Tristan is research director at Future Risk, working on trade, industry and agricultural policy across China, Central Asia and Southeast Asia.
He has worked extensively on confidential commissioned research projects on macroeconomics in China, Thailand, Mongolia and Central Asia including as Junior Expert for the European Commission. Tristan worked in Beijing for research and advisory China Policy for three years with work covering China’s agricultural and metals commodities markets; cross‐border e‐commerce, international maritime law and polar policy, fiscal policy and agricultural finance.
He has worked for major governments in Europe and corporate clients in resources in Australia, North America, Singapore, and Russia. Tristan has taught public policy at the Australian National University and Dalian Maritime University and has delivered presentations to Australian Treasury, Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia, and McKinsey Financial.