroth

Mike works in the accounting operations team and has four years of accounting experience. Most recently, he worked as an Accounts Receivable Specialist for SEB Professional, where he was responsible for posting daily payments, account reconciliation, and reporting for the Accounts Receivable department. Mike has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Economics from California State University, Fullerton.

Rogan Quinn

Prior to joining Rhodium Group, Rogan assumed an array of roles within the asset management and investment consulting space. His experience also includes implementing and evaluating economic development and social programs across emerging and developed countries. He remains actively involved with The Resolution Project, an organization that aims to empower responsible young leaders and their respective social ventures.

Rogan received his MBA in finance from China Europe International Business School in Shanghai and his BA in economics from Union College in New York.

Armand Meyer

Armand’s research focuses on China’s outbound investment trends and related economic and political policies. He utilizes his background in data science to track cross-border investment flows.

Prior to joining Rhodium, Armand interned for the European External Action Service in Singapore and worked as a Research Assistant at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) in London. Armand holds a Master’s degree in Asia-Pacific studies from SOAS University, London.

Anne Luo

Anne also supports the buildout of Rhodium Group’s proprietary databases, especially on China’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG).

Anne holds a dual master’s degree in International Affairs from the London School of Economics and Peking University. She is fluent in English, Mandarin, and French.

Daniel Balazs

Before joining Rhodium, Daniel interned for the Hungarian Embassy in Beijing, the European External Action Service, and the Consulate General of India in Shanghai. He assisted senior officials with data collection, social media sentiment analysis, and strategic document drafting. Daniel completed a PhD in Singapore, where he focused on the Cold War history of the China-India border dispute.”

Reva Goujon

Reva has almost two decades of professional experience as a geopolitical strategist, working with business and government clients to manage risks, assess scenarios, and make informed decisions. Reva is known for her ability to watch the map move and anticipate how deep, structural forces, including US-China competition, disruptive technologies, or the reorganization of global trade, are forcing a rethink of corporate strategy and behavior.

Prior to joining Rhodium Group, Reva was Managing Director and Head of Strategic Intelligence at Martin+Crumpton Group, a strategic advisory and risk management consulting firm. Before that, she was Vice President of Global Analysis at Stratfor, where she led a global team of analysts and served as chief thought leader for the firm’s strategic analysis, forecasting, and scenario-planning services.

Reva is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations. She has a bachelor’s degree in government from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree from the Security Studies program of the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.

Leo Liao

Before joining Rhodium, Leo was a Data Scientist for a financial technologies firm, specializing in the risk management modeling of the loans. He moved to France in 2020 to pursue his second Master’s degree in Data Science with a focus on Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing and Data Engineering.

Leo has a Bachelor’s degree and his first Master’s degree in Telecommunication Engineering in Beijing, and his second Master’s degree in Data Science in Paris.

Mahmoud Mobir

Prior to joining Rhodium Group, Mahmoud worked as an energy analyst withing GRTgaz, modeling the European energy system and quantifying the role of low carbon gases to help mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. Previously, he conducted research within Schneider Electric on the role of electricity and digitization in a decarbonized world. Mahmoud holds a Master’s degree in energy dynamics from INP Toulouse and a Master of Advanced Studies in energy systems optimization from Mines ParisTech.