James Rogers

James Rogers is Co-Founder and Director of Research at the Council on Geostrategy, where he specialises in geopolitics and British strategic policy. He is also Editor of Britain’s World, the Council on Geostrategy’s online magazine. Previously, he held positions at the Henry Jackson Society, the Baltic Defence College, RAND Europe, and the European Union Institute for Security Studies.

His commentary has been carried in the global media and he has been invited to give oral evidence at the Foreign Affairs, Defence, and International Development committees in the Houses of Parliament. His research has been cited and endorsed by the serving British prime minister, and he has worked on research projects for the British and French ministries of defence. He holds an MPhil in Contemporary European Studies from the University of Cambridge and an award-winning BSc Econ (Hons) in International Politics and Strategic Studies from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.

16 June 2022

E42: European energy security and the role of Ukraine

In Episode 42, Viktorija speaks with the authors of our recent report about European energy security and the role of Ukraine in the future
16 June 2022

A new energy policy for Europe: The significance of Ukraine

Dr Alexander Lanoszka, James Rogers and Patrick Triglavcanin outline Ukraine’s potential in replacing Russia’s fossil fuel exports to the European Union
7 February 2022

E21: The Black Sea region: Beyond NATO

In Episode 21, Viktorija speaks with two of the authors of our most recent Policy Paper, Dr. Alexander Lanoszka and James Rogers
22 February 2022

E12: The Black Sea with Prof. Mark Galeotti and James Rogers

In episode 12, Viktorija discusses Russia in the Black Sea region with Associate Fellow Dr Mark Galeotti and Director of Research James Rogers
7 February 2022

E9: The Aid Debate with Ryan Henson and James Rogers

In episode 9, Viktorija speaks to Ryan Henson and James Rogers. They discuss the ongoing debate surrounding the United Kingdom’s aid commitments
3 February 2022

E1: Introducing the Council on Geostrategy

In this first episode of Geostrategy360° Viktorija Starych-Samuolienė and James Rogers discuss the founding of the Council on Geostrategy