Yevgen Sautin is a PhD student at the University of Cambridge where he is a Gates Scholar. Studying modern Chinese history, Yevgen’s dissertation is on the early years of the PRC. Previously Yevgen worked as a Strategic Risk Analyst at U.S. Bancorp. He has an MA from the University of Chicago in International Relations. Prior to graduate school, he was a Junior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Yevgen speaks and reads both Mandarin and Russian, and publishes commentary on international politics in leading journals and newspapers such as the National Interest. When not working, Yevgen enjoys globetrotting, rowing, and being a foodie.