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Jon Marks

Associate Fellow, Middle East and North Africa Programme

Contact: Email Jon Marks
Telephone: +44 1424 721 667
Fax:+44 1424 715 510


  • The Maghreb
  • Saudi Arabia
  • GCC Political Elites
  • Middle East Energy Issues


  • Recent work on reserves depletion project. Presentations/papers on national elites and oil companies in the MENA region.

Recent Publications


1996 - Date Chairman, Cross-border Information Ltd; Publisher, African Energy and Gulf States Newsletter and political risk consultancy
1994 - 1996 Specialist Adviser to the House of Lords Sub-Committee on European Communities (having previously worked in the Mediterranean department of the European Commission)
1986 - 1996 North Africa Specialist, Middle East Economic Digest (MEED); International Trade Finance associate editor, FT Newsletters; regular reporter/commentator on North Africa for BBC, C4, UK and international press

Broadcast Experience



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