Chris McCarthy

Associate

Chris joined Oxford Analytica in 2018 as part of the Advisory team based in New York. He previously worked with a consulting firm advising Fortune 100 companies on geopolitical risk and macro trends analysis.

Chris has also supported multinational clients on their cyber risk management and counter-terrorism strategies across diverse industries, including financial services, manufacturing, oil and gas, and real estate. He spent several years as a Senior Adviser to a former British foreign secretary, including organising political campaigns, directing an international fundraising project, and supporting a taskforce to tackle the illegal wildlife trade.

He is the Executive Director of Young Professionals in Foreign Policy, New York, a nonpartisan organisation that helps facilitate the next generation of foreign policy practitioners and leaders.

Chris has an MA in Conflict, Security, and Development from King’s College London, an MSc in International Public Policy from University College London, and a BA in History from Durham University.

Chris McCarthy