Cinzia Bianco is an analyst focused on the Persian Gulf, contributing to outlets such as the Middle East Institute, the Middle East Policy Council, and the Italian Review of Geopolitics "Limes". She is also a consultant with the US firm Gulf State Analytics. Bianco is currently undertaking a PhD program at the University of Exeter (UK). Her PhD research focuses on the evolution of Gulf security after the 2011 Arab uprisings.
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