Peter Zeihan is president and founder of the firm Zeihan on Geopolitics. A geopolitical strategist, he examines how the concept of place affects financial, economic, cultural, political, and military developments. Previously, Mr. Zeihan served as vice president of analysis at Stratfor. He has also worked with the US Embassy in Canberra, Australia, and served as Susan Eisenhower’s office coordinator at the Center for Political and Strategic Studies. Mr. Zeihan is the author of The Accidental Superpower and The Absent Superpower and has been featured in numerous media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, the Associated Press, Bloomberg, CNN, ABC, the New York Times, Fox News, and MarketWatch. He received a bachelor’s degree in political science from Truman State University, a master’s degree in political and economic development from the Patterson School of Diplomacy, and a postgraduate diploma in Asian studies from the University of Otago.