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Mark Galeotti

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Professor Mark Galeotti is one of the foremost Russia-watchers today, who travels there regularly to teach, lecture, talk to his contacts, and generally watch the unfolding story of the Putin era. Based in London, he is Senior Non-Resident Fellow at the Institute of International Relations Prague, having previously headed its Centre for European Security, and was before then Professor of Global Affairs at NYU. A prolific author on Russia and security affairs, he frequently acts as consultant to various government, commercial and law-enforcement agencies.

Books by Mark Galeotti

A Short History of Russia

An essential - and entertaining -- short history of Russia by acclaimed writer and expert Mark Galeotti, taking us from Ivan the Terrible to Vladimir Putin via Catherine the Great, the Russian Revolution and the fall of the USSR.

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We Need to Talk About Putin

An insider's account of the real Vladimir Putin by one of the world’s leading experts in Russian crime and politics.

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