Thiago is the director of Strategy of Arko Advice. He has given presentations about the Brazilian and Latin American political environment in over a dozen countries and universities in the United States, Canada, Europe and China. A specialist in political risk analysis and political network analysis, through his work he has advised over 100 companies, rating agencies and investment funds from Brazil and abroad. He is a Senior Associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and Research Associate at the Institut de Relations Internationales et Strategiques (France) and Co-editor and Co-presenter of the Brazilian Politics Podcast. (www.brazilianpoliticspodcast.com).